Thom Whalen

Biography

Thom Whalen studied experimental psychology at UCSD (B.A.), UBC (M.A.) and Dalhousie University (Ph.D.). After working for the Government of Canada conducting research on the human factors of computer networks for thirty years, he retired to begin a new career writing fiction.

If you wish to send him email, a form is available at http://thomwhalen.com/mailform.html. He eagerly awaits comment on his stories.

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Books

Death from a Clear Blue Sky
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,770. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
America is under attack. An unknown foreign power is targeting American citizens in the DC area with small missiles. Six men have been killed in isolated circumstances. The public is unaware of these attacks. It is imperative that nobody find out about them until we have developed effective countermeasures. You will take any action necessary to contain the situation, including casualties.
Sundog Gets Schooled
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Sundog is a fourteen-year-old boy who was raised on a houseboat by unconventional parents. They have never let him go to school or learn to read. When the family comes to San Diego for the winter, he decides that no one, not his parents, the school authorities, or the neighbourhood bullies are going to stop him from getting an education.
Now They Call Me Gunner
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Price: Free! Words: 90,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
In the summer of '71, between high school and university, Phil takes a job as a short-order cook in his home town in upstate New York. When the waitress's ex-husband is murdered, the police suspect Randal, a Viet Nam vet who is the head cook. To help Randal prove his innocence, Phil is dragged into the world of outlaw motorcycle gangs and drug dealers.
Requiem for a Small Town Dance Band
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,090. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1956, tongues are wagging in Edenport, a small logging town in the Pacific Northwest, because the notorious Honey B has divorced her husband and is moving back. Settling in becomes a lot harder when one of her former high-school lovers is found floating in the harbor with his throat slit and the new police chief suspects that she is involved. Who is the mysterious man hiding in her house?
Lethal Rhythms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,580. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Marie Lenoir is a New Orleans voodoo priestess and a serial murderer. But she errs when she kills the husband of a Canadian psychology professor, Dr. Jordan McIntyre. Marie may be too slick for the police but Dr. McIntyre is relentless in her determination to avenge her husband's murder. A life and death struggle between logic and magic rages as Marie's victims accumulate.

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