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Oak Anderson

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Oak Anderson has developed a unique knowledge base in the area of international security, protection and safety through decades of work in the private sector. He was a certified trainer in non-deadly force personal protection, is trained in active shooter response, executive protection, identifying and handling suspicious packages, self-applied protective measures, and kidnap avoidance.

Oak has been deployed for body guarding, protective driving, undercover intelligence, and other security assignments, also liaising with federal authorities on airport security related investigations.

It is these life experiences that Oak has used to let his imagination craft unique crime thrillers that leave readers thinking, couldn't that really happen and c
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Oak Anderson Absolutely. I've been working on short stories related to TOWY lately, but I've built the framework around a sequel. It will be as frightening a conce…moreAbsolutely. I've been working on short stories related to TOWY lately, but I've built the framework around a sequel. It will be as frightening a concept as the original, although completely different.

Did you like how TOWY ended, leaving the door slightly open for a sequel?(less)
Oak Anderson I'm working on short stories related to Take One With You. Essentially, events that took place during the www.towy.la chaos. Each short will focus on …moreI'm working on short stories related to Take One With You. Essentially, events that took place during the www.towy.la chaos. Each short will focus on a TOWY 'farmer' (suicidal person) and their intended kill (person deemed to be worthy of taking out), with Thane Parks as Detective.

BTW - have you visited www.towy.la, the website at the root of the TOWY movement?(less)
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FREE Short Story - a quick read for you

Did you read or are you thinking about reading, Take One With You? Yeah!? Cool.

For being super cool, I'm going to email you TOWY Episode #2 to check out.

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Send me an email at info@takeonewithyou.com and you'll have a copy in your inbox soon afterDEAD EVEN - TOWY Episode #2.

Thanks for being a fan of the series and for your support.

I truly appreciate it.

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and I hope your week is
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Only one more day until the weekend! :D
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Hope you have an awesome weekend!


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Olivia K. thanks for the add Mr. Anderson ^^
I just totally loved you name btw and 'm looking forward to reading your book


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Scott Roberts Merry christmas.


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Donna Merry Christmas Oak :)


Estelle B. Thank you for being my friend on this website! All the best, Estelle B-)


Ashton Jade Gibbs

Helloooo! Thanks for the add, looking forward to chatting books. So cool that your mum is from Hull, haha, is that Hull, UK? :)


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Sarah Brocious Read anything interesting lately? ;)


♥♡¢σσкιє♥♡ (Krystle) I only have three things to say:

1. Thanks for friending me.

2. Love your name.

3. Oh my gosh I want to read your book!!!!

That is all. :)


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Oak Anderson Sanae wrote: "Hi! Thank you for accepting my friend request. Take One With You looks REALLY interesting. Looking forward to reading it ! :))"

Thanks for the note, Sanae, glad you reached out, and I look forward to your thoughts on TOWY :)


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Oak Anderson Puddlyduck wrote: "Thanks for the invite! I've added Take One With You to my tbr shelf - it looks very intriguing!"

Hey Puddlyduck! Thanks, I look forward to your thoughts.


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Oak Anderson Janie wrote: "Hi Oak thanks so much for the friend request. Take one With You sounds fantastic. I have marked it for my TBR!"

Excuse my delayed repsonse, Janie, I didn't see it until now. Thanks for the connection!


Puddlyduck Thanks for the invite! I've added Take One With You to my tbr shelf - it looks very intriguing!


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Janie Johnson Hi Oak thanks so much for the friend request. Take one With You sounds fantastic. I have marked it for my TBR!


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


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Oak Anderson Liz wrote: "Thank you for the friend request! Happy reading and writing! :)"

Great to meet you Liz!


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Liz Thank you for the friend request! Happy reading and writing! :)


Christine :)


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Oak Anderson Maria wrote: "Hello!
Thanks for the friend-vite. I'm happy to meet you.
I'm also excited and looking forward to reading your book!!
Have a good evening and hope to chat soon. : D"


Hi Maria, great to meet you as well! Chat soon...


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Maria Hello!
Thanks for the friend-vite. I'm happy to meet you.
I'm also excited and looking forward to reading your book!!
Have a good evening and hope to chat soon. : D


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Oak Anderson Donna wrote: "Hey there! Thanks for friend invite. Will see you around GR. Looking forward to chatting with you and reading your book."

Great to meet you Donna, and I look forward to chatting with you as well.


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Donna Hey there! Thanks for friend invite. Will see you around GR. Looking forward to chatting with you and reading your book.


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Oak Anderson Marcie wrote: "Hi Oak, thank you for the friend invite! Looking forward to chatting with ya. Congratulations on your book!!"

Same to you Marcie, and thanks!


Marcie Hi Oak, thank you for the friend invite! Looking forward to chatting with ya. Congratulations on your book!!


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Oak Anderson Alejandro wrote: "Thanks for the friend invite."

Great to connect with you, Alejandro.


Alejandro Thanks for the friend invite.


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Oak Anderson Phoenix wrote: "Hello there,

Thanks for the invite. I have added your book to my wishlist but I'm about 46 books behind and about 10 series."


I hear ya Phoenix! I'm way behind as well. Thanks for the add regardless.


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Oak Anderson Farhin wrote: "Hello Mr. Anderson :) Thank you so much for the friend request, I look forward to reading your work!"

Thanks for the connection Farhin, and I look forward to your thoughts on my book! Enjoy!

Oak


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Kate Hello there,

Thanks for the invite. I have added your book to my wishlist but I'm about 46 books behind and about 10 series.


Farhin Hello Mr. Anderson :) Thank you so much for the friend request, I look forward to reading your work!


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Oak Anderson Jelena wrote: "Jelena Bosh I haven't heard of that one before but from the synopsis that I read and hearing that It had such an impact on your own life, then its going on my TBR haha. Its strange how a book, even..."

Wow, Between the Shades of Grey looks intense. Might have to go on my TBR as well! Keep in touch...


Yelena Bosh Jelena Bosh I haven't heard of that one before but from the synopsis that I read and hearing that It had such an impact on your own life, then its going on my TBR haha. Its strange how a book, even fiction, can have such a strong influence and for me it would have to be "Between the Shades of Grey". I have read a lot of books that I love but this one in particular I just can't seem to forget, its both sweet and sad at the same time. Thank you for the friend request!


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