Indie Author Spotlight – Adam Dreece brings us ‘The Man of Cloud 9’

Every once in a while I like to showcase my fellow indie authors. Today I shine the spotlight on someone who has been a great mentor to me, as well as a good friend. Let’s learn a little more about Adam Dreece and his latest book, ‘The Man of Cloud 9’…

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“Few people know that when the solar flare burned the middle states, Niko nearly abandoned his dream. Imagine that for a moment. There would have been no NanoClouds, no hero bringing about an era of innovation, no one reminding our broken nation that it could heal. We would have stayed in the shadow of the past, instead of rising and casting our own.” Phoebe took a steadying breath and smiled. The crowd waited patiently.

“I got to know Niko,” she continued, “right after the Flare. He was so passionate about his vision. And each and every day he was urged by those in authority to drop it. His life would have been so much easier if he had, but he wouldn’t, he couldn’t. That’s not… wasn’t Niko.” A sorrowful laugh escaped. “Not at all.” Continue reading “Indie Author Spotlight – Adam Dreece brings us ‘The Man of Cloud 9’”

Indie Book Review – The Wizard Killer by Adam Dreece

It’s time for another indie book review!. Read on and find out what Jay thought of The Wizard Killer, the latest book from Adam Dreece.

The Wizard Killer grabs you right away, and drags you from one scene to the next with wonderful ferocity. Adam Dreece had stepped smoothly from one style to another with this book, while continuing to build the layers of his ravaged steampunk world. This first-person moment-to-moment tale puts the reader right in the driver’s seat immediately; there is no time to pause, or go back, or set it down. The story is busy rushing forward, and one can’t help but rush forward right along with it.

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Reblog: The Story Behind The Stories #005 – Our First Big Book Event

If you have only just discovered Sudden Insight Publishing, we have some exciting news! If you follow us on social media, or on our website, thank you for that…and sorry for all the book festival talk. It’s just that we’re really quite excited, and we can’t help but let it show. The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is one of the largest book showcase and sales events in the world, and Dawn and I are going!

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A BEAST IN THE HOODS – Meet the man, the myth, the legend: Adam Dreece

I’m so very happy to be spotlighting my friend and fellow indie author, Adam Dreece. Join me as we celebrate today’s release of the fourth installment of The Yellow Hoods series.

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At first blush, designing software and writing a fantasy novel don’t seem to have much in common. But Adam will tell you differently.

“Writing and coding software are both ways of bringing ideas to life,” he explains. “Both have an inherent story. They’re just told in different languages.” Continue reading “A BEAST IN THE HOODS – Meet the man, the myth, the legend: Adam Dreece”

A BEAST IN THE HOODS – RELEASE OF “THE YELLOW HOODS” FOURTH NOVEL

I’m so very happy to be spotlighting my friend and fellow indie author, Adam Dreece. Join me as we celebrate today’s release of the fourth installment of The Yellow Hoods series.

The fourth installment of the rollercoaster steampunk-meets-fairytale world of Adam Dreece’s The Yellow Hoods arrives Saturday, October 10.

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The “powerhouse of Young Adult fiction” continues the tale of the smart, strong heroine Tee and her friends with Beauties of The Beast, in an adventure science fiction author Luther Siler calls “The most exciting and action-packed installment of The Yellow Hoods yet.” Continue reading “A BEAST IN THE HOODS – RELEASE OF “THE YELLOW HOODS” FOURTH NOVEL”