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There's a ton of interesting content on my site, from articles on writing and publishing to computer game reviews to recipes and information on my novels & short fiction. Below are some of the most popular links, or see the menu bar, above, for easy access to everything.


The Hal Spacejock Series (Teens/Adults)

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HAL SPACEJOCK

Hal Spacejock book 1
Ebook and Paperback $2.99 / $19.95

Faced with an impossible choice, Hal chooses an impossible job ... more

Also available in French (€3.99)
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SECOND COURSE

Hal Spacejock book 2
Ebook and Paperback $2.99 / $19.95

An attractive passenger with a secret past ... more
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JUST DESSERTS

Hal Spacejock book 3
Ebook and Paperback $2.99 / $19.95

Gun-crazed mercenaries have Hal in their sights ... more
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NO FREE LUNCH

Hal Spacejock book 4
Ebook and Paperback $2.99 / $19.95

Everyone thinks Peace Force trainee Harriet Walsh is ... more
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BAKER'S DOUGH

Hal Spacejock book 5
Ebook and Paperback $2.99 / $19.95

When you stand to inherit a fortune ... more
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SAFE ART

Hal Spacejock book 6
Ebook and Paperback $2.99 / $19.95

Hal and Clunk inflict their special talents on the art world ... more
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BIG BANG

Hal Spacejock book 7
Ebook and Paperback $2.99 / $19.95

When you want a house cleared fast, call Hal Spacejock ... more
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STIRRED

Hal Spacejock book 8
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The Harriet Walsh Series (Teens/Adults)

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Force of Nature

Harriet Walsh book 1
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The Hal Junior Series (Ages 8-12)

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THE SECRET SIGNAL

Hal Junior book 1
Ebook and Paperback $3.99 / $12.95

10-year old Hal Junior uncovers a sinister plot ... more
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THE MISSING CASE

Hal Junior book 2
Ebook and Paperback $3.99 / $12.95

Hal Junior didn't MEAN to start a fire ... more
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THE GYRIS MISSION

Hal Junior book 3
Ebook and Paperback $3.99 / $12.95

"Folks, we have a small problem in the engine bay ..." more
 

Other Titles

Collect One Two Cover Collect One Two
Ebook and Paperback

A dozen short stories by ... more
 

Some of the most popular pages on my site:


My articles on writing and publishing, including

How to write a novel
How to get published
Recommended how-to books for writers

My simple recipes for busy people, including

Pad Thai
Chorizo Stew

Information on my novels and writing, including

The Hal Spacejock series (Teen/Adult)
The Hal Junior series (Readers aged 9-12)
My short fiction (Some freebies)