Tony Bertauski

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Father. Husband. Teacher. Writer. Not always in that order.

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Books

Claus: Rise of the Miser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Christmas is hot. When Kandi’s dad gets a mysterious call, they fly to a tropical island where the buildings are enormous and the rooms empty. Despite the heat, his sunburned client wears a heavy cloak.
Bricks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,270. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Fabbers, slabbers and fakies were dehumanizing slurs for fabricated humans. Bricks, however, was the People’s favorite. The Sentience Laws were created to protect the rights of Bricks, but the laws didn’t last long. Banished to the remote isolation of the Settlement, Paul and Raine are sentenced to live the rest of their lives in the wilderness.
Halfskin (The Vignettes)
Price: Free! Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A synthetic stem cell called a biomite can replace any cell in your body. They are infallible. As our percentages of biomites rise, we become stronger, we become smarter and prettier. We become better. Can we resist the temptation of perfection? Are we still human when our bodies are replaced by synthetic replications?
Seeds of Foreverland
Price: Free! Words: 36,670. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Harold Ballard's breaking point came in the sixth grade. John Lively was a mouth-breather that no one cared about, an over-sized sixth grader voted most likely to see jail. In Harold's opinion, God had wasted a body on John Lively.
Ashes of Foreverland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,700. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Tyler Ballard was in prison when his son created a dreamworld called Foreverland, a place so boundless and spellbinding that no one ever wanted to leave. Or did. Now his son is dead, his wife is comatose and Tyler is still imprisoned. But he planned it that way.
Humbug: The Unwinding of Ebenezer Scrooge (A Science Fiction Adventure)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,480. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jacob Marley is dead. His business partner, Eb Scrooge, is left to run Avocado, Inc., an innovative technology business, all alone. An introverted shut-in locked away in a Colorado mansion, he changes the company’s mission statement. Only his servant droids keep him company. Until the gifts arrive.
The Making of Socket Greeny: A Science Fiction Saga
Price: Free! Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Socket Greeny is not normal. His funny name and snow-white hair are the least of his problems. When a devious prank goes bad, Socket and his friends realize they are about to lose everything they’ve worked for in the alternate reality universe of virtualmode.
Foreverland Boxed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 229,400. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When kids awake on an island, they’re told there was an accident. Before they can go home, they will visit Foreverland, an alternate reality that will heal their minds.
Halfskin Boxed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 239,870. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Biomites are artificial stem cells that can replace any cell in your body. No more kidney failure, no severed spines or blood disease. No cancer. Pharmaceuticals become obsolete. With each dose of biomites, we become stronger, we become smarter and prettier. We become better. At what point are we no longer human?
Clay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,760. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jamie wants to be a halfskin. Her life has become dull and pointless. If she had more biomites—the synthetic stems cells that promise hope and healing—she could take control of her life. But Jamie’s body is already 49.9% biomites. The rest is clay—her God-given organic cells.
The Drayton Chronicles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,670. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The evolution of a vampire. Drayton once believed he was a vampire. He doesn’t know what he is. He takes not his victim’s blood but the silky essence of their soul during their last breath. Often mistaken for the Angel of Death, his victims sometimes ask for forgiveness. Sometimes he delivers. After all, he is not without sin. The Drayton Chronicles is the collection of 5 novellas.
Foreverland is Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Six teenage girls wake with no memories. One of them is in a brick mansion, her blonde hair as shiny as her shoes. The others are in a cabin, their names tagged to the inside of their pants. Their heads, shaved. Slashes mark the cabin wall like someone has been counting. Hundreds of them.
Halfskin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Biomites are artificial stem cells that can replace any cell in your body. No more kidney failure, no severed spines or blood disease. No cancer. Pharmaceuticals become obsolete. With each dose of biomites, we become stronger, we become smarter and prettier. We become better. At what point are we no longer human?
The Annihilation of Foreverland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When kids awake on an island, they’re told there was an accident. Before they can go home, they will visit Foreverland to heal their minds. Foreverland, an alternate reality, where every heart's desire is satisfied. Who would ever want to leave?
The Socket Greeny Saga
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 194,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The entire Socket Greeny trilogy (Discovery, Training, and Legend) follows a white-haired teenager that discovers he's part of an evolved human race, how he trains to understand his true self, and the legendary conclusion of his true nature.
The Legend of Socket Greeny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Book 3 in the Socket trilogy. The Paladin Nation is rebuilding. Socket Greeny is leading them into a new era of compassion and understanding. But when Pike returns, Socket discovers nothing is what he expected, that his life has been planned from the beginning. He is faced with ultimate betrayal. In the end, he won't be asked to save the world. It'll be the entire universe.
Drayton (The Taker)
Price: Free! Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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The Drayton Chronicles contain all 5 novellas for only 2.99. Check it out! Drayton once believed he was a vampire. He doesn’t know what he is. Or why he lives. He takes not his victim’s blood but the silky essence of their soul during their last breath. Often mistaken for the Angel of Death, his victims sometimes ask for forgiveness. Sometimes he delivers. After all, he is not without sin.
The Training of Socket Greeny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00)
Book Two of the Socket Series. Socket Greeny is trying to live two lives: one as a evolved human while hanging onto his normal life. While fearlessly dealing with his masochistic trainer, he's trying to salvage his deteriorating relationship with his girlfriend back home. But Socket's greatest challenge is to find his true enemy. He discovers that fear has many faces.
The Discovery of Socket Greeny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Book One of the Socket Series. Socket Greeny discovers why his mom’s work is so important and soon finds himself in the center of controversy and betrayal when he's anointed the agency's prodigy. He didn't ask for the "blessing" of psychic powers and the ability to timeslice. But if he doesn't embrace his true nature, life as we know it will change forever.

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