J. Rock

Biography

J. Rock lives in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, and works in
the Parks & Recreation department. Other than writing and
reading, J. enjoys camping, fishing, mountain biking, and
plays bass guitar in a local alternative band. He is currently at
work on a new scifi story, In Other Worlds.

Contact J. Rock: dinosauria@hotmail.ca
Dinosauria on the web: http://dinosaurianovels.webs.com/

eBooks by J. Rock, available at all major online retailers:

Everwinter: The Forerunner Archives

Dinosauria Volume I
Part I: A Memory of Time
Part II: Garden
Part III: Twin City Crossroads
Part IV: Nuevogato

Dinosauria Volume II
Part V: This Is War
Part VI: Purple
Part VII: Supermassive Black Hole
Part VIII: The Harrowing

Dinosauria Volume III
Part IX: The Hunt for the Nuevogato
Part X: The Twisted Combination
Part XI: A Brief History of Dinosauria
Part XII: Worthy Adversary

Dinosauria: The Complete Volumes I, II, & III

The Dinosauria Cycle (Volumes I-III)

The Death Clock - a short story

Ex Machina - a short story

Upcoming Works (working titles):
Untitled Forerunner Archives Sequel (2015)
In Other Worlds (2015)

Contact J. Rock: dinosauria@hotmail.ca

Where to find J. Rock online


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Books

Everwinter: The Forerunner Archives
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Price: Free! Words: 108,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Juno Quinn lives in a world of perfection. Any deviation from the norm, no matter how miniscule, is met with prejudice and Judgment. No mutant shall be allowed to live. But when Juno finds a mysterious object on a beach near her home town of Krakelyn–an object she thinks is a remnant of the equally mysterious Forerunners–the young woman quickly finds her world completely flipped on its head.
The Dinosauria Cycle
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 477,480. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Dinosauria Cycle collects all twelve parts of the serialized series that begs the question: What if dinosaurs never went extinct? What if we traveled back in time and changed history, allowing them to evolve alongside us? What would become of our world? What would become of us? This is three novels in one, over 1300 pages in length.
Dinosauria: The Complete Volume III
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,270. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Existence is perception. The truth about the Nuevogato has been revealed to the residents of Dinosauria...and they are not happy about it. Jack and his friends find themselves on the run as every faction in Dinosauria screams for their blood. Can Jack still prevent the destruction of a world that was never his? Or will a final confrontation with Anavrin lead to the prophesied end of existence?
Dinosauria - Part XII: Worthy Adversary
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
If you've come this far, you know what's at stake. You know the fate of the universe and all of existence rests on the head of a pin. This is the end of Dinosauria as we know it.
Dinosauria - Part XI: A Brief History of Dinosauria
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,470. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria - Part X: The Twisted Combination...the stage is set for a final confrontation between Jack and Anavrin, with the fate of the universe at stake. But Jack is not ready. He must first discover how Dinosauria came into being - call it a brief history of Dinosauria - and the only way he can do that is to join Lord Anavrin himself in a Mnemosyne.
Dinosauria - Part X: The Twisted Combination
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,590. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria - Part IX: The Hunt for the Nuevogato...Jack Pennywise and his fellow time travellers have escaped one fate only to fall in the hands of another; a creature known as the Twisted Combination, who has the power to wake Scylla and lead Jack to his ultimate destiny: a confrontation with Anavrin himself.
Dinosauria - Part IX: The Hunt for the Nuevogato
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria - Part VIII: The Harrowing... The truth about the Nuevogato has been revealed to the residents of Dinosauria, and they are not happy about it. Jack Pennywise and his friends find themselves on the run as every faction in Dinosauria screams for their blood. Can Jack still prevent the destruction of a world that was never his?
Dinosauria: The Complete Volume II
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,090. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dinosauria: The Complete Volume II collects Parts V-VIII of the bestselling series Dinosauria, the time travel adventure which begs the question: What if dinosaurs never went extinct? What if we traveled back in time, changing history, allowing them to survive and evolve alongside us? What would become of our world? What would become of us?
Ex Machina
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Price: Free! Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A scifi short story. Something is seriously wrong with Parvati's baby. When she'd dreamt about the moment she'd meet her daughter, as she had so many times over the past nine months, the last thing she imagined was that it would be half machine...
Dinosauria - Part VIII: The Harrowing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria Part VII: Supermassive Black Hole...the Dushku have fallen...the Nuevogato is in the hands of the Saurians...and the stage is set for a certain prophecy to be fulfilled. Will the foretold Second Madness come to fruition?
Dinosauria - Part VII: Supermassive Black Hole
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,350. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria Part VI: Purple – Andie Lee Vibert is alone on Thoth. Her friends are missing, dead, or disappeared after the Saurian raid. She thinks her part in things is done until she makes a discovery; a message left behind by Andrea – her time twin – a message that suggests that Jack is in danger and that she may be the only one who can save him and the universe.
Dinosauria - Part VI: Purple
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria - Part V: This is War...Tyler Brown and Trillian Trajand are lost. They escaped through a Transway during the Battle of Thoth and now follow a group of Saurians across a twisted, broken landscape; an alien world they discover may not be so unfamiliar after all...
Dinosauria - Part V: This Is War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria - Part IV: Nuevogato...Jack Pennywise has cured the Madness and gone into hiding, while the Dushku have gone to war - a blood crusade to exact revenge against the Saurians. With the powers of the human race fully restored, what could possibly go wrong?
Dinosauria: The Complete Volume I
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 188,900. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Includes a preview of Volume II, coming in Fall 2012! Dinosauria: The Complete Volume I collects Parts I-IV of the bestselling series Dinosauria, the time travel adventure which begs the question: What if dinosaurs never went extinct? What if we traveled back in time, changing history, allowing them to survive and evolve alongside us? What would become of our world? What would become of us?
Dinosauria - Part IV: Nuevogato
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After the events of Dinosauria - Part III: Twin City Crossroads...Jack Pennywise has discovered his true destiny, and it's not what he had been told it would be. In fact, it's the complete opposite, and he's determined not to let it come true. But a chain of events, starting with a daring rescue attempt, may be Jack's first steps toward his dark future...
Dinosauria - Part III: Twin City Crossroads
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After the events of Dinosauria - Part II: Garden, Jack Pennywise and his fellow time travellers find themselves trapped in the twin cities of Elysium and Dis, high above the Blastlands of Dinosauria, captives of the grotesque Saurians - a race descended from the dinosaurs. What do the Saurians want? What will become of them? And what, exactly, did they want with Andrea? Part IV available!
Dinosauria - Part II: Garden
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Price: Free! Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
After the events of Dinosauria-Part I: A Memory of Time...Jack Pennywise and his fellow time travellers have escaped in the time machine after being attacked by a pack of carnivorous dinosaurs in 65 million BC...but something's wrong. They've crash landed on an island in the present, but the island's inhabitants make them suspect that time and history may have been irreparably altered...
Dinosauria - Part I: A Memory of Time
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Price: Free! Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Dinosaurs were wiped out 65 million years ago. But what if they weren't? What if we traveled back in time and changed history, allowing them to survive and evolve alongside humans? What then? What would they grow up to become? What follows is Part I of Dinosauria.
The Death Clock - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Andie didn’t know what to make of the numbers. She started seeing them when she got on the bus that morning. She didn't know what they meant...until she saw them run out...

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Smashwords book reviews by J. Rock

  • Cow Tipping on Jan. 13, 2011

    Different, that's for sure. The style is remniscient of Chuck Palahniuk, as well as the content. Not everyone will "get it", but I think that's what you were going for.