Dan McGirt

Biography

Dan McGirt is the author of the Jason Cosmo fantasy adventure series, the Jack Scarlet action-adventure series, Sarah Palin: Vampire Hunter and assorted other tales, some sordid, most not. His most recent release is Magicka: The Ninth Element, a tale of wizards set in the world of the Paradox Interactive game Magicka.

When not writing, Dan enjoys whitewater kayaking, long walks in the forest, and building homemade time machines.

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Books

Magicka: The Ninth Element
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,270. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Four young Wizards are sent on a dangerous quest against a powerful enemy. Some day they may be legends. Right now, they’re in way over their heads.. This novel is set in the universe of the popular Magicka computer games by Paradox Interactive.
Noble Cause
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Series: Jason Cosmo, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,040. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
NaNoWriMo 2011 book. Last updated 2011-11-30 18:21:15
Goal reached!
Jason Cosmo, Champion of The Gods, vows to end slavery in the great city of Caratha. But powerful Carathans like things as they are and will stop at nothing to stop Jason. Also, a giant bear roams the city, eating anyone it can, while an ancient evil seeks to rise again. And those are only the start of Jason's problems! Book #2 in the Jason Cosmo series.
Jason Cosmo - Royal Chaos - Dirty Work
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 229,560. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The complete classic Jason Cosmo Non-Trilogy in one volume—three books in one! Presents the original text of JASON COSMO, ROYAL CHAOS, and DIRTY WORK, following the madcap fantasy adventures of woodcutter-turned-reluctant-hero Jason Cosmo and his cynical wizard friend Mercury Boltblaster as they battle the Dark Magic Society, demons, assassins, giant pigs, and the very Jaws of Death.
Dirty Work
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Series: Classic Jason Cosmo Non-Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,580. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
Jason Cosmo is sick of being an invincible hero. He's ready to hang up his enchanted sword and go back to growing turnips. But rumors that the all-powerful Superwand has been found means retirement must wait until after Jason faces demons, assassins, and sultry pirate queen Tannis Darkwolf. This is the original text of the 1993 Roc paperback edition, and a sequel to JASON COSMO & ROYAL CHAOS.
Royal Chaos
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Series: Classic Jason Cosmo Non-Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,130. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Turnip farmer-turned-hero Jason Cosmo is sure the royal wedding between his best friend, wizard Mercury Boltblaster, and Queen Raella will go off without a hitch. But when an assassin's crossbow cuts the ceremony short, the Eleven Kingdoms are plunged into a war of magic and madcap mayhem. This is the original text of the 1990 Roc paperback edition, and a sequel to JASON COSMO.
Jason Cosmo
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Series: Classic Jason Cosmo Non-Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,670. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
Simple woodcutter Jason Cosmo learns the Dark Magic Society has put a ten million crown price on his head. On the run from bounty hunters, demons, and worse, he teams with wizard Mercury Boltblaster to discover the truth in a madcap romp across the Eleven Kingdoms. Will he become a hero—or a victim of fate? This is the original text of the 1989 book later republished as HERO WANTED.
Sarah Palin: Vampire Hunter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2010 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.50)
Sarah Palin vs. Vampires! Vampire hunter Palin and her team visit Twinkle, Oregon a tiny town with a big vampire problem. For teenage Stella and her undead boyfriend Edmund (not to mention werewolf Jake) life--and unlife--will never be the same! A madcap mix of humor, horror, and wild guns-blazing vampire-fighting action!
Rainy Daze
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A Jason Cosmo adventure! Fleeing the Dark Magic Society's minions, fledgling hero Jason Cosmo, ill-tempered wizard Mercury Boltblaster, and winsome twins Sapphrina and Rubis Corundum brave the dangers of the wilderness between Darnk and Brythalia. They seek shelter from an epic rainstorm and hungry monsters--but maybe ducking into that mysterious cavern wasn't such a good idea...
Bullets for Breakfast
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Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Jack Scarlet adventure! Jack decides to "find himself" with a solo trek through the jungle. Unfortunately, a team of murderous mercenaries wants to find him too. Think your day got off to a bad start? It is nothing compared to Jack's! The coffee is hot and the action is hotter! Get your bullets for breakfast starting: Now!
A Cold, Cold Place To Die
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Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00)
A Jack Scarlet adventure! A respected Russian ecologist is murdered. His beautiful young widow ask Jack to investigate. The trail leads to a Russian black ops unit, a power-mad general, and an illegal biological weapons program. No time for a 300 page thriller? Jack Scarlet concentrates all the thrills into a few short pages! Skip the setup! Join Jack for a showdown in Siberia starting: Now!
Beginner's Luck
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00)
A would-be serial killer prepares to begin his reign of terror as the Hatchet Man! He has a hatchet! He has a mask! He has a plan, more or less! What could possibly go wrong? Author Dan McGirt offers his somewhat skewed look at the perils of launching a career in mass murder. It isn't as easy as you think. One thing is certain--this night will not end well. But for whom? A comical tale of terror.
Hero Wanted
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Series: Jason Cosmo, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.72)
A rollicking fantasy romp across the Eleven Kingdoms with reluctant hero Jason Cosmo and cynical wizard Mercury Boltblaster. Forced to flee his home in Lower Hicksnittle and pursued by bounty hunters, demons, and the sinister Dark Magic Society, Jason goes from the bright realm of The Gods to the depths of the Incredibly Dark Forest to learn the awful truth behind the price on his head.