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John Derhak
Author of Tales from the moe.Republic & Chill Your Cockles





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John Derhak is a writer, storyteller, and historian, who spends his time near the Atlantic Ocean.
His general interests include but are not limited to: History of plumbing. The feel of a new pen. The aurora borealis. Popular uprisings. Baseball. A bottle of good red wine. Fine cigars. Sons. Family. Friends. The beach. Imagination. Purple. A cure for porphyrophobia. Astral projection. Common Sense. Maine. A stand of pines. Moose. Gnarly Barley Ale. Prime numbers. Pooches. The Red Sox nation. The Patriots. A pint of Guiness. Czech Pilsners. Aureolas. Curves. Mountains. Wilderness. The urban jungle. moe., jazz, bluegrass, the standards, and rock 'n roll. South Florida as a dystopian paradigm. The higher stages of the barbarian culture. P.T. Barnum as philosopher-king. Grilled Asparagus. The buzz with onomatopoeia.
The Bones of Lazarus (The Novel), his third work of fiction, is a very dark comedy and supernatural thriller (2012). Chill Your Cockles (2009), a collection of haunting tales, is his second work of fiction. Tales from the moe.Republic, his first novel, a Pulitzer Prize contender for fiction, was released in 2007.


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