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Kenneth Eade

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Described by critics as "one of our strongest thriller writers on the scene," author Kenneth Eade, best known for his legal and political thrillers, practiced law for 30 years before publishing his first novel, "An Involuntary Spy." Eade, an up and coming author in the legal thriller and courtroom drama genre, has been described by critics as "One of our strongest thriller writers on the scene and the fact that he draws his stories from the contemporary philosophical landscape is very much to his credit." He is often compared to John Grisham, whom many regard as the master of the legal thriller.

Says Eade of the comparisons, "Readers compare me in style to John Grisham and, although there are some similarities, because John also likes to cra
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Kenneth Eade I don't get writer's block. When I have inspiration, I write until I am exhausted. When I am thinking about what to write in an upcoming chapter of a…moreI don't get writer's block. When I have inspiration, I write until I am exhausted. When I am thinking about what to write in an upcoming chapter of a book I am working on, I take a walk, and the fresh air and nature give rise to more inspiration.(less)
Kenneth Eade I'm working on "HOA wire," the third book in the Brent Marks Legal Thriller Series
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Remember The Lincoln Lawyer? That legal thriller by Michael Connelly which introduced unconventional lawyer Mickey Haller? He’s back! And apparently because of John Grisham.

Grisham’s Rogue Lawyer is Sebastian Rudd, who works out of a van instead of an office, has a driver/bodyguard instead of a receptionist, an ex-wife and a kid, a problem with alcohol and with authority and the occasional brus... Read more of this blog post »
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“We are all alone in this world; even in a crowd.”
Kenneth Eade, HOA Wire

“The truth never had any shades of grey – there was always a discernible line between black and white.”
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“Most people, faced with two difficult choices, prefer not to choose at all.”
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“We must learn that passively to accept an unjust system is to cooperate with that system, and thereby to become a participant in its evil.”
Martin Luther King Jr.

“If you knew when your last day of life was going to be, it was the best place to spend your last night on earth, because in Russia people party like tomorrow will never come.”
Kenneth Eade, An Involuntary Spy

“Society tends to stick labels on everything and everyone. The label that is given to you will stick with you for a lifetime.”
Kenneth Eade, An Involuntary Spy

“Sometimes one man must fight for what he feels is right, even against the majority. Something that is wrong does not change to right just because the majority approves it, ignores it, or the government says it is right. It is still wrong.”
Kenneth Eade, An Involuntary Spy

“Genetic engineering was messy. To force a sequence of foreign DNA into a plant, you couldn’t just snip the desired gene from the bacteria and sew it on to the plant’s DNA sequence like an old woman working on a quilt.”
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