John Stilwell

Biography

John Stilwell was born and raised in the midwest. From 1982 through 1985 he was regularly published in several popular computer magazines such as Compute!, Compute! Gazette, Powerplay and RUN. He has two drgrees in Electrical Engineering and practicing his trade on the East coast. Today, he is an Engineer by day and an author and artist by night.

He has traveled extensively overseas with his hobbies being various and regularly changing. They have ranged from studying massage to bungie jumping. In the 1990's he learned to draw and produced a respectable quantity, selling an occasional piece. He entered one of his charcoals in an art show and was voted people's choice.

In the late 2000's his daughter talked him into doing science projects together and creating youtube videos of them. Some include a leaf blower powered one-man hovercraft, a solar powered hot air balloon cam and various magnetic levitation curiosities.

In 2010, he re-entered the world of writing, with several books ans short stories.

Where to find John Stilwell online


Where to buy in print


Books

Adrift on a Sea of Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The crews of three starships arrive at nearby stars to discover that during their long interstellar voyage Earth had stopped transmitting.
Tech Watch: The Future is being Built Today
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Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects
This book is a series of articles from my blog that take look at the cutting edge of science. Amazing things are happening that most of us are unaware.
How To Make An Extra Dollar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Money is critically important to you as an adult. Protect the cash flow at all costs. But when it shrinks, you only have two options, spend less or make more. All of the following ideas are how to make extra money on the side short of changing careers or starting a full time business. They are presented like popcorn, small, easy to chew and lots of them.
Wasn't Tomorrow Wonderful
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
One day everybody wakes to a new technology that allows them to talk to themselves from the future. Crashing into each other as they explore the possibilities shaking civilization to its core.
The Independent Author's Handbook - Second Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,450. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handbook will provide a focused and efficient path to quickly publish and market your work as an e-book, paperback and audiobook. You'll get: numerous tips, examples and ideas; all free or nearly so; backed up by statistics providing you a guide to what ideas work better than others; and the order to do them in so you don't have to lose time backtracking.
Beyond the Galactic Core
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,690. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the Image of Gods book 2. The interstellar war is going poorly. Only more of the alien artifacts can save the human race.
Mercy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The interstellar war is in it's early years. Outmatched, two space fighters desperately try to defend the colony world from a Qwelleron destroyer. Unknown to all, they are being watched by a third party.
The Stilwell Family Cookbook
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Price: Free! Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Middle Western States
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This is a collection of recipes that spans three generations of the Stilwell Family. The earliest dishes are from the 1800's. In it you'll learn some family trivia, tying some famous figures and world events to meals served in an average American home.
The Independent Author's Handbook
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handbook will provide a focused and efficient path to quickly publish and market your work as an e-book, paperback and audiobook. You'll get: numerous tips, examples and ideas; all free or nearly so; backed up by statistics providing you a guide to what ideas work better than others; and the order to do them in so you don't have to lose time backtracking.
In the Image of Gods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,180. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A young women stumbles across an alien artifact with immense powers, sparking an interstellar war.
100 Ways To Save A Dollar Without Lowering Your Lifestyle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Over 130 easy ideas and strategies to get more for your money while spending less.
The Puppy Of Doom And Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"The Puppy of Doom and Other Stories" is a collection of science fiction short stories. Several are future war stories set about two hundred years hence. Several more are speculative pieces set in the near future. All are hard science fiction with several inspired by real scientific breakthroughs in robotics and biotech engineering.

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