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Collin gives an overview of the book:

Number Four in the ReBound Series. Originally published by Metromania Press in 2006; published in a new second edition with an introduction by Karen Head: “. . . Here is a poet who is considering, in a self-conscious but not self-indulgent way, how to survive in the world–a poet who burns to say something that will resonate with every reader. In the title poem, Kelley writes, ‘I am the flame laid bare by desire. Put fire in my hands.’ How often do any of us find someone so willing to offer himself so freely?”
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Number Four in the ReBound Series. Originally published by Metromania Press in 2006; published in a new second edition with an introduction by Karen Head:

“. . . Here is a poet who is considering, in a self-conscious but not self-indulgent way, how to survive in the world–a poet who burns to say something that will resonate with every reader. In the title poem, Kelley writes, ‘I am the flame laid bare by desire. Put fire in my hands.’ How often do any of us find someone so willing to offer himself so freely?”

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About Collin

Collin Kelley is the author of the mystery/suspense novels Conquering Venus and Remain in Light, which was a finalist for the 2012 Townsend Prize for Fiction and 2013 Georgia Author of the Year Award for Fiction, both out now in brand new paperback and...

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Published Reviews

Aug.26.2009

Kelley carefully and masterfully creates characters who must deal with the difficult situations in their various pasts — broken marriages, betrayal, sexual confusion and dishonesty, death, suicide, and...

Aug.26.2009

The novel will ask you many questions, but Kelley does not not hand us easy answers. He lets the characters speak for themselves, and by the end of the novel, he's performed an alchemy of sorts--and we are...