Scott Semegran

Biography

Scott Semegran lives in Austin, Texas. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in English. He is a cartoonist and a writer. He can also bend metal with his mind and run really fast, if chased by a pack of wolves. His comic strips have appeared in the following newspapers: The Austin Student, The Funny Times, The Austin American-Statesman, Rocky Mountain Bullhorn, Seven Days, The University of Texas at Dallas Mercury, and The North Austin Bee. His short stories have appeared in independent publications and literary journals like The Next One Literary Journal from the Texas Tech University Honors College. He is a Kindle bestselling author.

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Books

Good Night, Jerk Face
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seff is a 15-year-old boy living in San Antonio, Texas who dreams of getting a 1980 Mazda RX-7 for his sixteenth birthday. When he learns that his parents refuse to give him one, he finds a job at a nearby Greek restaurant to earn money to buy his RX-7. He forms a bond with the owner of the restaurant and discovers what is really important when getting his dream car. A novelette by Scott Semegran.
The Great and Powerful, Brave Raideen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Second-grader William enjoyed the sanctity of his room, surrounded by his toys. In his room, he was safe from Randy, the bully at school. William schemed about what he would do to get back at Randy with his favorite toy, a Shogun Warrior called Brave Raideen. William was convinced that Brave Raideen had the answer to his problem; he would show Randy who was the bigger kid on the school playground.
The Spectacular Simon Burchwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Simon Burchwood's life is a complete disaster. His literary career is in shambles. When he learns that his ex-wife abruptly moves to Dallas with his children, he embarks on a crazy road trip with a nerdy coworker and a hitchhiking punk rock girl and discovers the inspiration he desperately needs for his new literary masterpiece. Take another trip with the one and only Simon Burchwood.
Modicum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,130. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
This collection of short stories, musings, and cartoons by writer / cartoonist Scott Semegran explores such themes as suicide, parenting, religion, masculinity, the apocalypse, and, most importantly, erections. It’s guaranteed to make you laugh, cry, and pee your pants (hopefully, not at the same time).
Mia Ryan And Her Fearless Cat, Angel-Boy in: Tea, Cupcakes, and the Great Ant Famine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Mia Ryan and her cat Angel-Boy were enjoying their tea party when all of a sudden one of the cupcakes sprouted legs and ran out of the house. After chasing the cupcake, Mia Ryan learns about the Great Ant Famine from her newest little friend Anthony the Ant. Read about the choices Mia Ryan makes to help Anthony and the rest of his friends.
Morningwood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50)
When a strange old man slowly shuffles in front of a suburban house, the quiet neighborhood is turned upside down. A short story by Scott Semegran.
That Mouse Is High
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(3.33)
A father frantically prepares for his daughter's birthday party only to come across a stumbling block that threatens to ruin the day. A short story by Scott Semegran.
That Little Devil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Rogelio enjoyed playing with his friend George in the ditch behind his house. And Rogelio's mother was glad he had a friend to play with until she found out George's true identity. Short story by Scott Semegran. This short story was first published in The Next One Literary Journal, Texas Tech University Honors College - Winter 2003-2004.
The Butterfly Effect
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00)
A father watches his daughters lovingly care for a squirmy gang of caterpillars. When they morph into butterflies, the girls witness the true meaning of life... unfortunately. A short story by Scott Semegran.
In My Garage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A couple of years ago, I made a pact with my two best friends, Nolan and Jacob. We decided that we would spend the last night before the end of the world partying in my garage. And that's just what we did. A short story by Scott Semegran.
A Perfect Moment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,070. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A Perfect Moment is indeed an interesting and adventurous journey through the sometimes sordid, and often awesome moments of its protagonists. From the charming fantasies of an elusive dream world to the gruesome and often nightmarish experiences of those not so enchanting moments where we come to understand that, "Good comes from the bad. It always does."
The Meteoric Rise of Simon Burchwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,380. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50)
On his way to New York to celebrate his impending literary success, Simon Burchwood is the prototypical American careerist. But a quick detour to Montgomery, Alabama to visit a childhood friend sends Simon on a bizarre journey, challenging his hopes and dreams of becoming a famous writer. This is a character study that delves into the psyche of a man who desperately tries to redefine himself.

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