WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Is Self-Publishing His New Novel

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Relationships can be so fraught. The narrator in this tune can’t understand why his girlfriend is leaving him, but I think I detect in his tone a little suppressed anger. … Continue reading

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¡Fascination is live on Amazon!

Yesterday, with no fanfare whatsoever, I published Fascination on Amazon. I know. Unexpected, right? You can probably guess why I did it. Two main reasons: One, that after an initial … Continue reading

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The Historical Novel Society reviews Town Father

  How’s this for a pull quote? “Brennan does a wonderful job of bringing this off-kilter utopia to life in a narrative that is both highly entertaining and genuinely moving.” … Continue reading

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Occasional Soulmates – a review

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Occasional Soulmates by Kevin Brennan Purchase copies here The Description When the thirty-eight-year-old San Francisco doctor meets her new patient, a handsome British expat…

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Yesterday Road – a review

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Yesterday Road by Kevin Brennan Purchase copies here A coming-of-old-age beauty, destined to become a classic… It isn’t often that the sheer beauty of…

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Strange new world

Speaking of the new world we’re living in, i.e., TrumpWorld®, I learned the other day that some liberal friends of ours are being harassed by a marauding Trumpster who must … Continue reading

December 7, 2016 · 14 Comments

The Big Bad Discovery Problem: How Is Anyone Going to Find Your Book?

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At #FutureBook16, a conference based in London, authors, agents, publishers, and others converged to discuss the future of the book. Or, really, the future of…

December 6, 2016 · 2 Comments

Fight the power … with tweets

Just in case you think I’ve moved on from the travesty that was the 2016 presidential election, I want you to know that my ulcer is coming along very nicely. … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · 17 Comments

My name is true

You know you’re getting old when the top baby names of the year sound like they come from a Tolkien novel or some undiscovered island in the Sea of Java. … Continue reading

December 3, 2016 · 12 Comments

Nostalgia isn’t what it used to be

I stole that title from the writer Peter de Vries. Kind of nails it, eh? I was already in the throes of this unexpected nostalgia binge when I had a … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · 8 Comments

Nostalgia Girl No. 3

And there was one more girl who left a strong impression on me when I was a young man. Her name was Mary Ellen — about the most earnestly Roman … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · 8 Comments