Gary Taaffe

Biography

Gary Taaffe is the No.1 Bestselling Amazon Author of 9 fiction and 2 non-fiction books, including the Urban Hunters series for Young Adults and his Stampede series, a no-nonsense guide to book marketing for authors.

New York Book Review, W.D La Rue said, “I would read ANYTHING this man wrote.”

Gary lives in Forster-Tuncurry, Australia, where he’s surrounded by waterways for fishing and bushland for hunting. He writes fulltime with new books coming out in quick succession.

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PUBLISHER

Gary is a perfectionist who creates stunning books, both inside and out.

He always has formatting jobs on the go for fiction authors but his latest claim to fame are his step-by-step publishing guides that are paving the way for clubs and committees around the world to gather large groups of people together to publish their stories, photos and works of art into highly sought after full colour books.

Check out his Services page for more information.

Where to find Gary Taaffe online


Where to buy in print


Books

EMAIL CAPTURE for AUTHORS: The Mechanics of Setting up the System, Creating your own Author Platform to Sell more Kindle books.
Series: STAMPEDE Marketing Series for Authors. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This step–by–step guidebook walks you through the mechanics of setting up an Email Capture system for Authors. Permafree, Preparing Mailchimp forms, The web pages you need to create, File hosting for downloading ebooks, Newsletter strategies, Traffic generation. You’ll have an automated system in place for generating sales and reviews in no time at all, without the uncertainty.
WANTED! New Dad
Series: Urban Hunters. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Every orphan needs a dad, so why not use Billy’s? He’s in the bush somewhere, so Billy leads his new friends into the never–never to find him: nine young shoeless orphans, ten if you include Amber, plus four dogs and a baby kangaroo. What could possibly go wrong? How about a kidnapping? A spear–pointed stand–off with the police? Or what about a run–in with a dangerous gang?
Urban Hunters Box Set (Books 1-8)
Series: Urban Hunters. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Billy’s gotta find some girls. The problem is he’s an Aborigine from the Australian bush and he’s never even seen a girl before. Billy and Amber begin a journey that will leave you breathless as life slams them headlong through shocking twists and horrifying turns. Only to leave you smiling for joy at the loveable characters peppering their crazy days.
Stampede
Series: STAMPEDE Marketing Series for Authors. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales & selling / management
Stampede- amazing eBook marketing system that’s free, works on autopilot and will send masses of customers to your eBook page 24/7. Normally, your tweets only reach your own followers, but with a careful selection of hashtags, you can reach far beyond your own followers. You don’t need followers of your own to make Stampede work. It levels the playing field for beginners and best sellers alike.
Final Straw (Urban Hunters #8)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
FINAL STRAW (book 8) It was all so perfect, until the dark side of life paid Amber a visit. Now all she’s got is a bloodied pair of pink pyjamas and a cardboard box down a rat–infested alley. Amber comes face to face with a cruel murderer in the bush. She must decide — kill him now or later? And remain a victim at the hands of her mother, or fight for a life of her own?
Bowels of Hell (Urban Hunters #7)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
BOWELS OF HELL (book 7) Entombed and doomed to digestion down the bowels of hell itself, Billy and Amber must escape or die. The orphans, abandoned again, must set aside their differences and put into practice what Billy has taught them. Or starve. And is the honeymoon over already? Can the Bullies save their relationship with Mel? “WOW! Hauntingly hypnotic.” Anne, Australia
The Orphanage (Urban Hunters #6)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Billy and Amber must save Larry from the dog catcher, with a shocking twist for Billy. A pursuit leads them into a creepy, rundown orphanage where they find themselves under attack by a savage pack. They fight to save the lives of many only to fall victim down the bowels of hell itself. “Way beyond wonderful. A spine-tingling experience of anticipation. Fear and terror a plenty.” Anne, Australia
Bullies (Urban Hunters #5)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
BULLIES (book 5) The son of the mongrel old man who Billy speared wants revenge. Billy could lose the pups. A bloody battle ensues but Diesel doesn’t count on Amber; or Larry, Curly and Moe for that matter. Billy leaves Turbo and Amber gobsmacked with a lesson in respect for Diesel. And with a little help from a hobo, Amber shows Billy how street kids hunt pigeons for brunch.
Budgie Smugglers (Urban Hunters #4)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Billy hunts street meat for his first ever dinner date, much to Amber’s dismay. The drunken burp of a hobo sends her crashing back into the life she just escaped and Billy has no clue what to do with an upset Amber, but he does try. Amber gives Billy a gift. And Larry, Curly and Moe make a meal of a dying man, saving his life and making him giggle. Norm’s traumatised to find Billy and Amber gone.
Urban Hunters Collection Books 1 to 3
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Suffering similar tragedies a world apart and forced to grow up before their time, Billy and Amber find a new future, one beyond anything they could ever have imagined. Billy must find some girls and save the Dreamtime. Amber’s covered in blood, mud and tears. How will she react to a near naked Aboriginal boy wearing a dead kangaroo for a hat?
Walkabout (Urban Hunters #3)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Billy leaves his family and the bush but wolf-whistles and abuse leave him confused about the appeal of his bare bum. A friendly trucker teaches him that he won’t pick up any girls wearing a bright red sundress. A darkened alley full of rats in the city reveals a beautiful girl. Amber’s pyjamas are covered in mud and blood and she’s stained in tears, and Billy falls in love.
Tribal Scarring (Urban Hunters #2)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
The clan face a dilemma - Billy doesn’t want to go Walkabout yet. The spirits force a violent attack by a giant Red kangaroo. They’re good like that - helpful. The old Magic Man wants to seal Billy’s injuries under the coals of a fire, as he would initiate an Aboriginal Warrior. He’s helpful too. Billy must decide to endure the pain of initiation or remain a boy.
Four Small Stones (Urban Hunters #1)
Series: Urban Hunters, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
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FOUR SMALL STONES (book 1) Billy’s gotta find some girls, or he and his brothers face extinction, the last of their kind living a Stone Age life in the Australian bush. The spirits choose Billy to see what he can find in the big city. But he’s never even seen a girl before and all he’s got to wear is a loincloth.

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