Ian Thomas Healy

Biography

Ian Thomas Healy is a prolific writer who dabbles in many different speculative genres. He’s a ten-time participant and winner of National Novel Writing Month where he’s tackled such diverse subjects as sentient alien farts, competitive forklift racing, a religion-powered rabbit-themed superhero, cyberpunk mercenaries, cowboy elves, and an unlikely combination of vampires with minor league hockey. He is also the creator of the Writing Better Action Through Cinematic Techniques workshop, which helps writers to improve their action scenes.

Ian also created the longest-running superhero webcomic done in LEGO, The Adventures of the S-Team, which ran from 2006-2012.

When not writing, which is rare, he enjoys watching hockey, reading comic books (and serious books, too), and living in the great state of Colorado, which he shares with his wife, children, house-pets, and approximately five million other people.

Where to find Ian Thomas Healy online

Where to buy in print

Series

The Just Cause Universe
Just Cause
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The Archmage
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Day of the Destroyer
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Deep Six
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Jackrabbit
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Champion
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The Just Cause Universe Novels
Just Cause
Price: Free!
The Archmage
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
Day of the Destroyer
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
Deep Six
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
The Pariah of Verigo
Pariah's Moon
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Pariah's War
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Books

Soldiers of Fortune
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 19. Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 78,680. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2020 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
Everything has a price. It was supposed to be a simple job for The Ghost, a 300-year-old unkillable mercenary: interrupt a prisoner transfer and deliver the prisoner to those footing the bill. Jingshen had done jobs like it thousands of times. But this time, it all goes wrong.
Rooftops: A Just Cause Universe Novel
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 17. Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 74,480. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2019 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A werewolf superhero and the vampire hunting her must find a way to trust one another when a supernatural force threatens to spill into the world and destroy werewolves, vampires, and humans alike.
Search and Rescue
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 16. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 64,030. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2019 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
Rookie superhero Devilfish joins Just Cause Arctic Circle and barely has a chance to get to know her teammates before a powerful Arctic hurricane sends them out on an urgent rescue mission. They expect to find civilians trapped on a foundering ship. Instead, with the storm assaulting them like a juggernaut, they find something much, much worse.
The Good Fight 5: The Golden Age
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2019 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Superheroes have been around for a long time, and the period from just before to several years after World War II is known as comics' golden age. In The Good Fight 5: The Golden Age, presented by the Pen and Cape Society, some of the best writers in the superhero fiction industry share their stories set during this time period.
Cinco de Mayo
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Neighborhood Watch 2. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2019 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
For the kids of the Neighborhood Watch, the final weeks of middle school are interminable. In the fall they will get to attend the Hero Academy, studying to become Just Cause superheroes. Their plans get derailed when police officers gun down an unarmed black man. Annalisa, aka La Capitána, gets video of them trying to cover up the killing.
The Path
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 14. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2018 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters
Vanitha is a hacker who can physically enter computer systems to control them from the inside. To relax, she's created an online role-playing-game called The Path. When a mystery presents itself, she goes to investigate the strange, new Malevolence, which traps her, unable to use her powers. She has to speedrun the game to get her body back and escape before the Malevolence destroys the system.
The Good Fight 4: Homefront
Series: The Good Fight. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Pen & Cape Society presents The Good Fight 4: Homefront. Explore the private lives of superheroes when they're not out fighting to save the world in this anthology of stories written by some of the best authors working in the superhero fiction genre.
Arena
Series: The Just Cause Universe, New York Trilogy 3. Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 107,690. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Humanity has spent decades calling into the stars. At last, someone has answered. The Hind came from afar, but only to conquer us, starting with New York City. With an impenetrable force field over the city, the heroes of Just Cause are divided and in order to defend the world, they will be forced to ally with the greatest supervillain in the world: Destroyer.
