Lisa A. Shiel

Biography

LISA A. SHIEL researches and writes about everything strange, from Bigfoot and UFOs to alternative history and science. She has a master's degree in library science and previously served as president of the Upper Peninsula Publishers & Authors Association. As a fiction writer, Lisa blends her paranormal interests with sci-fi and romance elements to create her own brand of adventure stories. Her fiction works include the Human Origins Series novels as well as short story collections. Lisa's nonfiction books explore topics as diverse as Bigfoot, evolution, and Michigan's quirky history.

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Series

Human Origins
Known as the Human Origins Project, a team of international adventurers scours the globe seeking answers to the world's greatest mysteries. Founding members Katy, Rick, and Charlie hunt for the truth about Bigfoot—and wind up battling an ancient enemy bent on erasing the true history of the human race. Newcomers Erin and Alex are pulled into the quest for a powerful and mysterious relic sought by aliens and humans alike—though shocking secrets about Erin's own past may provide the sole hope of saving the world from forces beyond conception.

Lord of the Dead

Price: $2.99 USD.

Relic of the Ancient Ones

Price: $4.99 USD.

Revenge of the Ancient Ones

Price: $4.99 USD.

Books

Bigfoot Beginnings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Charlie, Rick, and Katy have never seen a Bigfoot. Yet soon each of them will, separately, experience something inexplicable in the woods, something that makes them question their worldview, something that sets them on the path to their destiny.
Revenge of the Ancient Ones
Series: Human Origins, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,930. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Erin Turner thought she gained the upper hand against the Aten, the relentless aliens who forced her to hunt for a powerful relic. But now she's trapped by the reckless deal she made with them, the only thing sparing her loved ones' lives. Erin and archaeologist Alex MacKay must expose the horrifying secrets of her past and embrace her startling destiny—or risk the annihilation of the human race.
Relic of the Ancient Ones
Series: Human Origins, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,760. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A mysterious power-mad enemy is bent on snatching ancient artifacts and killing anyone who gets in the way. Librarian Erin Turner is a pawn in their deadly conspiracy, forced to hunt for a relic no one can describe—but if she can't find it, her family will die. To find the relic, Erin teams up with archaeologist Alex MacKay on a pulse-pounding quest to rip open a secret that may destroy the world.
Lord of the Dead
Series: Human Origins, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A year ago, Katy and Rick Bergren faced a terrifying enemy with colossal power and walked away from the battle—but not without painful losses. Now that same enemy covets an ancient book that contains unimaginable secrets—and will do anything, even kill, to get it. With time running out, Katy and Rick must plunge headlong into a booby-trapped hunt for a book that may not even exist, before their en
The Hunt for Bigfoot: A Novel
Series: Human Origins, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 128,310. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When a dear friend is murdered and her mentor vanishes without a trace, Katy Gallagher, a willful believer in the paranormal, must join forces with her mentor's son Rick, a hostile skeptic, in a desperate quest to expose a deadly conspiracy. Driven into the wilds of northern Michigan, they stumble onto more than they bargained for—because humans aren't the only ruthless enemies circling them.
Backyard Bigfoot: The True Story of Stick Signs, UFOs & the Sasquatch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
Backyard Bigfoot presents startling evidence that the hairy creatures who lurk in our world's backcountry represent more than a figment of our collective imagination. Bigfoot expert Lisa A. Shiel lays out the evidence—physical and photographic, ancient and modern—to prove that Bigfoot and its kin all over the world stand closer to us than we ever imagined.
Forbidden Bigfoot: Exposing the Controversial Truth about Sasquatch, Stick Signs, UFOs, Human Origins, and the Strange Phenomena in Our Own Backyards
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Lisa A. Shiel—author of the acclaimed Backyard Bigfoot—presents the uncensored facts about Bigfoot in a meticulously researched, no-holds-barred exploration of the phenomenon. Forbidden Bigfoot exposes the startling connections between Sasquatch and other unexplained phenomena, from UFOs and fairies to stick signs and crop-circle-like formations.
Haunted Copper Country: The History & Ghost Stories of Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » History » North America
From ghosts of the copper mining industry to kissing specters, Haunted Copper Country whisks you away on a whirlwind tour of Michigan Keweenaw Peninsula. A brief history of each location provides insight into the origins of the haunted tales, many never before published and culled from the author's interviews with witnesses and ghost hunters. Explore the spooky side of the Keweenaw—if you dare.

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