Andrew Bardin Williams


Andrew Bardin Williams is a freelance author and copywriter living in San Francisco. Andrew has done a reading at the Beat Museum in North Beach, been featured by and appeared on Dante's Hot Tub on Radio Valencia.

His novel Learning to Haight was named a finalist for the 2012 Indie Reader Discovery Award in literary fiction.

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Learning to Haight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
2012 IR Discovery Award Finalist. Jack McClure is assigned to write an article about an influential figure from the city's past. A beatnik, a hippie and a one-time movie star, Dean Simmons is anything but an easy interview, but Jack knows that getting to know the "real" Dean is his ticket off the news desk. Along the way, Jack learns what it means be an activist and to make a name for himself.
The Great Shark Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
As if battling a fifteen-foot Great White Shark off the coast of Northern California wasn't enough, Jack McClure must fend off his marine biologist friend who is hitting on the girl of his dreams. Will Jack find his voice in time to land the shark and the girl?

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