Michael J. Scott

Biography

Michael J. Scott writes fiction that doesn't shy away from hard questions or dicey situations. He treats his characters like real people with real flaws who sometimes do wrong and stupid things--especially when they're trying to do the right thing.

His interests range from the erosion of the American family, socio-political unrest in the U.S. that threatens to break into civil war, UFO's, adventures in Biblical and Christian archaeology, dystopias, sword and sorcery fantasy, to getting inside the mind of a serial killer.

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He lives with his family outside of Rochester, New York.

Where to find Michael J. Scott online


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Books

Descent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,760. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Christopher James--a disgraced and scandalized reporter--would like nothing more than to get away from everything. But his latest assignment becomes far more than he bargained for when his informant is murdered, and all signs point to an otherworldly culprit. Can he learn the truth before it's too late, or will the entities obstructing him fatally end his interference?
Nicholas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Before the myth was the legend... before the legend was the man... Nicholas - You will believe
A Glass Half-Empty
Series: Spilled Milk, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,590. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
For Gerrold Smith, a desperate father now doing triple life sentences, the question of escape is one he‘d rather not face. But when his former hostage turned partner offers to break him out, events spiral rapidly out of control. On the run, Gerrold and Mel discover their love for one another as well as the lengths each will go to bring justice to the corrupt power-brokers who ruined their lives.
God And Country
Series: Jefferson's Road, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Abandoned in Detroit, Peter Baird must form a resistance movement to free the city from the clutches of an evil Caliph who has taken over and runs Detroit according to Shariah law. Can Peter convince the citizens of this besieged city to reclaim their rightful inheritance? Or will the leaders of the new religion hold greater sway?
Topheth
Series: Janelle Becker Books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Janelle Becker of the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts down a serial arsonist burning churches in Rochester, NY.
Turning
Series: New World Order, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Katherine and her disabled sister hide a secret from REGA, the authoritarian government that controls her sector. When they are captured by Sweepers, Katherine escapes and joins the resistance to free her sister and her city.
The Tree of Liberty
Series: Jefferson's Road, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Captured by Federal Authorities, Peter Baird finds himself incarcerated in a FEMA Camp outside of Watertown, NY. But even here he is aided by the remnants of the militia, still struggling in a hopeless battle against the corrupt government of the United States. Peter joins forces with other victims and plots to seize control of the prison. The only question is whether any of them will survive.
Eye of Darkness
Series: The Dragon's Eye Cycle, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,160. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Book One of the Dragon's Eye Cycle. A mercenary ex-Sheriff and a girl outcast from her tribe investigate serial kidnappings and murders. Is it evidence of magick, or is some other darkness bringing such evil into their land?
Spilled Milk
Series: Spilled Milk, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,160. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
What would you do to protect your kids? For Gerrold Smith, a widower whose children have been taken from him by the courts, the answer is to hold the city hostage. What starts as a random act of violence quickly escalates into terrorist activity, and as Gerrold discovers the city's dark secret he must choose between saving his own children, or sacrificing them to save even more.
Patriots and Tyrants
Series: Jefferson's Road, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,380. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The man who was manipulated into shooting the President is on the run. His only hope to rescue his brother and save his country is to ally himself with the one person he despises most. But will the price of revolution cost him his soul?
The Coppersmith
Series: Janelle Becker Books, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A religiously motivated serial killer stalks pastors in Upstate New York.
The Spirit of Resistance
Series: Jefferson's Road, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 77,080. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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A plot to spark a 2nd American Revolution begins with an assassination attempt on the President Elect.

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