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May 9, 2013

The algebra of joy

Filed under: books — danylmc @ 2:19 pm

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Holding the first copy of your first novel in your hands isn’t quite as wonderful as first holding your first child, but the novel didn’t spray me with horrible green shit the second I picked it up. So.

19 Comments »

  1. Congratulations. Now about that cigar..

    Comment by Sacha — May 9, 2013 @ 2:30 pm

  2. Can we order one yet?

    Comment by pete — May 9, 2013 @ 2:32 pm

  3. I shouldn’t worry. The second novel will far surpass any expectations you will have of your second offspring.

    Comment by Gregor W — May 9, 2013 @ 2:33 pm

  4. phwoah.

    Comment by dfmamea — May 9, 2013 @ 2:38 pm

  5. Congrats! Impressed your name is bigger than the book title. Like Stephen King.

    Comment by Andrew Brettell — May 9, 2013 @ 3:54 pm

  6. the novel didnā€™t spray me with horrible green shit the second I picked it up

    Your sacrifice must have been in honour of the wrong Diety.

    Comment by Phil — May 9, 2013 @ 4:11 pm

  7. I don’t want to read a book that doesn’t spray me with horrible green shit. congrats anyway Danyl

    Comment by nommopilot — May 9, 2013 @ 4:56 pm

  8. Congratulations!

    Comment by Deborah — May 9, 2013 @ 5:54 pm

  9. Finally, a mystery novel that WON’T spray you with horrible green shit when you open it!

    Comment by Hugh — May 9, 2013 @ 6:02 pm

  10. congratulations, well done! Looking forward to picking up a copy.

    Comment by R — May 9, 2013 @ 6:04 pm

  11. Tall Tales and True from the Vale of The Wronged Women. Looking forward to it.

    Comment by Roger — May 9, 2013 @ 6:56 pm

  12. Congratulations, looking forward to reading it.

    Comment by homepaddock — May 9, 2013 @ 7:32 pm

  13. Phwoar. Well done…

    Comment by garethw — May 9, 2013 @ 7:39 pm

  14. The cover is remarkable, showing that the text itself holds significant promise, no doubt.

    Comment by Dan — May 9, 2013 @ 7:46 pm

  15. @Dan: They say don’t just a book by its cover. But what if the building’s on fire? Don’t be a hero man, just judge it and get out.

    Comment by Hugh — May 9, 2013 @ 7:51 pm

  16. Fuck, Hugh, that’s funny. That’s like myself talking to myself. You know what, brother, some people just don’t get us and our humour sometimes …

    Comment by Dan — May 9, 2013 @ 8:14 pm

  17. Wll done!šŸ™‚

    Comment by Sanctuary — May 9, 2013 @ 9:10 pm

  18. Well done and congrats! Looking forward to the Kindle edition.

    Comment by teararoawalkers — May 11, 2013 @ 3:50 pm

  19. Is it coming out on kindle? (serious question).

    Comment by Sanctuary — May 22, 2013 @ 7:38 am


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