Michael D. McGranahan

Biography

I was born and raised in San Diego, California and now divide my time between Modesto and Santa Cruz. I hold degrees in geology and geophysics from San Diego State and Stanford, worked in oil and gas exploration for ten years, made a big career change and now maintain a receiver/trustee practice. I read a great deal and write in my spare time. I'm married with two grown children.

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Eli's Paradise
You set the price! Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Omar Bishara and his family have moved into Eli’s Creek and life in the small town will never be the same—the Scandinavian hamlet in the Sierra foothills hasn’t changed much since the gold rush days. The Arab immigrants want to buy an old landmark property, which draws protests, but when the town’s favorite daughter, Lilly, falls for the Arab boy, Baligh, protest turns to distrust and resentment.
Silver Kings & Sons of Bitches, A Novel
Price: $5.40 USD. Words: 96,560. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
William Ralston is obsessed with a woman. His fiancée. Unfortunately, she’s dead. Based on the true story of the brilliant 19th C. banker who “built” San Francisco, Silver Kings & Sons of Bitches reveals the heartbroken man who transformed the squalid gold rush town into one of the world’s most spectacular cities.

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