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The Man Who Fooled SAVAK is about love and love of freedom

Doug Roberts with one of his catsWhen I read Doug Roberts' book, The Man Who Fooled SAVAK, it was one of those stories that completely engrossed me where I couldn't put it down until it was finished. Inspired by true events in the early 1970s, The Man Who Fooled SAVAK captures what it is like to live in a…See More
Jun 23, 2011
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"Are you on Facebook and LinkedIn? I would like to connect with you there also. I am trying to make more friends and fans so that I can spread awareness for breast cancer during pregnancy. I was diagnosed Stage 3 in the 5th month of my pregnancy in…"
Dec 4, 2009
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Where in the Blogsphere is Anthony S. Policastro?

My blog tour for both of my novels, Dark End of the Spectrum and Absence of Faith has started.Below is where I will be in the Blogsphere.Many thanks to all my fellow bloggers and authors who are supporting me in this tour.September 14, 2009…See More
Sep 16, 2009
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"Welcome to the Book Marketing Network. Join in some discussions, post a blog or video, schedule an event, make some friends. I think you'll enjoy it here. John Kremer, book marketing expert http://www.bookmarket.com "
Mar 12, 2009
Anthony S. Policastro left a comment for Christian Schaal
"Hi Christian, Thanks. It was a copy and paste document and I guess I didn't grab the "A". Thanks for spotting it. Anthony"
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"reviewing your website now."
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"Letting you know you spelled your name wrong at the top of your page. christian www.christianschaal.com"
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Where in the Blogsphere is Anthony S. Policastro?





My blog tour for both of my novels, Dark End of the Spectrum and Absence of Faith has… Continue

Posted on September 16, 2009 at 9:34pm

Think Outside of the Bookstore Box



I recently attended a friend of mine's book launch and signing at a local coffee house here in Raleigh, NC and I found it highly successful.



Martin Brossman, the author of… Continue

Posted on August 25, 2009 at 10:17pm

Never Judge a Book by its Genre

By Anthony S. Policastro



My newest book, Dark End of the Spectrum has received several reviews and they have caused me to nearly fall off my chair when I heard them.



When I finished writing the… Continue

Posted on July 28, 2009 at 10:01pm

Simon & Schuster's eBook Venture will Fail



By Anthony S. Policastro



Simon & Schuster will now sell its most popular titles as eBooks on Scribd.com. Great news! A major publishing house is going digital.



But they are doomed to failure.



They think readers will pay 20% off the list price of a book's most recent… Continue

Posted on June 18, 2009 at 10:00pm — 2 Comments

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At 11:08am on March 12, 2009, Christian Schaal said…
reviewing your website now.
At 11:08am on March 12, 2009, Christian Schaal said…
Letting you know you spelled your name wrong at the top of your page.

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Something About Me and My Book:
Anthony S. Policastro has been writing all his life.

The publication of his first novel is the pinnacle of his work having previously published articles in The New York Times, American Photographer and other national, regional, and local publications.

Policastro was the former editor-in-chief of Carolina Style magazine, a regional lifestyle publication similar to Southern Living magazine. He was a former journalist, photographer, and webmaster.

The author’s background is in technology, business intelligence, and communications. He is the former senior business analyst for Lulu.com, the largest do-it-yourself publisher in the world headquartered in Raleigh, NC.

A member of the Backspace writers group, he has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Creative Writing and a BA in American Studies both from Penn State University.

His short essay on “What does it mean to be an American family” won in the Borders books Gather.com contest to promote the movie and book, Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri.

He currently writes a blog with Michael Neff, creator and editor of the Webdelsol and Algonkian websites, about writers’ issues called The Writer’s Edge. Policastro and Neff have been referred to as the Ebert and Roeper of the literary scene with their point/counterpoint posts.

He has two BA degrees - one in Creative Writing, and another in American Studies from Penn State University, both of which have greatly enhanced his writing career.

Born in New Jersey, he now lives in Raleigh, North Carolina with his wife. He has two sons and a daughter.
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