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Creston Mapes

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Creston is the Amazon #1 Bestselling Author of Christian Fiction Suspense Thrillers!

His top-rated mystery thrillers include Poison Town, Fear Has a Name, Nobody, Dark Star, and Full Tilt. Creston's new thriller series, The Crittendon Files, launched June of 2013, and will continue with two new releases in 2014, including Poison Town and Sky Zone. His early years as a reporter inspire many of his novels

A journalist, copywriter, and editor, Creston works from his home-office in Atlanta for some of the nation's top media companies, and nationally-recognized corporations, including Chick-fil-A, Coke, ABC-TV, and The Weather Channel. In addition to Creston's novels and freelance writing, he has ghostwritten and edited seven non-fiction titles.

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Come out, say hello and get a signed copy of my new thriller Sky Zone.

June 7, 2014

LifeWay - Mall of Georgia

1-3 pm

3125 Woodward Crossing Blvd
Buford, GA 30519
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Fear Has a Name (The Critte...

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Nobody

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Poison Town (The Crittendon...

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"Another good one!

Creation Mapes is a fabulous author who is willing to tackle the hard subjects while still bringing God glory. Full Tilt was the second in the Rock Star series. Of course the first book is always the best but Full Tilt is really g..." Read more of this review »
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I thought I had read my favorite Creston Mapes novel when I read Nobody! As much as I recommend that book, I recommend Dark Star even more! Wow, what a read! The storyline kept you engaged and you HAD to find out how it would end, the interw..." Read more of this review »
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"Rock idol Everett Lester has dragged himself and his band from sordid beginnings to the peak of fame—and into as many excesses and vices as he can find. Through it all, two women hold increasing influence in his life: Endora Crystal, his personal..." Read more of this review »
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“Evil is a departure from the way things ought to be. But it could not be a departure from the way things ought to be unless there is a way things ought to be. If there is a way things ought to be, then there is a design plan for how things ought to be. And if there is such a design plan, then there is a designer.” R. Douglas Geivett”
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“Kind of. White guy, maybe in his thirties, really big. Driving an old brown Toyota. The cops are after him now.”
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“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
-Philippians 4:6”
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“Prayer adds an element of surprise to your life that is more fun than a surprise party or surprise gift or surprise romance. In fact, prayer turns life into a party, into a gift, into a romance.”
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Creston Mapes My pleasure, Tom.

Regards,

Creston


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Tom Blubaugh Hi Creston,

Thanks for joining my circle of friends.

Blessings,

Tom


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