A. J. Rasmussen

Biography

Author A. J. Rasmussen lives in Reno, Nevada. When she's not working as a children's librarian, you'll find her busy writing a new story for the Strange Creatures series. A.J. enjoys reading, riding her horse and competing in ranch sorting competitions, and riding dirt bikes in the vast open areas of Northern Nevada. She is the mother of three grown children.

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Books

The Shadow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Clay Sweet's brilliant, yet troubled, childhood friend, Ava Munson, discovers a way to rearrange and transport matter for her science fair project. But a dreadful mistake traps Ava in the transporter and transforms her into something inhuman. In her new form, the now arrogant and egotistical Ava seeks revenge for the murder of her parents’ years before in a botched robbery.
The Ohanzee: Strange Creatures Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
while searching for arrowheads in the forest with his friend mason, jake unwittingly trespasses on a native american burial site, unleashing the dangerous spirit, ohanzee. capable of changing into liquid form, there is no place ohanzee can't go, and his rage at jake can’t be quelled. jake must pay for his trespass on the protected site, but at what price?
Lightning Boy:Strange Creatures Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
when drew is struck by lightning on the school’s athletic field, it's up to his best friends, ryan and alex, to help him. but the lightning strike did more than knock drew unconscious, it's quickly turning him into a monster, and he begins to have bizarre and unimaginable power. as drew’s power grows, along with his ability to control it, he seeks revenge on the school bullies.
The Griffin: Strange Creatures Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
after the death of his father in a climbing accident, will travels to england to visit his aunt and cousin cora for the summer. deeply troubled by his father’s death and unable to sleep, will roams the countryside at night seeking solace from the memory that haunts him. one night, will discovers a monstrous griffon who roams the night skies haunted by his own memories.
Giant Lizards: Strange Creatures Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Grades 4 - 7. Who could have known that what happened sixty years ago in the Nevada desert could ruin Carl Dean's annual camping trip. Join Carl and his friend, Phil, in the abandoned mining town of Deadboldt, as they race against time to save his family - and themselves! Giant Lizards is a non-stop adventure!
Ghost Walker: Strange Creatures Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A ghost walker is following Wes Sparks around and getting him in trouble with his teachers and friends. An identical twin of Wes, the ghost walker is up to mischief. Wes has enough trouble on his hands with the school bully tormenting him and his classmates. But Wes and his friends must find out why his ghost walker is hanging around and getting him into trouble before his reputation is ruined
Fish Man: Strange Creatures Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Grades 4 - 7. Aspiring journalist, Aspen Slater, is on a stake out when she runs into the legendary Fish Man. Can Aspen and her sometime boyfriend, Brigg, help Fish Man get back to the cold depths of Lake Tahoe before the evil Professor Marble puts him in a cage?
Fairies & Gnomes: Strange Creatures Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Grade 4 - 7. Oren saves the fairy, Nix, from a horrible death. In return, Nix offers to help Oren and his sister, Lorelle, find their missing father. Oren must challenge dangerous gnomes and climb to the peak of Mount Idits. If he fails, both Oren and Lorelle will be sent away to the orphanage, and they will never see their father again. Can Oren, with the help of the fairies, defeat the gnomes?

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