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 43novels, 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 the current President (2020) 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, is a B.R.A.G. Medallion honoree, an award given only to an Independent writer’s novel considered to be of the highest literary quality. The novel also received the Bronze Award for Literary Excellence, from Ireland’s prestigious DD International Awards.
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.all five of the series books are no fully available everywhere — The Dark Masters, TRINITY: The Battle For Nevaeh, Dream Weavers of Nevaeh, and The Legend of Ailish.
My newest novel will be released on November 10th, WARLORD: Arrival, the Journals of Solomon Roth. This is a new series, based on the Tales of Nevaeh Solom Roth, and his ascent from his arrival on Nevaeh. I started this series because of the emails I was getting from readers, asking to see more about Roth. Book 2, WARLORD: The RIse, details his rise to Warlord.
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. Desperately Killing Suzanne and Out Of The Shadows, are formula style Suspense novels.