Daniel Clayton

Biography

The creator of the Nation of Savages anthology, which focuses on the depravity and cruelty hiding beneath the surface of modern-day America.

Nation of Savages #21: Released January 10.

Nation of Savages #22: January 17.

Where to find Daniel Clayton online

Twitter: @DanielClayton38

Books

Nation of Savages #22
Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #22: Indiana Knights #22: Homecoming Part 2 Kantor meets with Chris Sheridan to discuss his future role with the Knights and a potential issue. Private Justice #22: Relapse Part 2 Callum takes matters into his own hands after his friend is brutally assaulted. The Thin Line #8: Bad Neighbor Part 2 Belquist and Corey learn more about the neighborhood tension.
Nation of Savages #21
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #21: Indiana Knights #21: Homecoming Part 1 Chris Sheridan, Travis Kantor's mentor, is released from prison after 12 years. Private Justice #21: Relapse Part 1 Derrick Callum is asked to help find a former soldier addicted to heroin. The Thin Line #7: Bad Neighbor Part 1 Belquist and Corey investigate a murder where everyone in the neighborhood is a suspect.
Nation of Savages #20
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #20: Indiana Knights #20: Triangle Trade Part 7 Travis Kantor and the Indiana Knights look to deal with Joseph Sadler, the leader of the Aryan Soldiers. Private Justice #20: Christmas Spirit Derrick Callum investigates a problem as a personal favor before Christmas. The Robber #6: Good Samaritan Part 2 Rick Walsh goes after the thieves who robbed him.
Nation of Savages #19
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #19: Indiana Knights #19: Triangle Trade Part 6 Travis Kantor looks for a way out as the local cops and Feds move to make major arrests. Private Justice #19: Hidden Depths Part 3 Emma Hartzmann gets a different perspective on the case she's working. The Robber #5: Good Samaritan Part 1 Rick Walsh is a witness at a bank robbery and decides to respond.
Nation of Savages #18
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #18: Indiana Knights #18: Triangle Trade Part 5 An unexpected event puts increased pressure on Travis Kantor to deliver for the Feds. Private Justice #18: Hidden Depths Part 2 Emma Hartzmann has more questions than answers about her case as she faces increased pressure. The Cadre #8: Murky Waters Part 3 Burke infiltrates an Islamic Revolution base.
Nation of Savages #17
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #17: Indiana Knights #17: Triangle Trade Part 4 The Indiana Knights and the Aryan Soldiers both move forward after the train depot robbery. Private Justice #17: Hidden Depths Part 1 Emma Hartzmann handles her first solo case. The Cadre #7: Murky Waters Part 2 Burke’s investigation on the Islamic Revolution’s ties to North Korea leads to an unexpected discovery.
Nation of Savages #16
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #16: Indiana Knights #16: Triangle Trade Part 3 Harrison Dubois leads the robbery on the train depot while Travis Kantor deals with personal matters. Private Justice #16: Family Ties Part 6 Derrick Callum closes his trap on Nick Zahn. The Cadre #6: Murky Waters Part 1 John Burke’s investigation against the Islamic Revolution takes him to Senegal.
Nation of Savages #15
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #15: Indiana Knights #15: Triangle Trade Part 2 Travis Kantor and the Indiana Knights prepare to rob a train depot while other forces work their own agendas. Private Justice #15: Family Ties Part 5 Derrick Callum follows a lead that might take him straight to Nick Zahn. The Cadre #5: New Order Part 5 John Burke and The Cadre prepare to move in on Ibrahim Moshad.
Nation of Savages #14
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #14: Indiana Knights #14: Triangle Trade Part 1 Travis Kantor aligns with a nearby white power group to steal guns from a train depot. Private Justice #14: Family Ties Part 4 Derrick Callum’s investigation takes him back to Willow Grovr. The Cadre #4: New Order Part 4 John Burke investigates a former ETA member in Madrid who is linked to an Islamic terrorist.
Nation of Savages #13
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,470. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #13: Indiana Knights #13: Counterattack Part 3 Travis Kantor plans to make a statement now that he knows who the traitor in his organization is. Private Justice #13: Family Ties Part 3 Derrick Callum’s investigation closes in a Russian gangster. The Cadre #3: New Order Part 3 John Burke goes to Seville to find an Islamic terrorist with dangerous connections.
Nation of Savages #12
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #12: Indiana Knights #12: Counterattack Part 2 Travis Kantor sends his enforcer to Gary to find the man who robbing their drug stashes. Private Justice #12: Family Ties Part 2 Derrick Callum travels to Kansas City after his client’s father has been murdered. The Cadre #2: New Order Part 2 John Burke investigates a terror connection in Lisbon.
Nation of Savages #11
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #11: INDIANA KNIGHTS #11: Counterattack Part 1 Travis Kantor’s plans are put under scrutiny when one of their drug stashes is robbed. PRIVATE JUSTICE #11: Family Ties Part 1 Derrick Callum tries to find a man who went missing after his mother died. THE CADRE #1: New Order Part 1 John Burke investigates Islamic terrorists operating in Portugal.
Nation of Savages #10
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #10: INDIANA KNIGHTS #10: Initiation Ritual The Knights plan to induct an associate as a fully-fledged member of their outfit. PRIVATE JUSTICE #10: Archer Part 2 Derrick Callum and Archer look to close the trap on the people looking to kill Archer. THE THIN LINE #6: Dropping the Hammer Part 2 The investigation into Winston Ballard’s murder leads to a gang member.
Nation of Savages #9
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #9: INDIANA KNIGHTS #9: Smokescreen Part 2 The Knights look to cover their tracks after one of their own is arrested. PRIVATE JUSTICE #9: Archer Part 1 Derrick Callum agrees to help a young computer expert. THE THIN LINE #5: Dropping the Hammer Part 1 Stephany Belquist and Tim Corey investigate a shooting outside a restaurant.
Nation of Savages #8
