Brian Martinez


Brian Martinez graduated from Long Island University where he received a degree in Film. An independent author with two novels, one serial and several short stories, he lives on Long Island with his wife Natalia where he can be seen walking and otherwise obeying their dog Frankie. Sign up for his newsletter at

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Shallow Veins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,750. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Franklin Butcher is a recently divorced, hard-drinking cop in a small town. What starts off as the simple disappearance of a local man grows into something larger when his own partner goes missing, drawing him into an unseen world of gods and monsters. Meanwhile, a new couple in town begins to learn the deadly secret hidden in their house. Book One of The Obscured, a Dark Urban Fantasy series.
The Mountain and The City: The Complete Saga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Collected here for the first time, The Mountain and The City is a post-apocalyptic serial that has kept its faithful readers on the edge of their seats time and time again.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An Exterminator in the city of Smoke, Tuxxel finds himself leading a life of violence and subservience. Picked on and abused by his supervisor, he has little choice but to do the dirty work Smoke demands of him. As the days pass and he learns of his city's horrific treatment of its citizens, he finds it more and more difficult to listen to the orders given to him. He must do what feels right.
The Mountain and The City Zero
Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
After the thrilling conclusion to our survivor's story, only one thing remains untold: its beginning. Travel back in time to the genesis, when scientific curiosity leads to the unleashing of an ancient virus, and a child's struggle becomes an apocalyptic nightmare.
The Mountain and The City V
Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The finale is here. See what happens when everything comes together- a long-standing feud, a world full of hungry monsters, and the two survivors caught in the middle of it all. 26,450 words.
The Mountain and The City IV
Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After fleeing the city, our survivors put their hopes in a new, potentially helpful stranger. 15,887 words.
The Mountain and The City, Part III
Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Picking up where Part II left off, the unnamed survivor is in more trouble than ever before. Separated from Child and made prisoner by the people living in the military base, her only thoughts are of escape.
The Mountain and The City, Part II
Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The post-apocalyptic action continues. When Part I ended, the fate of the unnamed survivor and an unlikely companion was left up in the air. Now, learn what happens in Part II. Will they escape? And if so, where will they seek safety?
The Mountain and The City, Part I
Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Witness a first-person view of a changed world. A solitary survivor hides in a mountain above the city, living in a trailer with the door and windows duct-taped shut. Outside, a virulent disease has killed off most humans. Those who lived have become something else. Survival in this new world comes down to two, simple rules: stay quiet and protect the air. But one day, everything is threatened.
Kissing You is Like Trying to Punch a Ghost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young man living on the fringe takes a job he never should have touched- lab-rat for an experimental drug- and ends up in a spiraling world of robots, life-sabotage and scientific intrigue.
A Good Clean, A Harsh Clean
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A man walks into a bar, his hands smelling of bleach. All he wants is a drink and an alibi, but what he gets is an encounter with a loud, old man. As they talk he realizes they share a very personal and very dangerous link. A short story for fans of Dark, edgy and Noir fiction.
A Chemical Fire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
John was a science teacher. Then he was a painkiller addict. Then the apocalypse happened. A Chemical Fire is a fast-paced novel about the end of the world seen through the eyes of one man. As his group survives this new world of Victims- zombie-like survivors with burnt skin, they learn they may have more of a connection than they ever suspected.

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