Airship Lies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Western
A Steampunk/Western anthology containing five stories ranging from the Old West to the wilderness beyond the Frontier to the very edge of space itself.
Horde
Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 138,060. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Orc brothers Paug and Milph are tired of polishing their helmets in their underground kingdom, so they leave in search of fame, fortune, and Pleasures of the Flesh. When they find a treasure map and learn a Human hero is seeking the same magical item, the race is on. They head into the wilderness with their companions, a barbarian, a gambler, and a thief, where death hides behind every tree.
The Scene Stealers
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When a young artist's painting is stolen by a professional artist and put up for sale, her theater friends step up with their plan to perpetrate a heist and steal it back. Better hope they don't get caught, because high school is hard enough without facing hard time.
The Good Fight 3: Sidekicks
Series: The Good Fight, Book 3. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 63,370. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The Pen and Cape Society presents the third volume of superhero stories by its members: The Good Fight 3: Sidekicks. After you read these tales, be sure to check out the first two volumes of The Good Fight, and the work by the individual authors!
Jackrabbit: Big in Japan
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Jackrabbit 2. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
All Jackrabbit, Herald of the Rabbit God Leporidus, wanted to do was give his best friend Bunny a nice pre-wedding gift in the form of a trip to Japan. Naturally, Bunny is kidnapped by ninjas shortly after their arrival, forcing Jackrabbit to play superhero, detective, martial artist, video game enthusiast, street preacher, and more in his quest to rescue his friend.
High Contrast: A Collection of Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A collection of eight tales ranging from horror to superhero, science fiction to post-apocalyptic, that examine the darker aspects of the world.
The Neighborhood Watch
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Neighborhood Watch 1. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 53,630. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Alternative history
Seventh-grade Superheroes! It's not easy being a twelve-year-old superhero, but the five kids of the Neighborhood Watch are doing the best they can. With a rival team vying for attention in their hometown and a supervillain on the loose, they'll have to go the extra mile to achieve true greatness.
Tusks
Series: The Just Cause Universe, New York Trilogy 2. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A few years ago, Mustang Sally had to make a deal with her worst enemy in the entire world: Destroyer, the man who killed her father. His price? A favor, to be collected from Sally at some point in the future. Destroyer needs her to help him save the life of his comatose sister. Sally will have to enter the woman's Dream-world to release her from her coma.
Caped: An Anthology of Superhero Tales
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A multi-author collection of eighteen original superhero tales ranging from the dark to the hysterical to the downright bizarre, including 2016 Aurora Award nominee "Super Frenemies" by Stephen Kotowych.
The Lion and the Five Deadly Serpents
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 8. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 78,540. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Just Cause superhero Lionheart learns his former kung fu instructor is dying, he travels to Hong Kong to pay his final respects. Once there, he becomes embroiled in a battle for the honor of his master's school against a heroin cartel, the Five Deadly Serpents Triad. His only allies: Qiao and Lihua, the master's children. Only time and blood will tell if they can save the school.
The Oilman's Daughter
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 89,710. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
1907: A world of steam and steel, of brass and bravery. Spaceships ply the lanes above the Earth. Jonathan Orbital finds himself embroiled in a conspiracy surrounding a French woman with a valuable secret kidnapped by roguish space pirate Phinneas Greaves. When both men learn the implications of the woman's secret, they must team up to survive against those desperate to exploit it.
JCU Omnibus, Vol. 2
Series: The Just Cause Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,220. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The second anthology of Just Cause Universe stories is here to add more depth and breadth to this world of superheroes and supervillains! This volume contains three all-new never-before-published stories (Blacklisted, Winternight, and Summer of Love) and two reprints (The Steel Soldier's Gambit, Archenemy).
Castles
Series: The Just Cause Universe, New York Trilogy 1. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
As a new president takes the White House, Just Cause returns to New York City for the first time in eight years, under the command of its newest leader: Mustang Sally. But a Senator has made it her mission to shut down Just Cause and put her own parahuman militia into place. With enemies at every turn, Sally and her teammates must risk their lives and freedom to halt the Senator's plans.
Ebony and Ivory
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It's the first Devil's Night as cop for rookie police officer Veronica Preston, but not even going through the Police Academy in Detroit in 1974 could prepare her for what she'll encounter after nightfall.
Champion
