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R.S. Pateman

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So, here we are, on the run up to the publication of my second novel, The Prophecy of Bees. It's out in November and the publication will be the end of a long haul to get the book into a fit state for readers.

I've often heard writers talk of the problematic second book and, alas, I was not immune from this particular phenomenon. First novels are written 'blind.' There is a hope of it being publ... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 25, 2014 02:10 • 141 views • Tags: psychological-thriller, r-s-pateman, second-novel, superstition, the-prophecy-of-bees
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