Clark Nielsen

Biography

Clark Nielsen is an American-born author and web/game developer who loves to travel as much as he loves to write. He has over two years of experience teaching English as a foreign language and has made several trips to China for that very purpose. Of course, now he visits China for other reasons; that's where his wife is from. The two of them currently live in Los Angeles, where Nielsen continues to spend his free time writing fantasy fiction.

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Books

Hazel Haven 1: Of Pirates & Castaways
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Of Pirates & Castaways is the first book in the Hazel Haven trilogy. The series is a labor of love that combines the quirky characters and over-the-top fights of Japanese anime with a Western sense of humor and pacing. Inspired by shows like One Piece and Ranma 1/2, this lighthearted tale of islands, monsters, pirates, and castaways is a fun read for all ages.
Yes Thailand! A Bittersweet Second Attempt at Teaching English Overseas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,430. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Yes Thailand! is one part memoir, one part travelogue, and five parts humor, tying together funny stories from Nielsen's childhood with the amusing obstacles inherent to working and living in Thailand. Written as a series of interconnected essays, Yes Thailand! covers everything from the humid weather to the Thai language, holidays, public restrooms, ladyboys, and visas.
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China covers the differences, the benefits and drawbacks, of going to work for a public school or training school in China. It will help you decide which one appeals to you more and outlines the visa requirements and qualifications you'll need to work for these places.
I Dream of Flying Pancakes (And Other Dream Journal Stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 14,250. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Dream interpretation
Do you keep a dream journal? Well, you should! Dreams are fascinating and can make for some great short stories. At least, the author of The Second Page thinks so. Over the years, he has meticulously recorded every dream he could remember in as much detail as possible. I Dream of Flying Pancakes is a small collection of his favorite ones.
Yes China! An English Teacher's Love-Hate Relationship with a Foreign Country
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Yes China! is a funny, self-deprecating, and brutally honest travelogue/memoir about teaching English in modern China. The author, an American fish out of water, shares a unique perspective on the Chinese classroom as well as what it's like growing up post Mormonism and how living abroad helped him overcome those insecurities.
The Second Page: An Offbeat Fantasy Adventure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,650. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sterling Page never thought that, some day, he'd be sailing across the ocean with a robot, a fairy, a hot-tempered teddy bear, and a sewer lizard. But when a strange creature breaks into his house and tells him his sister is still alive, Page embarks on an adventure to another world to find her.

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