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Mustang Sally Trilogy 3. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 93,660. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a fellow superhero is murdered, Mustang Sally takes up the case to find his killer. At the same time, a new hero named Champion makes a big splash when he announces a competing organization to Just Cause. Somehow, Champion and the murder victim are linked, and Sally must risk everything that makes her a hero to not only uncover the real killer, but the motive.
Making the Cut
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 73,380. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Making the Cut is the flagship show on the FoodieTV network. Midori and Nicole are competitors from very different cultures, Japanese American and Hispanic. They become friends despite their differences, and will be competing against six other teens. With a $10,000 prize and scholarship to a prestigious New York culinary school at stake, can their friendship survive the challenge?
The Good Fight
Series: The Good Fight, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The Pen & Cape Society, in conjunction with Local Hero Press, is proud to present The Good Fight, an anthology of superhero fiction from some of the best authors working in the genre. After enjoying the stories in The Good Fight, please be sure to check out the works of the individual authors, because they're just super!
Jackrabbit
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Jackrabbit 1. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 67,610. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When the God of Rabbits recruits him to save the world from an invasion of interstellar cockroaches, it seems like it might be a pretty cool gig. Unfortunately, in the spectrum of god-like abilities, rabbits rank pretty low, and Jay received the ability to make snarky wisecracks, jump real high, and… that’s about all. Can Jackrabbit and the Bluebird Herald successfully defend humanity?
JCU Omnibus, Vol. 1
Series: The Just Cause Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A collection of seven short stories set in the Just Cause Universe of superhero fiction. The Freakshow, Arrowheads, and Dust to Dust previously appeared in the collection Those Who Came Before (out of print). The Scent of Rose Petals previously appeared as a stand-alone tale. Pride, Falling, and Gideon's Horn are new tales never before in print.
Space Sharks
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 28,360. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
You've seen Sharknado. You've watched Ghost Shark. Now killer sharks take to their highest altitude ever in the book that absolutely no one asked for, but everybody wants to read: Space Sharks. That's right. Sharks. In space. What more do you want?
Deep Six
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 4 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 4. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When criminals are convicted, they go to jail. When they have parahuman abilities, they go to Deep Six, the most secure prison facility in the world. Six thousand feet underground, nobody has ever escaped from it. Until now. The parahuman terrorist called Misrule engineers a mass breakout, and it falls to a pair of prison guards to stop the world's most dangerous criminals from reaching freedom.
Assassin: A Novel of the Confederation
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 80,960. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the distant future, in our own galactic backyard... With the Confederation on the brink of war, the Watchtower organization struggles to maintain peace. While embroiled in the criminal underworld, a Watchman uncovers a plot to build a superweapon. The Watchman, a hired assassin, and a motley crew of misfit aliens must set aside their differences to save the Confederation.
Pariah's War
Series: The Pariah of Verigo, Book 2. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book Two of The Pariah of Verigo series. Giele Pariah settles among the Horks and prepares to become a father, but the former soldier knows peace can only last so long. A young Hork from a distant tribe reaches out to Giele for help. A coal mine has poisoned their water and brought them to the brink of starvation and Giele is the only Elf who can find common ground between Elves and Horks.
The Guitarist
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 66,240. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
When new girl Molly comes to Jericho High School with a bolero hat and the talent of legendary guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, school reporter Sherri becomes fascinated with her story. Two rival rock bands compete for Molly's talents, but Molly has her own agenda, and who better to tag along and get every juicy tidbit than the intrepid reporter? She might even make a few friends along the way.
Day of the Destroyer
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 3 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 3. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 86,050. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
July 13, 1977 - The lives of four super-powered people become irrevocably intertwined when the lights go out in New York City, plunging their world into chaos. The superheroes of Just Cause, grown soft and complacent without any supervillains to challenge them, must overcome their personal demons as well as uphold the law in a lawless land of rioters, arson, and murder.
Starf*cker
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 82,360. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The space opera sendup that nobody clamored for! The one the author's mom is too ashamed to read! Aliens! Space battles! Swordfights! And in the middle of it all, an aging out-of-work male porn star who finds himself to be the most unlikely hero of all.
