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Barry's Tale

(The Amazing Conroy #2)

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A hypnotist, his alien companion animal, and a little girl with terrifying powers. Also a barbecue festival. What could possibly go wrong?

He came for the barbecue.

He stayed to help the little girl.

The Amazing Conroy travels to the edge of human space to attend the best barbecue competition in the galaxy.

When a six-year-old becomes infatuated with Reggie his buffali

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Kindle Edition, 83 pages
Published December 18th 2019 by Paper Golem LLC (first published August 30th 2012)
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David H.
Sep 17, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I read this originally right after reading the short story "Buffalo Dogs," but I felt I understood a little bit more this time now that I'd read Buffalito Bundle, a collection of Amazing Conroy stories.

Barry's Tale follows Conroy as he attends a prestigious barbecue festival on a closed planet in the hopes of getting a marketing endorsement. Nothing goes as planned of course, especially when there's a special little girl that Conroy might be able to help. I really enjoyed this novella--it's well
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The Amazing Conroy series is genuinely a delightful series. It can be considered quite lighthearted as it follows the life of our favorite hypnotist.
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Lawrence M. Schoen holds a Ph.D. in cognitive psychology, is a past Astounding, Hugo, and Nebula, nominee, twice won the Cóyotl award for best novel, founded the Klingon Language Institute, and occasionally does work as a hypnotherapist specializing in authors’ issues. He is a cancer survivor.

His science fiction includes many light and humorous adventures of a space-faring stage hypnotist and his
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