J. Robert King


Archive for September, 2009

Fooling None of the People

When I grew up, there was an old expression: “You can fool all of the people some of the time, you can fool some of the people all of the time, but you can’t fool all of the people all of the time.” I declare that expression dead, along with the expression, “Photos don’t lie.” […]

September 22nd, 2009
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Mortality and Toenails

Do you clip your toenails? I hope the answer is yes. The only people who say no are trying for the Guinness Book of World Records or are vampires. Of course you cut your toenails. You don’t want them jutting from your sneakers or curling under your toes. You don’t want them going yellow with […]

September 20th, 2009
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Wahoo Reviews!

The first reviews of my new novel, Angel of Death, are in, and they’re terrific! Here’s part of Gill Polack’s review: King has a very lean writing style. Deceptively clean. Every word counts. Even the beginning, which reads as fairly standard, has a bunch more in it than shows until things unravel. In fact, it […]

September 17th, 2009
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Read from Death’s Disciples

My new novel, Angel of Death, has just hit the streets in the UK and Australia. If you want to read excerpts from it, go to the magnificent blog of Barbara Martin. I’m currently working on my new Angry Robot title–Death’s Disciples. Read the prologue here! Prologue: Flight I hate flying. Always have. It’s not […]

September 13th, 2009
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