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    On the art of using real historical figures—and wild events—to craft thrilling narratives for readers.

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    What's the Key To Finishing That Novel Of Yours? Try Working at the Library.

    I started working at my local library two years ago. After a decade spent in the city, I knew I wasn’t happy and so left...