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Final Purchases in Brew City

As the title reads; final purchases. Went over to MysteryOne on Thursday. I was looking to buy three books and I ended up w/ four... or three and a paperback. Two books were bought before I even walked in the door.

The Blonde by Duane Swierczynski and Big City, Bad Blood by Sean Chercover. Glad to finally have Duane's book. Monkey? Off my back. The other book? It is on my 2007 list that at this point I might not even publish.

The other hardback was Arnaldur Indridason's first US release, Jar City. I'll be honest, I picked it up because it has become hugely collectible. We will see.

And last and who knows maybe least, I picked up The Drummer by Anthony Neil Smith. Described as Heavy Metal Noir, this is a paperback original. I know nothing about this book. It was signed and $14 so there you go.

This book was put out by Two Dollar Radio Movement. They are a young publisher. Started in 2005. I wish them all the luck in the world I have a soft spot for independent book publishers. Sad to say it looks as if UglyTown is now defunct.


Hey, Daniel! Thanks for blowing your hard-earned coin on my book!
Neil said…
I hope I'm not least....

Thanks for giving it a shot.

Daniel Wagner said…
Jeez... embarrassed that I wrote that now....Richard at MysteryOne talked it up good, and he has never steered me wrong.

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