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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Christopher Garlington  

Pen Name: Bull Garlington

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: May 13, 1964 in Birmingham, Alabama


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Garlington lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Christopher "Bull" Garlington is an award-winning syndicated humor columnist and author. His features have appeared in various magazines and newspapers across the nation since 1989. He is the writer behind the infamous parenting blog, ''Death by Children''. Along with the books listed below, Garlington has also written several ebooks - ''The Lucky Jim'', ''King of the Road'', ''Gone'', ''Jenny's Parents are Cool'', ''Largemouth Bass'', ''Many Boats on the Ocean'' and ''Stingy Brim Trilby''. He also edited ''Carbituaries''.

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-- '''''Death by Children