Just Cause
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Mustang Sally Trilogy 1 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,190. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Revised & Expanded! A New Hero For A New Era Mustang Sally has some speedy shoes to fill. This young superhero has waited her whole life to join Just Cause – the premiere team of American heroes. Now she’s hoping her super-speed will earn a spot on the same team to which her parents and grandparents belonged. A chance encounter with the villain who killed her father changes everything.
The Archmage
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Mustang Sally Trilogy 2 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 2. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In this sequel to the superhero novel Just Cause, Mustang Sally and the team Just Cause return to face their deadliest foe yet, a magic user who has designs upon ruling the entire world. And even worse, he's powerful enough to do it. Just Cause will have their hands full with The Archmage.
The Bulletproof Badge
Series: The Harry Blaine Stories, Book 2 · The Just Cause Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,960. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A collection of previously-published and all-new tales featuring super-strong and damage-resistant parahuman police officer Harry Blaine.
Muddy Creek Tales
Series: The Muddy Creek Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Previously released as "Tales of the Weird Wild West, Vol. 1," this volume contains no new material. A collection of Weird Wild West short stories, including previously-published tales Clockwork Chloe, Posse, and The Mighty Peculiar Incident at Muddy Creek, as well as new stories Hanging the Magician, All In, Spring Loaded, and more!
Upon A Midnight Clear
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
On Christmas Eve, somewhere out in the Asteroid Belt, a lonely prospector happens across something he never expected to find.
Hope and Undead Elvis
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 82,570. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Before the world ended, Hope was a down-and-out virgin stripper. Now she's pregnant with a baby prophesied to be the world's salvation. She is joined by Undead Elvis, who promises her that Graceland remains intact even though the rest of the world has become sand and ash. As Graceland is the only safe place left, Hope must undertake the perilous journey across a broken, unfamiliar landscape.
Tuesday Night at Powerman's
Series: The Harry Blaine Stories, Book 1 · The Just Cause Universe. Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Superpowered police officer Harry Blaine brings his daughter to a very special gym, where weights are measured not in pounds, but in tons. This story is a sequel to Bulletproof and Young Guns, and is included in The Bulletproof Badge collection.
Action! Writing Better Action Using Cinematic Techniques
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book gives writers pointers and guidelines on how to improve their action scenes by implementing some of the same kinds of techniques used in film-making. Loaded with new terminology and definitions, an introduction to the basic concepts of an Action Scene, and application of the concepts, this book gives writers the tools to write their own expert-level action scenes! KAPOW! BANG! ZOOM!
The Mighty Peculiar Incident at Muddy Creek
Series: The Muddy Creek Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When the train doesn't stop in the Old West town of Muddy Creek, Sheriff Jesse Hawkins goes to investigate. What he finds is a mystery that goes far beyond anything in his experience: a car full of people frozen in time.
Pariah's Moon
Series: The Pariah of Verigo, Book 1. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Book One of The Pariah of Verigo series. Branded on his face and exiled following his forbidden affair with the Princess of Aelfland, Elven soldier Giele seeks redemption on the frontier across the ocean, but even fleeing half a world away isn’t far enough to escape the troubles that follow a marked man.
Troubleshooters: The Longest Joke Ever Told
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 95,930. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Troubleshooters: The Longest Joke Ever Told is a big-budget action movie of a novel, filled with gunfights, explosions, chases, and memorable one-liners. Think Bruce Willis meets Mel Gibson with a dash of Chow Yun Fat and directed by James Cameron, leading toward a last-page punchline like a kick in the head. Buckle your safety harness for this nonstop, in-your-face ride.
Blood on the Ice
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When a talented new player joins the perennially-losing sub-minor-league hockey team, the Fighting Aardvarks, it marks the beginning of a winning tradition. But things aren't as they seem, and players begin to change. First line center Hammie learns the truth: the Aardvarks are becoming vampires, and it's up to him to stop them before the infestation spreads beyond just the team.
In His Majesty's Postal Service
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Lundigo City in the Kingdom of Lund, there are many prestigious occupations, filled by men and women of great lineage and wealth. Dundicutt is not one of them. He delivers the mail. But when he's late to work one day, he winds up on the strangest postal route of them all: Wizardry Row.
Graceful Blur
Series: The Just Cause Universe Short Stories & Collections, Book 1 · The Just Cause Universe. Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At Speed Week, superhero Mustang Sally aims to be the first person ever to break the speed of sound...on foot!

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