M.J.A. Ware, known as MJ to his friends, lives in the foothills of the Sierra Mountains with his wife and two daughters. When not writing about aliens, monsters and ghosts, he runs a company where he designs award winning video arcades. He's currently polishing his latest novel, Super Zombie Juice Mega Bomb, about friends who take on an army of the undead, armed with nothing but Super Soakers--filled with zombie killing juice.
When Zack convinces Zoey to sneak out of line and go looking for Walt Disney's frozen head, he never imagined that they'd actually find it.
And Zoey never imagined that Zack would take it home.
Over 4 dozen color images. Zack & Zoey Save Walt's Brain is approximately 25,000 words (similar in length to Diary of a Wimpy Kid) and contains no cursing or strong language.
When hungry aliens begin their 'rain' of terror, break out the umbrellas-the aliens can't eat you with an umbrella shoved in their huge mouths.
Looking for yummy human tenders, Admiral Nact-bauk invades the local school. Zack and Zoey lead the counterattack armed with rulers, protractors, and dodge balls.
Nact-bauk forces Zoey onboard the alien vessel & Zack will do almost anything to save her.
Includes two free additional short stories.
Santa's Claws – When troublemaker Ryan concocts a plan to get into Santa's magic sack, things don't work out quite as he expected.
Recipe for death – Sam learns an important lesson about ticking off the lunch lady.
Monitor Mayhem – There's something strange about the new baby monitor, but will Stephanie figure it out before it's too late?
In this collection of stories from ten groundbreaking authors of fiction for 9-12 year olds, explore new worlds and discover the surprises that lie just beneath the surface of everyday places.
In these tales include:
-The horrifying truth behind the tapping on a boy's window.
-Priscilla the Great's hilarious summer camp revenge.
-Kian's struggle with loyalty & his birthright.
And many more!
When life gives you lemons, kill zombies—turns out lemon juice neutralizes the undead.
Best friends Nathan & Misty return home to discover the military has destroyed the bridges out of their rural town & everyone's fled—except a small horde of zombies.
Even with the help of the town geek, they'll need more then lemonade-powered Super-Soakers; they'll need the Super Zombie Juice Mega Bomb.
Includes three 'terrorific' short stories.
No Way out: Mike takes a bet to go inside a haunted house, will he live long enough to collect?
The Price of Friendship: How much is a best friend worth? Joey finds out the hard way.
Hobgoblin Horror: Jake volunteers at a retirement home because Shelby works there. So, it's no wonder he's misses Mr. Fitches' warnings about a homicidal hobgoblin-too bad.
Maggy's grandfather knows he'll be dead by the time she's born. The only gift he can afford is one he makes with his own hands.
As he finishes the little wooden chair, he has no idea that his gift will not only be her protector and companion, but it will teach her the meaning of Love.
Includes a free bonus story: The Price of Friendship.
Includes 3 'terrorific' short stories.
Playing hide-and-seek in a cemetery is disrespectful. When it happens to be cursed, it can be deadly.
Includes bonus stories:
Brother's Keeper - Zack would be wise to spend less time looking for his missing sled & more worrying about what's lurking outside.
Grandpa's suits - A game of spin-the-bottle with the school pervert isn't a bright idea.
Special discount price!
Monsters, magic, goblins, zombies and more. Be prepared to sleep with the lights on. This collection of short stories will have you looking over your shoulder, avoiding mirrors and jumping at the slightest sound.
From fiendish creatures hiding in your bathroom mirror to Halloween pranks gone deadly wrong. Each story will scare, delight & surprise.
Includes a 5 chapter preview of Super Zombie Juice Mega Bomb.
Santa's Claws – When troublemaker Ryan concocts a plan to get into Santa's magic sack, things doesn't work out quite as he expected.
Steven, Space Stowaway - When Steven's Mom leaves for a mission to Mars, he's determined to come along. Even if he has to sneak onboard.
Plus, three bonus stories!
For a limited time, includes two free additional short stories.
Could there be a hidden room somewhere in your house? And just what would you find lurking there?
Nate, his little sister, and best buddy Dan, stumble upon a hidden room during a sleep-over. What they find inside is anything but friendly.
Includes two bonus short stories: Steven, Space Stowaway & Bloody Marcy
Sometimes football really is a matter of life and death. Reads like an extended Joke, keeps you wondering right up until the last line.
on Aug. 26, 2010
Rain, Don't let the bad reviews get you down! Join a writer's group, or an online board. Absolute write is great, as they have a section where you can post your stories and get valuable feedback.
Just because your first try wasn't a bestseller don't give up. My first effort stunk and I was twice your age.