When my first book was published in 1981, I had no idea where I was headed, all I knew was that I was finally published! Since then, I’ve published a total of 40 novels, including science fiction & Fantasy, mystery, thriller and suspense novels. I live Florida, with my wife Bonnie, and dog Alfie, a Moyan poodle (email me for an explanation)I’m is currently the Vice President of the Florida Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America.
My novel, A Better Place To Be based on the Harry Chapin song of the same name. Not my usual genre, this is a story of love, loss and facing to the worst life can throw at you and still be standing. A Better Place To Be, received both the Bronze Award for Literary Excellence, from Ireland’s prestigious DD International Awards; and, A Better Place To Be, is a B.R.A.G. Medallion honoree, an award given to an Independent writer’s novel that is of the highest literary quality.
My sci-fi fantasy series, Tales Of Nevaeh has reached well into the Amazon Top 100 best seller rankings in several categories including Young Adult. The first book of the series, Born To Magic, has received numerous 5 star reviews and has reached genre best seller status. Both the second book of the series, The Dark Masters, and the third Book, TRINITY: The Battle For Nevaeh, ar e all doing well.
My fantasy, Queen Of Knights, was a #2 best seller on the Amazon bestseller lists for historical fantasy and medieval fantasy, and the sci-fi paranormal, Infinity’s Doorway, has received wide acclaim.
When I formally left traditional publishing to become an independently published writer, I published Angels In Mourning, my ‘homage’ to the old time private detective books of the 50’s and the 60’s. Angels is a modern day take on the old style hard-boiled detective. In April of that year, Angels In Mourning won the Amazon.com Book of the Month Reader’s Choice Award.
I wrote the medical thriller, The Whistleblower’s Daughter, with Terese Ramin. The idea for this medical legal thriller came shortly after the death of a close friend and I couldn’t help but wonder about the medication… Click here to learn more
My previous suspense thrillers are The Hyte Maneuver, (a Literary guild alternate selection); The Sokova Convention, The Morrisy Manifest. And Down will Come Baby, Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep and Out Of The Shadows, are formula style Suspense novels.