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Featured in Nation of Savages #8: INDIANA KNIGHTS #8: Smokescreen Part 1 A student-led protest is coming to Valparaiso and the Knights want to discredit them. PRIVATE JUSTICE #8: Desperado A business deal with an old friend’s company brings Derrick Callum’s past up. THE THIN LINE #4: Shotgun Part 3 Stephany Belquist and Tim Corey look to close the gap on their murder case.
Nation of Savages #7
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,270. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nation of Savages is a collection of serialized stories. INDIANA KNIGHTS #7: Shifting Priorities Jason Kopp, who runs the Knights’ drug operation, looks to make some major changes. PRIVATE JUSTICE #7: Surveillance Derrick Callum is asked by a local comic book store owner to investigate a thief. THE THIN LINE #3: Shotgun Part 2 Stephany Belquist investigates a shooting similar to her murder.
Nation of Savages #6
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nation of Savages is a collection of serialized stories. INDIANA KNIGHTS #6: Adult Cabaret The Indiana Knights have new partners in the drug trade, but they have a small favor to ask. PRIVATE JUSTICE #6: Sanctity Part 2 Derrick Callum looks to turn the tables on Jerry Daniels. THE THIN LINE #2: Shotgun Part 1 Stephany Belquist investigates two gangbangers shot in a drive-by with a shothun.
Nation of Savages #5
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,930. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nation of Savages is a collection of serialized stories. INDIANA KNIGHTS #5: Victimless Crime The Indiana Knights’ construction site project hits a snag. PRIVATE JUSTICE #5: Sanctity Part 1 Derrick Callum investigates a wife whose estranged husband—a cop—is spying on her. THE THIN LINE #1: Outcasts Stephany Belquist investigates a fight at a high school that has a student near death.
Nation of Savages #4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nation of Savages is a collection of serialized stories. INDIANA KNIGHTS #4: Hostile Takeover Part 2 Travis Kantor looks to make his move against Knights' leader Randall Douglas. PRIVATE JUSTICE #4: Blackmail Derrick Callum is asked to help a young woman in Arizona. THE ROBBER #4: Behind the Eight Ball Part 2 Rick Walsh closes in on the people responsible for his botched armored car robbery.
Nation of Savages #3
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nation of Savages is a collection of serialized stories. INDIANA KNIGHTS #3: Hostile Takeover Part 1 Travis Kantor sees an opportunity with the Knights' leadership in disarray. PRIVATE JUSTICE #3: Gallimard Part 3 Derrick Callum closes in on the people behind Nathan Kron’s disappearance. THE ROBBER #3: Behind the Eight Ball Part 1 Rick Walsh is out for revenge after an armored car robbery.
Nation of Savages #2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nation of Savages is a collection of serialized stories. INDIANA KNIGHTS #2: Treading Water Part 2: It's every man for himself in the fallout from the failed Mosque attack. PRIVATE JUSTICE #2: Gallimard Part 2: Callum's investigations takes him deeper into Nathan Kron's private life. THE ROBBER #2: Ahead of the Curve Part 2: Loyalties and grudges come out after the jewelry store robbery.
Nation of Savages #1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nation of Savages #1 begins a collection of serialized stories. INDIANA KNIGHTS #1: Treading Water Part 1: A white supremacist group in Indiana plans to attack a mosque. PRIVATE JUSTICE #1: Gallimard Part 1: A private investigator looks into a former soldier's disappearance. THE ROBBER #1: Ahead of the Curve Part 1: A professional thief joins up with a crew to knock over a jewelry store.
Payment on Delivery
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Steve Worrall and Claire Gooden meet for a dinner date at a fancy city restaurant and both of them have private agendas. Both conceal their true natures while revealing a little about each other in the process. Both are determined to get what they want and will do whatever it takes to ensure that it happens.
Behind the Veneer
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Harbin detectives Stephany Belquist and David Walcott don't often work murders in their sleepy little Indiana town. That calm is shattered when a man is found dead with his head smashed in. The more they learn about their victim, though, the last flattering the portrayal. And the truth about their murder victim is a sobering reminder of the world they live in.
The Golden Child
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stephen Pendleton sees his childhood repeating himself. His brother, Ken, who was given everything as the eldest child while Stephen, the youngest, was neglected and abused. He's tried to put that behind him and move on with his life, but when he sees his younger nephew going through the same things, he finds himself reliving the past and his darkest impulses.
The Right Thing
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Tim Harris found himself in the wrong place at the wrong time when a gangbanger with a long criminal history shot two people dead on a street corner. And what he saw continues to have repeated consequences for him and for his family as he struggles with the choices he's made.
Run Through the Board
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jeremy Coates's world is left shattered when his best friend and video game partner-in-crime, Erik Drummond, commits suicide. Jeremy struggles to pick up the pieces and find some meaning not only in what seems like a senseless act, but also for his own future as the rest of the world passes him by.
Oblivion
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 49,880. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jimmy Purcell's life has been a tightrope since he was eighteen. He has a wife and young child to take care of with no margin for error. And everything around him seems to be getting worse whether it's at home, work, or church.
Breakdown
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nathan Lippert decides to make money selling drugs so he can try and leave a town that has shunned him and his family. His efforts lead him straight to a pair of cops investigating the drug ring and they decide to use him to make a case against the people above him. Nathan finds himself in a constant battle to keep his cover story going to not only make money, but survive.

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