Travis Barr

Biography

Travis Barr grew up in Southern California and went to CalState University of Long Beach. He graduated with a BA in film then furthered his education with a teaching credential. Travis has always held a fascination with the fantastical and suspenseful in storytelling. With his second novel and first part of The Chosen Trilogy, "The Spider Agenda," he has taken that wonderment to new levels of gripping tension and spellbinding adventure. "Agenda" sets the scene for what is to come in the second installment, "The Wasp Initiative" and is the seeds for which will come to full climactic fruition in the third tale, "The Hornet Operative."

Travis still lives in the California area with his family and good friends, and enjoys the beaches of his youth. His favorite TV programs include "The Walking Dead," "Falling Skies," and "The Strain." His most cherished novels of all time include Peter Straub's classic tale, "Ghost Story," Bill Blatty's "The Exorcist," and Stephen King's "'Salem's Lot."

His favorite film will always be George Lucas' "Star Wars."

Books

Star Wars: Escape To The Rebellion
Price: Free! Words: 62,390. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Find out just how Star Wars got to The Empire Strikes Back in this thrilling adventure! From Yavin 4 to Ord Mantell to Hoth, it's all here!
The Restwell Boys
Price: Free! Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Get into some trouble with the alien boys of Restwell Mind And Pest Cleaners in the wacked out Effen Galaxy! But they've just started their Pest control and hypnotherapy business venture--what could possibly go wrong?! Well, EVERYTHING, actually. LOFL!
The Chaos Virus
Price: Free! Words: 89,270. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A new dimension has been discovered! And as a consequence, a malevolent and destructive force has been unleashed upon the earth! Now the world's most brilliant and focused minds must join together to fight this apocalyptic threat to mankind!
The Hornet Operative
Price: Free! Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The conflict comes to a head as Jessie faces the threat of becoming a killing machine for Stanford and his evil cohorts.
The Wasp Initiative
Price: Free! Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
In part two of The Chosen Conflict, Erin's daughter Jessie has matured to realize her potential as a more admirable chosen. But will she have the strength to save herself and her family from the clutches of the darker, malevolent chosen?
The Spider Agenda
Price: Free! Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00)
Erin is a single mother trying to make a better future for herself and her sweet one-year-old girl, Jessie. When she starts her new and better paying job at Pearson and Paul's corporate headquarters, she hopes to find that brighter future. But her dream soon turns to a waking nightmare as Pear-Paul reveals itself to be the living embodiment of evil. Soon, she must fight for her family's survival!
Better Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 69,800. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
After 32 years of marriage, famous entertainment figure, Bill Kirby and renowned photographer, Edna Kirby are getting divorced. An amicable decision, no petty fights, no court battles, no problems--except that both Bill and Edna harbor terrible secrets. Secrets that could undo all that they have worked so hard to build...and tear their family apart for all time...

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