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Jacob Floyd

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Born
in Louisville, The United States
October 08, 1980

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Jacob Floyd is a horror author who also writes paranormal nonfiction with his wife Jenny. Together they own and operate Anubis Press, Nightmare Press, Wild West Press, and Poet Tree Grove.

Jacob loves horror but reads all genres. His favorite authors are Fyodor Dostoevsky, J.R.R. Tolkien, Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, Ernest Hemingway, John Steinbeck, Toni Morrison, Clive Barker, Dennis Lehane, James Herbert, Richard Laymon, Emily Dickinson, Elmore Leonard, Matsuo Basho, Allen Ginsberg, J.K. Rowling, R.L. Stine, Suzanne Collins, and Dean Koontz.

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Night of the Possums

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The Pleasure Hunt

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I didn't finish this one. Why? Two reasons: 1) It seems fabricated or embellished, and the events were just too silly and outlandish for me. 2) If it's not made up, I'm not really interested in reading about such bad parenting. I didn't really know w ...more
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I don't like Kurt Vonnegut and I don't like Kurt Vonnegut wannabes either. Robbins is one of those "edgy" writers who tries to pass off word diarrhea as wit. I couldn't get into it. That sort of writing isn't for me. I don't dig blather. ...more
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This book is absurd. I didn't even make it very far. The prologue and first chapter were so poorly written I was taken right out of the story. The prose was a laborious info-dump with very watery wit and lame descriptions. It's very rare bad writing ...more
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I truly enjoyed the story. A man surrounded by death can't seem to escape it. I love the simplistic yet bold writing style. The passages are raw and to the point. Hemingway shows sensitivity and strength. The biggest issue I have with the book is the ...more
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Oscar Wilde
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
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Albert Einstein
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
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Bernard M. Baruch
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.”
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William W. Purkey
“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.”
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Frank Zappa
“So many books, so little time.”
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Leo Robertson Nice to meet you, Jacob! Looking forward to chatting to you about books :)


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