Michael Bunker

Biography

Michael Bunker is a bestselling author, off-gridder, husband, and father of four children. He lives with his family in a "plain" community in Central Texas, where he reads and writes books...and occasionally tilts at windmills. He is the author of several popular and acclaimed works of dystopian sci-fi, including the WICK series, The Silo Archipelago, and the Amish/Sci-Fi thriller Pennsylvania, as well as many nonfiction works, including the bestseller Surviving Off Off-Grid. Michael was commissioned by Amazon.com through their Kindle Worlds program to write a serial in the World of Kurt Vonnegut. That book is entitled Osage Two Diamonds, and it debuted on Dec. 17, 2013. Michael was recently interviewed in a Medium.com article that will give you more background and insight into his life and works... http://bit.ly/17YbE63.

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Books

Becoming Eagles - A Pennsylvania Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Becoming Eagles is a Pennsylvania Short Story, the first in a series that will be the backstory of one of Pennsylvania's most popular characters... the rough and tumble wildman named Eagles (Goa Eeguls!) Becoming Eagles is continued in the Tales from Pennsylvania with another short story... WILD EAGLES. Follow the boy who would become the man... Eagles, through his unexpected backstory.
Tales from Pennsylvania
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pennsylvania. The groundbreaking dystopian vision Hugh Howey called “a brilliant tale of extra-planetary colonization.” Now you can revisit USA Today Bestselling Author Michael Bunker’s unique world in this anthology of original short stories—authored by ten of his fellow master storytellers and including a new Pennsylvania story by the creator of the Pennsylvania World himself.
THE WILD ONES: A Pennsylvania Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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This story takes place in New Pennsylvania (the setting of Michael Bunker's Pennsylvania novel) shortly after the founding of the Amish Zone in NP. It is not necessary to have read the Pennsylvania Omnibus to understand and enjoy this story. It is a stand-alone short story focusing more attention on the first Amish settlers in New Pennsylvania.
Dunes Over Danvar Omnibus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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The sand don't care, and it never did. Can people change? Two men who meet in the dunes over the lost city of Danvar have to find out if there can ever be such a thing as friendship, honor, and sacrifice in a world full of sand divers, pirates, brigands, and thieves.
Dunes over Danvar Part 3: Sand Hawk
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Dunes Over Danvar 3: Sand Hawk, is the third and final short story in the Dunes Over Danvar series to be set in New York Times Bestselling Author Hugh Howey's world of SAND, and is written and published with the permission of Hugh Howey.
The Santa Anna Gold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Santa Anna Gold is a SHORT STORY of around 6k words. A father tries to help his son—the only family member he has left—pursue his interest in finding the legendary Santa Anna Gold. The only problem is: the boy wants to go back in time in order to locate it. Sometimes the things a father will do for an only child are limitless
Pennsylvania
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Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Pennsylvania is a short story, 16,500 words (about forty five pages,) and it is the first in the Pennsylvania series. Jedidiah Troyer is now a traveler. He has signed up for an emigration program that is colonizing the planet of New Pennsylvania. He just wants to start a farm and homestead on affordable land in a new Amish community. Space pioneering isn't as easy as it sounds when you're "plain.
Pennsylvania: The Complete Novel
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Young Amishman Jedidiah Troyer is now a traveler. He's signed up for an emigration program that is colonizing the planet of New Pennsylvania. He just wants to start a farm and homestead on affordable land in a new Amish community. Space pioneering isn't as easy as it sounds when you're "plain."
Hugh Howey Must Die!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,130. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
England needs some heroes, and so does the Book Publishing Industry. In this novella, actually written during #NaNoWriWee (National Novel Writers Weekend) and in under thirty hours, Michael Bunker, mind fried and groggy from too much coffee and not enough sleep, pokes a sharp and funny stick at zombies, the writing culture, mainstream publishing, England, France, and most of all, Piers Morgan.
Pennsylvania: Books I & II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jedidiah Troyer just wants to start a farm and homestead on some affordable land in a new Amish community, but... what if the only good, cheap, available land was on another planet? So now Jed has signed up for an emigration program that is intent on colonizing the distant planet of New Pennsylvania. He faces a despotic government agency at war with rebels, the caprices of interstellar travel...
Surviving Off Off-Grid
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,760. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Western Society is in confusion, the industrial world is teetering on collapse, and it looks like things could get worse. Agrarian Blogger, historian, and "plain" preacher Michael Bunker has been living off of the grid for many years, and he has some advice for those living in the industrial/consumerist economy …living an off off-grid life is achievable....
Wick 4: One Word of Truth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
WICK 4 is the explosive final "knot" in the bestselling WICK series... Weeks after the world has been crippled by massive EMP attacks, nuclear weapons are used on major cities, and survivors grapple with a changed world that may never be the same again.
WICK 3: Exodus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In WICK 3: Exodus... the world is without power. You are on foot and have no home. Any stranger you meet may kill you... and normal is never coming back. As civilization comes apart after the detonation of a "super-EMP" weapon over the American northeast, and as violence and war spiral outward, enveloping the whole world, Warwick refugees wander out into the mayhem and madness to escape...
Wick 2: Charm School
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Deep in the Catskill Forest Preserve is a town that doesn't exist... at least not officially. Warwick is an authentic Russian village not far from New York City. It is also a Charm School, a spy school where Americans are trained and raised from birth to be Russians, sent to spy for America in the former Soviet Union...
Three By Bunker: Three Short Works of Fiction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three short fictional works - a short story, a novelette, and a short novel (332 pages) - by Michael Bunker. Book 1 - #NaNoWri War Z Book 2 - Pennsylvania Book 3 - Futurity
The Headcovering
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,100. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
What does the Bible have to say about the woman's Headcovering? Is it just a matter of opinion? Author, teacher, and historian Michael Bunker examines this issue in with the light of the scriptures and history.
Wick
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Price: Free! Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Clay just wants to get home. Six years ago, he moved to New York City after his wife and daughters were killed in a horrible automobile accident, and now, the day after Hurricane Sandy devastates the city, Clay sets out on foot to escape both the city, and the prison of his old life there. What Clay discovers on his epic walk to freedom, will change everything... for everyone... forever.
The Beard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Men’s Issues
What does the Bible have to say about the Beard? Is it just a matter of opinion? Author, teacher, and historian Michael Bunker wanted to know, so over many years he studied everything he could find on the topic, even reading through copious volumes of ancient commentaries and writings by early Christians. The answers he found might surprise you.

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