Buying Options

Unlimited reading. Over 3 million titles. Learn more
Read for Free
OR
Kindle Price: $0.99

Save $10.29 (91%)

These promotions will be applied to this item:

Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions.

You've subscribed to ! We will preorder your items within 24 hours of when they become available. When new books are released, we'll charge your default payment method for the lowest price available during the pre-order period.
Update your device or payment method, cancel individual pre-orders or your subscription at
Your Memberships & Subscriptions

Buy for others

Give as a gift or purchase for a team or group.
Learn more

Buying and sending eBooks to others

Select quantity
Buy and send eBooks
Recipients can read on any device

Additional gift options are available when buying one eBook at a time.  Learn more

These ebooks can only be redeemed by recipients in the US. Redemption links and eBooks cannot be resold.

Kindle app logo image

Download the free Kindle app and start reading Kindle books instantly on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Learn more

Read instantly on your browser with Kindle for Web.

Using your mobile phone camera - scan the code below and download the Kindle app.

QR code to download the Kindle App

Loading your book clubs
There was a problem loading your book clubs. Please try again.
Not in a club? Learn more
Amazon book clubs early access

Join or create book clubs

Choose books together

Track your books
Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free.
Pinhole by [Matthew Kagle]

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.

Pinhole Kindle Edition

3.8 out of 5 stars 107 ratings

Price
New from Used from
Kindle
$0.99

Limited-Time Offer
3 Months FREE of Audible Premium Plus. Get this deal

Editorial Reviews

About the Author

Matthew Kagle was the youngest of six children born to cattle ranchers in Emblem, Wyoming. He graduated elementary school two years early and went on to study high energy physics at Carnegie Mellon University. He was expelled after an experiment he was running caused university's linear accelerator to detonate. He quit physics to explore his love of the sea, eventually becoming captain of the Grandcamp (a cargo frigate) which capsized after an unexplained blast in the hold. When his lifeboat arrived in the San Francisco Bay Area, he decided to stay, working at Vacuum Genesis, a video game company (www.vacuumgenesis.com). The first game he designed was recalled from the market due to a programming fault that caused hard drives to accelerate until they broke into high-velocity shrapnel. He moved on to teaching, working at several small colleges and universities, but quit when some of his students spontaneously combusted upon entering the workforce. This is his first published novel. Handle it carefully. You can follow Matthew's blog at icanwritefunny.blogspot.com. His Twitter account is @makagle. --This text refers to the paperback edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00BVFLY6W
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Matthew Kagle; 1st edition (January 17, 2014)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ January 17, 2014
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 2897 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage ‏ : ‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ On Kindle Scribe
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 307 pages
  • Page numbers source ISBN ‏ : ‎ 1483934764
  • Customer Reviews:
    3.8 out of 5 stars 107 ratings

About the author

Follow authors to get new release updates, plus improved recommendations.
Brief content visible, double tap to read full content.
Full content visible, double tap to read brief content.

Matthew Kagle is a game designer, teacher, and father of two. He's also a front.

About ten years ago, when he was teaching at a small private college, he overheard four English professors complaining they were having trouble getting their works published. Several were afraid their works were too controversial and would get them fired. Others were worried about being doxxed.

Matthew offered to present their writing to an old college friend who worked at one of the Big Six publishers. The friend suggested they pick a single pseudonym (in part to throw off text analysis identification) for all of them.

Matthew proved to be such an effective front man, they chose him.

Customer reviews

3.8 out of 5 stars
3.8 out of 5
107 global ratings

Top reviews from the United States

Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on May 11, 2013
3 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on October 8, 2013
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on July 18, 2013
One person found this helpful
Report abuse

Top reviews from other countries

J.p.sumner
4.0 out of 5 stars pinhole
Reviewed in the United Kingdom 🇬🇧 on January 28, 2014
Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars Good
Reviewed in the United Kingdom 🇬🇧 on November 14, 2015
Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent
Reviewed in the United Kingdom 🇬🇧 on October 11, 2013
2 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent
Reviewed in the United Kingdom 🇬🇧 on July 14, 2013
Report an issue

Does this item contain inappropriate content?
Do you believe that this item violates a copyright?
Does this item contain quality or formatting issues?