James Maxey

Biography

James Maxey is author of several novels, the Bitterwood Trilogy of Bitterwood, Dragonforge, and Dragonseed, the Dragon Apocalypse series of Greatshadow, Hush, and Witchbreaker, and the superhero novels Nobody Gets the Girl and Burn Baby Burn.

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Books

Cinder: Book Four of the Dragon Apocalypse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,000. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The thrilling conclusion to the Dragon Apocalypse saga! The world is completely destroyed by the end of the first chapter. After that, things get much worse.
Bad Wizard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Wizard returns to Oz with a steam-powered army to conquer the Emerald City and only Dorothy can stop him. She’ll need the help of old friends, and maybe a Winged Monkey, as she pursues the Wizard across the wondrous and deadly Land of Oz.
There is No Wheel
Price: Free! Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
James Maxey's fiction has appeared in over a dozen anthologies and professional outlets such as Asimov's and Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show. There is No Wheel gathers the ten best of Maxey’s stories in an eclectic collection mixing science fiction, urban fantasy, superheroes, and ghost stories… sometimes all in the same tale.
Bitterwood: The Complete Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 486,080. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
An epic tale of war between dragons and mankind! When the mysterious dragon slayer Bitterwood murders the son of the Dragon-King, the dragons respond with a campaign of genocide against their human slaves. Amid the chaos of war, a band of rebel humans risk everything to fight for freedom, and an end to the Dragon Age. This omnibus edition collects all four novels of the saga!
Dawn of Dragons: Prequel to the Dragon Age
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Set 1000 years before the events of Bitterwood, Dawn of Dragon tells the story of the first dragon, Morningstar, as he escapes from captivity in the final days of the Human Age. It explains the origins of Atlantis, shows the beginnings of Hezekiah as a Bible-thumping, ax-wielding prophet, and explains how Jazz came to learn of Underspace. A must read for any fan of the Bitterwood Trilogy.
Witchbreaker: Book Three of the Dragon Apocalypse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,520. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Five hundred years ago, the famed Witchbreaker, Lord Stark Tower, launched a war against the cult of witches, nearly wiping them out. A young witch named Sorrow has vowed to launch a new golden age of witchcraft. Having tapped into the soul of primal dragon, she has the power to vanquish her enemies. But can her humanity survive as the dragon spirit slowly comes to control her?
Hush: Book Two of the Dragon Apocalypse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,170. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The invulnerable, super-strong warrior Infidel has a secret: she's lost her magical powers right at the moment when she needs them most. To keep a promise to a fallen friend, she must journey to the frozen wastelands of the north. Her quest leads her through the abstract realms of the Sea of Wine, where she uncovers a conspiracy that threatens all life. Hush, the primal dragon of cold, has formed
Greatshadow: Book One of the Dragon Apocalypse
Price: Free! Words: 117,930. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Greatshadow is the first book in an exciting new adventure series, blending superheroes and epic fantasy into a unique take on both genres.
Burn Baby Burn: A Supervillain Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,510. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Pit Geek and Sundancers are supervillains on a cross-country crime spree like a modern day Bonnie and Clyde. But as a new team of superheroes begins to hound them, can they escape with their ill-gotten gains to an island paradise where they can live in peace together? Or are their sins so great that no place can offer sanctuary?
Nobody Gets the Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Richard Rogers wakes one morning as a ghost, invisible and unremembered by all save for a mad scientist and his superheroine daughters, Rail Blade and the Thrill. Recruited into battle against superpowered terrorists, Richard now fights as an unseen, intangible spy, codenamed Nobody. When the war between good and evil flattens whole cities and threatens all mankind, who can save us? Nobody!
Dragonseed
Series: Dragon Age, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 149,390. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Burke discovers gunpowder, tilting the balance of power between humans and dragons. The sky-dragon Vulpine schemes to crush the human rebels by sending a plague-infected child into their ranks. As both humans and dragons face their greatest crisis, alliances shift. Anza fights for Blasphet, Bitterwood battles Hex, and humans and dragons must unite to survive in the mysterious city of Atlantis.
Dragonforge
Series: Dragon Age, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 147,170. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Following the events of Bitterwood, war erupts as human rebels seize the town of Dragon Forge, home to the foundries that equip the dragon armies. But the human struggle may be doomed as long as the mysterious goddess Jazz plots to keep humans enslaved. Can Bitterwood, Jandra, and Zeeky defeat her? And can the dragons survive the wrath of their own vengeful deity, Blasphet the Murder God?
Bitterwood
Series: Dragon Age, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,460. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Dragons rule the world, united under the powerful dragon king Albekizan. Humans exist as slaves, pets, and prey. Yet one man, the mysterious Bitterwood, resists from the shadows, fighting a long, lonely war. When Bitterwood is blamed for the death of Albekizan’s beloved son, the king launches a full scale campaign to rid the the world of the dragon slayer, even if he must kill all mankind.

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