Joshua (J.E.) Dyer

Biography

I am the father of three great children, husband and the author of several published novels. I have seven children's stories also published in the Los Angeles Times, some of which have won the Reader's Choice Award for story of the year. I also enjoy the outdoors, golfing and cooking.

Smashwords Interview

When did you decide to be a writer?
I started writing around the age of nine. I've done many other things in life, but I keep coming back to storytelling.
What are you working on currently?
My historical fiction novel, Finding November, is out, and I've always got at least two projects in the pipeline.
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Where to find Joshua (J.E.) Dyer online


Where to buy in print


Books

Finding November
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Being sixteen can be hell, and life at Liberty High isn't doing Sarah Daniels any favors. Bullies, boys, an abusive mother, and now this: an old journal left to Sarah in her aunt's will.With each passing entry, she grows closer to transforming the skeletons in her mom's closet into proven facts. Everyone has a story. For Sarah, one boy's journey across Great Depression America will set her free.
Subterfuge
By
Series: Assassin Quintet, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,510. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Hunter Cell continues to come apart at the seams. While Pat McGarren gets help from a shadow organization in his race across the nation, one of the Cell’s agents flees south of the border after being charged for the murder of his own wife and son. It will take the best of the best to pursue one of their agents and peel back the layers of deception that threaten to bring the Cell to its knees
Cat and Mouse
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A short story taking Steampunk out to sea. The crew of the USS Endeavor are caught in a match of wits and stragegy.
Axe and Emerald: Everdark Saga Volume 1
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Series: Everdark Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Rhone McLean knows what he must do. One question drives him: why her? Of all the people in the world, why did that thing choose his wife? A mysterious cowboy in black emerges from the ashes of Rhone's home with a message of hope. His words push McLean into a quest to find the answers, but how much of himself is Rhone ready to sacrifice?
Hunter Cell
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Series: Assassin Quintet, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the near future, the death penalty comes at the hands of a well-oiled killing machine given the legal authority by their government to assassinate US criminals. The threads of their perfect system are unraveling. Their lives and those of their families are in danger. America’s best hunters are becoming the hunted.
Shaygan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,030. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Shaygan. An ancient door to a forgotten world sealed closed by the ravages of war. A dynasty of power has been shattered by treachery and treason. Now this door stands open as the traitors’ intentions unfold.
Attaining The Mark
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Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young mage ventures with his master to a hidden temple to spar in his mastery test. Using a mix of martial arts and elemental magic, the examinees must face one another in the combat arena.
The Castle Ciphers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
A small fortune, unknown until now, remains hidden on a small estate in Buckhannon, WV known by the locals as The Castle. Local legends tell of angered spirits, a curse and even a series of underground catacombs associated with the estate. Greed is a powerful drug. One that binds people to their most prized possessions all throughout life and even afterward. The Castle is living proof.
Dot
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
That’s me right there. No, not there. I’m over there at the end of the sentence. You see? That is my whole problem. I’m just that little spec at the end of a sentence that everyone brushes past. Sure, on occasion I might get decorated if someone is extremely excited, or if they have a question. Beyond that, I’m nothing more than a plain old dot.

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