J David Bethel


J. David Bethel is a writer of fiction and non-fiction. He has been published in popular consumer magazines and in respected political journals. He has been recognized for his short fiction by Americas magazine in that publication's annual short story contest.

Professionally, Mr. Bethel has spent 35 years in politics and government. He has served in the Senior Executive Service as a political appointee in numerous departments and agencies. Among these positions, he was Senior Adviser/Director of Speechwriting for the Secretary of Commerce; directed speechwriting offices for other Cabinet officials, serving as Chief Speechwriter to the Secretary of Education; and lead speechwriter in the Department of Transportation's Office of Policy and International Affairs.

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Los Campos
By J David Bethel
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: Spanish. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction
Un cuento conmovedor de la las leccíones apredidas en la juventud, donde un joven descubre el mundo a través de los ojos de un ermitaño que vive detrás del creciente desarrollo suburbano a que su familia se acaba de mudar. Algunas leccíones son más difíciles que otras.
Evil Town
By J David Bethel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction
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Investigating the murder of a Congressman’s wife takes an FBI agent through the netherworld of American politics, the discovery of hidden war crimes, a sex for hire scheme, international drug running -- all leading to the halls of the West Wing.

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