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Here's her post about it on facebook, she calls her fans "thumbs":

I'm coming out, Thumbs! I've been leading a double life as a man for a while now, and will be attending the Killer Women weekend in London at the end of October... as my alter-ego, Jack Bowman [1f62e]:o Luckily it's good news for YOU, because you now have another book by me to read, although it's a fish of a very different colour...

So the book is called High Rollers and is an action thriller different enough that she thought readers would be more likely to read it if it was a male author. It's not available in the US so I may have to do Mike's trick of getting an amazon UK account.

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We had a very interesting discussion here one time, I think on the James Patterson thread, about cross-gender, cross-race writing ... How well Patterson did writing the Alex Cross books as a Black detective written by a White man ...  There were also references to men writing as women ... I'll be interested to see how Belinda does ...

What's the difference between a cat and a comma ? One has claws at the end of its paws and one is a pause at the end of a clause ...
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