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Jack Reacher Meets The X-Files

As I write this I am just weeks away from publishing the first novel in a new series I have been brainstorming for quite some time.

The novel is titled Extraction and it is the first Jacob Hunter novel.

But who is Jacob Hunter?

Jacob Hunter is the person we would have if Jack Reacher investigated The X-Files.

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I Have So Many Books…

I have so many books that I forget what books I actually have.

I have a bookcase in the office that is overflowing. I have a bookcase in the garage that is almost overflowing. I boxes of books in the shed that are overflowing. And I have a Kindle Paperwhite that is…well, far from overflowing, but there are a lot of books on there.

I have so many books that I am in danger of buying books that I already have without even realizing it. In fact, Amazon just saved me from doing that very thing the other day.

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Do Androids Dream of Electric Blade Runners

Yesterday I was at Barnes and Noble and while browsing through the Blu-rays I found the 30th Anniversary Edition of Blade Runner. This is a nice little set with three discs and a booklet and bonus material and all four cuts of the film.

I was amazed to see that it was only $19.99. Usually prices at B&N for DVDs and Blu-rays are outrageous.

Since I recently finished the book Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep I had to buy the movie.

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I Am Not A Serial Killer – Book Review

I finally finished reading I Am Not A Serial Killer by Dan Wells. You may remember mentioning that I discovered the book after I saw an online ad for the movie adaptation.

I debated if I should read the book first or watch the movie first, decided that I should watch the movie first, and now have finished the book. You can see my movie review here. This post will be a review of the book, with no spoilers, but I will be comparing it to the movie in the process.

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Movie First, Book Second

Facebook algorithms have determined that I should see advertisements for the movie I Am Not A Serial Killer.

I am glad that the Facebook algorithms finally got something right.

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