Laurence E Dahners

Biography

Laury Dahners lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and enjoys composing and recording music as well as painting. Recently he has become interested in writing novels. For a day job he works as an orthopedic surgeon who teaches at the University of North Carolina Medical School, Department of Orthopaedics.

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Books

Bonesetter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A "historical fiction" or prehistory account of a boy in a primitive society who learns to "set bones" for others who are injured. In the way of Jean Auel's heroine Ayla, he discovers other primitive technologies including snares and the smoking of meat. His mastery of these skills gradually elevates his position in his society from despised and downtrodden to respected and admired.
Smarter (an Ell Donsaii story #2)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Smarter is a near future SciFi/Thriller whose young heroine we learned in "Quicker" has a nerve mutation that makes her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In grad school, she's now trying to use her quantum theory to create a communication device. Then the PRC kidnaps her to obtain access to her genius - they should have considered how hard it would be to hold someone with her abilities!
Lieutenant (an Ell Donsaii story #3)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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"Lieutenant" is the third in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine has a nerve mutation that makes her an athletic genius. She has dropped out of grad school after using her quantum theories to invent a means for enormously improving communications. Flying UAVs for the USAF she recognizes that the PRC is going to invade Taiwan. Our response requires her new quantum devices!
Rocket! (an Ell Donsaii story #4)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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"Rocket!" is the fourth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has rendered her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Rocket!” she works out the enormous potential of the wormholes she discovered in "Lieutenant." Though they only provide small openings through space, the wormholes could prove to be a tremendous boon to humankind.
Comet! (an Ell Donsaii story #5 )
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"Comet!" is the fifth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has rendered her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Comet!” she and her team begin exploring outer space using the wormholes she produced in "Rocket." Unfortunately Comet Hearth-Daster is on a trajectory to strike the Earth. If it hits it will wipe out civilization!
Tau Ceti (an Ell Donsaii story #6)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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“Tau Ceti" is the sixth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has made her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Tau Ceti”, she is continuing to find uses for the quantum entangled wormholes that she has discovered. These wormholes aren’t big enough to send people through, yet they are making huge changes in our world.
Vaz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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“Vaz” is the story of Vaz Gettnor, a socially impaired, yet scientifically brilliant man. When Vaz is fired from his job, but then discovers a means to achieve “cold fusion,” a technology which could solve the energy crisis, no one believes him, least of all his family. In fact, the only people who believe are the ones who are trying to steal the technology from him... Not a problem for a genius!
Habitats (an Ell Donsaii story #7)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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“Habitats" is the seventh in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine has a nerve mutation making her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Habitats,” she is still finding uses for the wormholes she discovered. After a friend lost his hand, Ell uses ports to build better prostheses for amputees! Meanwhile, her small company is trying to build a habitat in space.
Allotropes (an Ell Donsaii story #8)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
“Allotropes" is the eighth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has made her a genius as well as an athletic phenomenon. In “Allotropes,” one of her waldoes is exploring the ringworld she discovered at Sigma Draconis. The aliens there are doing surprising things with carbon allotropes! Can we learn to do the same?
Defiant (An Ell Donsaii story #9)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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“Defiant" is the ninth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation. This mutation has made her a genius as well as an athletic phenomenon. In “Defiant,” political and economic disturbances from Ell's new technology bring Edith Stockton to Presidential power, a woman who despises Ell. Stockton demands Ell turn her tech over to the government.
Wanted (an Ell Donsaii story #10)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Wanted" is the tenth of a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii’s nerve mutation makes her a genius as well as providing astonishing athletic abilities. In “Wanted,” President Stockton continues her misguided efforts to imprison Ell in order to protect the world from some of her technology. But the President hasn’t considered just how many tech advantages she has!
Rescue (an Ell Donsaii story #11)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,980. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
“Rescue" is the eleventh of a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii’s nerve mutation makes her a genius and provides her some astonishing athletic abilities. In “Rescue,” President Stockton tells the FBI to tone down its efforts to imprison Ell. Unfortunately, the SCDF, a group of ultraconservative survivalists now has the President in their sights.
Telekinetic (a Hyllis family story #1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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“Telekinetic” is the first of a series of stories featuring the Hyllis family, who tend to inherit telekinetic “talents.” The story is set after a plague induced apocalypse. Tarc can exert a few ounces of force with his talent which can be helpful in his role as a healer. But then some strangers initiate a violent takeover. Can Tarc’s weak powers, play a role in resisting this invasion?
Impact! (an Ell Donsaii Story #12)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
“Impact" is the twelfth book in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation that makes her a genius and provides her some astonishing athletic abilities. In “Impact,” Ell’s been taken off the “Most Wanted” list and is resuming somewhat of a normal life.Then an enormous comet crashes into Tau Ceti three, threatening the lives of her friends the teecees.
Teleporter (a Hyllis family story #2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,530. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
“Teleporter” is the second in a series of stories featuring the Hyllis family who tend to inherit “talents.” The stories are set after a plague induced apocalypse. Tarc’s sister Daussie proves to be able to teleport small objects. She can remove a gallstone! Can she do more? Will her talent also let her protect herself?
Tiona (a sequel to Vaz)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,660. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
“Tiona” picks up six years after the end of Vaz. Tiona, Vaz’s daughter, is starting grad school in physics, but her experiments are plagued by bizarre movements in the membranes she's studying. When she mentions the movements to Vaz, typical for his odd autism-spectrum personality, he intensely focuses on the movements. Soon he has determined that her “problem” represents a physics breakthrough!
Healers a Hyllis family story #3
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,300. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Healers” is the third in a series of stories featuring the Hyllis family who tend to inherit “talents.” The stories are set after a plague induced apocalypse which resulted in the collapse of civilization and reduced mankind back to iron and horsepower. The Hyllis's telekinetic and teleporation talents, though weak, let them treat a number of medical problems.This wins them friends AND enemies.

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