Don Martinez


The son of two 20-year Navy vets, Don A. Martinez spent much of his formative years around the Pacific Rim before settling in the continental U.S., first in Michigan and New York before finally reaching Texas.
He has been writing all his life, getting his start in elementary school as a two-time Young Authors selection in Oak Harbor, Washington. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Writing and a Master of Arts degree in English from SUNY-College at Buffalo (Buffalo State College), where his academic focus was mythology and folklore, particularly how it is applied in modern storytelling.
Currently, he lives with his wife and four cats in northeast Texas, where he works as a college writing professor.

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Eden Inviolate
Series: Phantom Squadron: The New Empire, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The war with the New Empire reaches its climax. Can the supernaturals of the Hidden-In-Plain-Sight Ranch repel the unbelievable power of the hell-forged Damnation Blade and prevent its use to destroy Eden and all supernaturals around the world?
Infernal Eighteen
Series: Phantom Squadron: The New Empire, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,180. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Alanna Sharpe is going to Hell … Her earthly mission takes an unexpected turn when the insurgents capture Scolar. Gabe reveals to Alanna that Scolar is indeed Cole, but is also simply a body lacking its original soul, that of her father. To have any chance of reuniting her family, Alanna must bring her father back from damnation’s grasp.
The Insurgent's Journal
Series: Phantom Squadron: The New Empire, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In a dystopian America ruled by the tyrannical New Empire Party, supernaturals are outlawed under pain of death. Alanna Sharpe, the latest Guardsman and the daughter of Cole and Ariel, sets out on a quest to find her missing parents ... a goal which could bring down the New Empire!
Dinétah Dragon
Series: Phantom Squadron, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The memoir of a woman, changed into a dragon by cruel science, fighting alongside a makeshift family of government agents with their own supernatural powers. The fate of existence may rest on the answer to her lifelong mystery: who is "the love that will save a life?"
The Advance Guard
Series: Phantom Squadron, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Over the course of history, a team of four supernatural agents has been assembled for a Black Ops team unlike any other.Both separately and together, these agents will face down an enemy of immense evil, rising above their differences and individual traumas and coming together to face a demonic matriarch hiding within one of the holiest sites in Europe.

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armageddon    avalon    black ops    catgirl    cia    coming of age    daughter    demon    dragon    dragon knight    dystopia    future america    inferno    knight    lost family    memoir    wendigo    wizard