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Written By : Scott Good
Scott Good's Loss of Control

I'm thrilled to say, early reviews of my book Loss of Control have been overwhelmingly positive. Here are a few of the comments I've pulled from both Amazon.com reviews and Facebook:

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!!!! I loved it...and I read a lot of thriller/mysteries. I loved the characters. The plot set in/around the race track was great. I didn't figure out "who dun it" until you told me!!! I keep trying to figure out what actor plays which character in the movie.

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I'm about halfway through and still riveted. Started taking the book with me into the loo so I can sneak in a few more pages.

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Just finished my copy tonight. I loved it….Can't wait for the next one!

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The movie will make Scott money, but it will suck. They always do. READ THE BOOK!

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Just finished reading this book last night. I found myself sneaking time away from other things to get in a few more pages. Needless to say it was tough to put down. Whether you are a racer, fan, or just love to read, it's a must-have.

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Great read that combines a well crafted murder mystery with a very descriptive and exciting foray into the sport of road racing. The story grabbed me immediately and kept me engaged to the intriguing end.

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Thoroughly enjoyed this book, and in fact I found myself reading "just a few pages more" until I finished it the second day. It's well paced, with plenty of action. I particularly enjoyed the inside look at racing from a driver's perspective, and I think the racing action scenes added a lot to make the story an interesting one. The mystery itself keeps you guessing up to the end. A great read; I'd love to see more like this one.

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Scott Good's debut novel is a fast-paced read that was difficult to put down. Even when I thought I had a pretty good idea whodunnit, I was glued to the page to find out what happened next. Loss of Control is a captivating thriller all the way to the final race against time. It's a must-read for racing fans and fans of the mystery/thriller genre alike.

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Well….I think this was a first for me! You may recall that [I bought] a copy of “Loss of Control” at Road America.  I also received a copy of “Killing Kennedy” as a gift that Friday evening. I started reading Kennedy Friday evening and finished it Monday evening. I then tore into your novel and couldn’t stop. I don’t think I have ever read two books in one week but I finished “Loss of Control” last night and REALLY ENJOYED IT!!!

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I LOVE murder mysteries and this book does not disappoint. It has everything: suspense, romance and great characters. I don't know anything about car racing, but the writer has a great way of making everything understandable…. The technology mentioned throughout the book is really interesting. Reminds me of a Michael Crichton novel where he weaves science and medicine into the storyline. "Loss of Control" provides the same type of information only about car racing.

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I had a blast reading this book! I really got into the race action. The author helped me visualize each turn as if I was actually in the race car, and had me visualizing each turn by name. The race action is very exciting, from the opening scene, which sets the premise of the book, to the end….The ending to the mystery is not what I expected, and had a few twists I did not see coming. All in all, a great read from a first time author.

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If you haven't ordered your copy yet, what are you waiting for?

Now available in paperback, Kindle, and ePub (like for Nook) formats. Or, if you're near Columbus, Ohio, join us tomorrow at Jeffrey Thomas Clothiers in the Kingsdale Shopping Center for a book signing from 11 until 2.

Get it today (or tomorrow) and spend the rest of the weekend finding reasons to sneak off to the bathroom to read!

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1. Karl-Henry Martinsson10/19/2012 04:36:51 PM
Homepage: http://www.texasswede.com


It can also be found at Barnes & Noble (at least their website): http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/loss-of-control-scott-good/1113058046?ean=9781479326174&itm=3&usri=scott+good
Hopefully you get some good reviews there too!




2. Scott Good10/19/2012 07:27:08 PM
Homepage: Http://www.scottgood.com


Karl-Henry,

Thanks for letting me know! I've been waiting for that.

Scott




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Filled with sex, intrigue, and interesting characters, it's an engaging story even if you aren't much interested in the racing as that is mostly a backdrop for the story. You can get your own copy here:

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