David Messler

Biography

Hello and thanks for coming to my page. I grew up in the 1960's. A time when actual space flight was relatively new and had captured the publics' imagination. As s teenaged boy I was a rapt reader of what became scifi classics. " Citizen of the Galaxy" by Heinlein, the "Lensman" series by Doc Smith, Asimovs' "I Robot" novels all kept me from doing my homework and relentlessly turning pages long after lights out. You don't find this sort of fare anymore, so I aim to produce it.

I also have a (distant) background as an illustrator. In my pulp-styled works I will be including several illustrations of the text per episode. Fairly simple line drawings that should replicate decently on a Kindle.

I will also be introducing a fairly gritty mystery/horror series featuring a continuing character- Father Ted. An ex-Delta, traveling preacher with a haunted past who assists those in need who come to his revivals, and punishes evil doers with dismemberment. Father Ted walks a fine line that sometimes gets blurry.

I do have a full time job as a traveling engineering trainer for a large company. For the next few years this will limit my output somewhat.

So please, if you like Jack of all Trades, check back from time-to-time to what else I have available. There will be more of Jack and Angelina as they uncover the mysteries of Faralane. Look for the 4 remaining installments of this five-part series.

And please be sure to write a review! There is no bad publicity!

Books

The Bookman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,250. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Travis Cole leads a quiet life. A ex-Air Force fighter pilot, and decorated hero of the Gulf war, he has mellowed into a comfortable existence running his rare book store in far north Houston. He finds himself in the middle of an adventure when the teenaged daughter of his housekeeper is kidnapped by an organ harvesting ring. He springs into action to find and save her....before it's too late.
Blue Paradise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,090. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Travis and Pindar have gone to Rio for a little R&R. Too many caipirinhas later, Travis finds that Pindar has been kidnapped and will be killed if a ransom isnt paid. Enlisting the help of a gorgeous Brazilian tour guide, he begins a desperate search for the haplass Pindar. Non-stop action in a Travis Cole short story.
Valkyrie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A girl is orphaned and left to die in the middle of the Everglades, her parents ruthlessly murdered by a rogue govenment agency. What secrets csn she hold that turns the might of the government against her. Spirted away to Israel years later to thwart a second attempt, she becomes a deadly Mossad agent tasked with stopping Irans nuclear ambitions. Fast paced techno-thriller.
Jack of all Trades-Illustrated
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A tale of high adventure at the farthest reaches of the galaxy.

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action    adventure    bioengineering    chicas    cia    fbi    illustrated    iran    mens adventure    mossad    mystery    natanz    nsa    nuclear    rio    sayeret matkal    sci fi    science fiction    serial novels    short story    suspense    thrillers   

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