Orren Merton

Biography

Orren Merton started writing fantasy and science fiction at an embarrassingly young age. In high school, he picked up guitar and start playing up and down California in a few bands. During that time, magazines, developers, and corporations began to pay him to write and edit music software related articles, manuals, and books. Since then he has written the urban fantasy novel The Deviant and the science fiction novel Skye Entity before working on his current series of YA novels. He lives in Southern California with his family, pets, collection of sci-fi/fantasy memorabilia, and curiously large stuffed animal collection.

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Firebird Champion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The opposite of life isn't death; it is lifelessness. Firebird Alex died. When she was brought back to life, Alex discovered that she could communicate with all living things—the very life force itself. But with resurrection, comes responsibility—Life compels Alex to fight it's enemies. And Life's biggest enemy is the Cult of the Watchers. They destroy everything, leaving only lifelessness.
Watcher and Firebird
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,050. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Firebird Alex didn’t know much about the Nephilim until they assassinated her friend in the United States government, kidnapped the man she considers her uncle, and tried to murder her—twice. Now she's learned that they, and their leader "the Watcher,” will stop at nothing to kill her, everyone she loves, and every Seduman on Earth. Alex must stop their murderous plans at any cost.
A House off the Road
Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When Staff Sergeant Ben Reuben's best friend, along with four other American solders, are kidnapped a few days after the D-Day invasion, Ben volunteers to rescue them. But this was no ordinary capture; the Nazis are waging an occult war, summoning an evil creature far more powerful than human soldiers or weaponry. Ben and the mysterious demon hunter Ambrose must rescue them before it's too late.
Stinger and Bow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,020. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Stinger, a thirteen year old "Seduman"—half-human, half-Sedu warrior—needs a new crossbow. So she and her friends go the the universe of Sediin to get one made for her. Trouble is, warriors like Stinger, and her aunt Firebird Alex, make enemies. When the situation turns deadly, will she be able to come to grips with her trauma and become the warrior she needs to be to save her friends?
The Dawning of Firebird Alex
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 269,510. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Eighteen-year-old Alexandra Gold is a Seduman: her humanity and compassion come from her deceased human mother, and her powers over spirit fire and super-human strength from her demon-like Sedu father. Collecting the first three novels in The Sedumen Chronicles, this volume includes: Firebird Alex (book 1), Lady Firebird (book 2), Firebird Vengeance (book 3), and the novelette Firebird Manor.
Firebird Manor
Price: Free! Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Alex and her friends unwittingly awaken a murderous eldritch horror in a beachside manor. They must defeat the monster before it kills again.
Firebird Vengeance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,860. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
An ancient vengeance has the power to re-animate the dead and use them to murder the living—and for each of the thirty-six most righteous human beings it murders, the more powerful it becomes. Alex is determined to protect the thirty-six and save both worlds, but she cannot defeat Vengeance alone.

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angel    crossbow    demon    demon adventure fantasy    demons    eldritch    fantasy    firebird    haunted    magic    nephilim    new adult    nistar    nistarim    occult    orren merton    sedu    seduman    sedumen    urban fantasy    world war 2    ya    young adult