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Baked: A Novel – A Dark Comedy with a Green Tint

“One bullet can really fuck up your day.” ―Mark Haskell Smith, Baked Baked: A Novel has all the proper ingredients for a deviant good time: mystery, murder, intrigue, and copious amounts of high quality marijuana. The green-thumbed protagonist, Miro Basinas, while interesting and likable, is overshadowed by the delightful cast of secondary characters. Author Mark[...]

J.K. Rowling

The Pseudonym of J.K. Rowling

Robert Gilbraith Earlier this year, J.K. Rowling, known the world over for her popular and best-selling series Harry Potter, revealed to The Telegraph that she authored the novel “The Cuckoo’s Calling” under the pseudonym of Robert Gilbraith, who was first believed to be a male writer publishing his first novel. The crime[...]