Bertram Ellis

Biography

Bertram Ellis had a successful career with the de Havilland aircraft company of Canada. He was a pilot until he lost his licence due to deteriorating vision. He has traveled the world, Europe, Africa, the Middle East the far East and South America.Among his adventures he has been blown up, shot at and imprisoned briefly in Saudi Arabia. Lost in the Sudanese desert south of Omdurman,fished the Mighty Zambezi. During all his adventures he has kept his belief in the essential goodness of ordinary people.
He is a published author of short stories. A handbook on how to write your memoirs. Since retirement he has presented seminars on how to write your memoirs, at no charge, for many years.
He lives in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada with his artist wife Karen. He has three children and ten hgrandchildren

Books

Fly Caribou
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,580. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Fly Caribou is a story about the men and women who designed and built a legendary airplane. It is a work of fiction, but the action is loosely based on actual events in the early days of a struggle that almost made the company bankrupt. The fight to avoid laying off dedicated workers. The struggle to stay solvent. The success that came almost too late.
Code Red for Danger
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When an accountant questions the balance sheet of a Middle East company he sets in motion a train of event that changes his peaceful accountant's life to a battle of wits with determined terrorists.
Love and Laughter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,940. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Professor Dexter has lectured on love, a subject he knows nothing about. He must find out what love is. It lead him into some strange adventures.
Oh World.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Oh World came from an idea in my Sci Fi writer's workshop If as predicted by many dooms day writers Global warming destroys the beauty of our world, how will people survive? If they could communicate with us from the future what would they say? Paradise Lost? Malthus will make you think of the growth of the world's population. Flight home, do you ever dream? M2 and Brainstorming, Read them.
The Replicate
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Major Mark DyesWheon, a Marine Corps pilot, st eals an AV8B. jump jet to fly home, he discovers the world has changed. While he has been on a secret 30 day mission, two years have passed. Is it time warp? Is he going mad? Mystery deepens.He arrives home to find a Mark Dyeson dying of cancer. He is a replicate and the men who created him must murder him before he thwarts their plans
See them if you Dare
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
While you are texting on your cell phone, working on your computer, or watching television shows, do you know what is going on out there? Imagine waking to a world that has been taken over by aliens. Our weapons and technology are powerless. We are doomed
Smoke in the Wind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,530. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
David Patterson, a young teacher is laid off due to budget cut-backs. He gets drunk and is charged with driving while drunk. The court orders him to perform community service. Sent to the Bayview retirement home he is asked to help the old people to write their memoirs. He thinks it is a waste of time. The old folks are hostile and want nothing to do with him.
Oh Jamie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jamie becomes a wealthy widow's companion in Florida.He looks like her dynamic husband. The resemblance ends there. Jamie blunders from one misadventure to another. Like the time he tried to get rid of a blow-up sex-doll in the ocean. EMO swung into action to save the drowning woman. Or the time he thought he'd lost a $50 million lottery ticket creating chaos in Miami. And that's only the start
The GINA Mirage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,020. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
1944. The Allied advance in Italy has stalled. Movements are on hold. When men of the US Army Air Corps are sent to an RAF base in Egypt all hell breaks loose. The men are frustrated with sweltering days of boredom. They start to wreck the base, fighting one another. They are put to work repairing a broken bomber. The unusual RAF and USAAC activity attracts GINA. German Intelligence North Afrika.
Love Island.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
TPA flight 211, Tokyo to Los Angeles crashes on a remote Pacific island. People in the aft cabin, eleven young woman and a young man are the only survivors. 18 months later after surviving great hardships, storms, shark attacks, quicksand and a tsunami they think they are saved when a cabin cruiser arrives. But, it is a greatest threat to their lives. They are hunted by murderous pirates.
Those Purple Roadhouse Men
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The strange history of the Purple Roadhouse on SR 41 may never be told. Certainly not by Pete, the barman, an ex-con who is famous for his Margaritas. Nor Bertha, a great lump of big-hearted woman who lives for her kids. The Sheriff may know a few stories, but he's too busy keeping an eye on the three characters who he is out to get. If they don't get him first.
Teleport Toronto
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Imagine a world without cars, airplanes or cargo ships' A world in which people can cross a city in seconds, or a continent in less than a minute. It sounds wonderful, but mankind has a way of spoiling everything. Criminals and terrorists look for opportunities to exploit the wonders of teleportation. Then there are the technical glitches, like people stepping into the ports and disappearing. . .

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