Lloyd R Martin

Biography

Worked for BAe for 20 years on Lightning (XN726), Canberra (Venezuela), Jaguar, Tornado. Went to be professional artist specialising in military aircraft. Finished work to nurse wife, during which time I began writing the first series of books: the Coniston Fowler trilogy. Since then I have written a trilogy of novellas about mans first landing on Mars, and a set of books of a James Bond type.

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Books

Birth of the Phoenix (book one of the Phoenix on the Shoulder of Orion series)
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Pre-release—available February 27, 2015. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,600. Language: British English. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This story uses only what is available today, or will be developed from what is available.16 international astronauts gather at Houston to prepare for the first manned mission to Mars. During the training one of them is killed. These men and women think they are building a spaceship. When they get to their mother ship they find that it is being built for them by minds that are greater than theirs.
Shortfall
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Pre-release—available February 27, 2015. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: British English. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Lee Felton worked at the USAF base at Mildenhall in England. But he was also working for someone who wanted him to take something from his workplace - a complete Thor Intercontinental Ballistic Missile. He stole a whole C-133 Cargomaster with its missile inside. A major aerial battle ensues, but when the USAF sends a wing of F-102s his fate is sealed.
Coniston Fowler Ozarks to the Invasion (book one)
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Price: Free! Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1940 Coniston and his friend Keith left the Ozark Mountain region of Missoury to join the Candian air force. When the USA entered the war, the friends joined the USAAF to fly B-17s. whilst flying over the German invasion beaches in a P38 Connie was attacked by Me262 jets. Some Germans landed, but were dealt with by a strange band of men called Scallywags.
Coniston Fowler and the Typhoon Force (book three)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In an attempt to find an ultimate solution to the Vietnam Conflict the American secret services had acquired and developed the British supersonic bomber TSR-2 for one specific purpose - to drop atom bombs on China in a bid to end the support for North Vietnam. We have detailed information on the attack, and the rescue of Coniston. Then we have the repercussions, meetings at the Pentagon.
Coniston Fowler and the Conspiracy (book two)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,550. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The book opens with the cancellation of TSR-2,in April 1965. Many parts were moved to Samlesbury, then flown out to Machrahanish. Then we move back to October 1964, the American secret services try to select an aircraft type to mount a special mission over Vietnam. A lot of detail about the aircraft, and the meetings, including the deception in Burma follow to give a fascinating read.

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