Derek J. Canyon

Biography

Derek J. Canyon graduated from the University of Washington in 1990. He's been working as a technical writer in the software industry since 1997, and released his first fiction ebook in September of 2010. Derek and his wonderful wife live near Seattle with their long-haired Chihuahua.

Where to find Derek J. Canyon online


Books

The Elemental Odyssey
By Derek J. Canyon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,460. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
There are all sorts of fun and exciting things to do in South Dakota: hike the mountains, see the monuments, explore the caves, watch the wildlife. But what’s not on the travel brochures is getting abducted by magical aliens!
Twelve Worlds
By Derek J. Canyon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,310. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
An anthology of 14 science fiction and fantasy short stories by new, independent authors. Genres include gritty cyberpunk, epic fantasy, romantic fantasy, paranormal detective mystery, star-faring scifi, and more. Author royalties will be donated to Reading is Fundamental, the nation's largest nonprofit children's literacy organization.
Dead Dwarves Don't Dance
By Derek J. Canyon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Noose, a genetically engineered dwarf mercenary, is caught in an explosive terrorist attack on a neohuman dance club in Atlanta. Stumbling alone and injured out of the flaming carnage, he embarks on a relentless and violent pursuit of the perpetrators, determined to exact his own brand of 22nd-century vengeance.
Dead Dwarves, Dirty Deeds
By Derek J. Canyon
Price: Free! Words: 23,400. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction
Three hard-boiled short stories of crime and violence set in the technological excess of the 22nd century. Angel: A cybernetic hit-man escapes prison with the help of two strange men and a mysterious benefactor. Gift Horse: A mutiliated criminal kingpin returns to power in the Regional Atlanta Metroplex. Money is Everything: Street gangs hunt a deposed crime boss carrying a case of cash.

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