David J. Nix

Biography

David grew up in the borderlands of the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming, a landscape that encouraged great imagination and a love of stories. As a veteran of hi-tech, David has published a number of articles in dry and dusty industry publications. He has also taught and mentored teens for over 20 years. His love of storytelling and resonance with teens led him to writing novels for young adults. David lives in the Hill Country outside Austin, Texas with his wife and three children.

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Enlighten Me! Of Mice and Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Whether you need a refresher, clarification, or a summary of the novel Of Mice and Men, this guide is for you. It tells the same story, but in one-quarter of the words and in contemporary language. Interspersed within this telling are in-line commentary and notes that provide historical context and cultural context, highlight important quotes, and identify motifs and examples of themes.
Enlighten Me! The Great Gatsby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Whether you need a refresher, clarification, or a summary of The Great Gatsby, this guide is for you. It tells the story that the novel tells, but in one-quarter of the words and in contemporary language. Interspersed within this telling are in-line commentary and notes that provide historical context and cultural context, highlight important quotes, and identify motifs and examples of themes.
Down The Dead Road
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Death is stalking teenager "Cowboy", a lost child raised by a homeless woman. A shadowy character thwarts Death's repeated attempts on Cowboy's life, giving the boy the opportunity to search for his hidden origins, fall in love, and become the target of a brutal gang. The truth of his beginnings proves more astonishing than anything Cowboy has imagined, but might not be enough to save him.

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