Don McQuinn

Biography

Don McQuinn is an American best-selling author and retired U.S. Marine. He was born in Winthrop, Massachusetts, and lived in several places before moving to Texas. Don graduated from Galena Park HS, and after a year of military school in Minnesota he won a USNROTC scholarship to the University of Washington.

After graduating with a BA in English, Don served twenty years in the Marines -- retiring in 1971 as a Major -- before becoming an author. His books have won major awards and been on bestseller lists, and he's written in genres that range from contemporary women's fiction to science fiction. He lives in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with his wife and three grown sons.

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Books

Malice (Moondark Saga, Book 7)
By Don McQuinn
Series: Moondark Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,900. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction
While Rose Priestess Sylah and her companions make their way back to the Three Territories, Gan Moondark is struggling to keep his young empire alive. The united kingdoms suffer under the constant attacks from the Mountain People and a deadly tribe called the Kwa. Gan must once again rely on the strangers' mysterious knowledge as they prepare for an even greater war, looming on the horizon.
The Path Of Discovery (Moondark Saga, Book 6)
By Don McQuinn
Series: Moondark Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction
Now that Sylah and her surviving companions have escaped Kos, they face a grueling journey through the Dry, a great desert riddled with violent nomads and raiders. On the other side of this expanse lies Church Home, and hopefully, the legendary Door.
The Path Of Confusion (Moondark Saga, Book 5)
By Don McQuinn
Series: Moondark Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,930. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction
The Kossiars have given Sylah and her friends little choice but to follow them into the kingdom of Kos. Sylah is determined to do whatever it takes to continue her quest for the Door. But in order to do that, Sylah must first survive her meeting with the Chair, ruler of the most secretive and dangerous kingdom known to the people of the Three Territories.
The Path Of Mistakes (Moondark Saga, Book 4)
By Don McQuinn
Series: Moondark Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,120. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
Rose Priestess Sylah knows she must take up the responsibility left to her by her late Abbess, Sylah must find the Door, foretold by legend to hold the knowledge of the ancients. But Sylah's quest has been condemned as heresy and Church is determined to stop her, even as a dangerous new religion is poised to take full advantage of Church's troubled leadership in hopes of unseating her power.
Who Dares Define Victory (Moondark Saga, Book 3)
By Don McQuinn
Series: Moondark Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,240. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Gan Moondark and the Wolves of Jalail have won a decisive victory at Bear Paw River, yet Gan and his allies still face growing threats on both sides, from Ola and from the king of Harbundai. Across the border in Ola, Conway begins to assemble a plan for his people to escape Altanar's captivity. The third book of the Moondark Saga, set in a post-apocalyptic Pacific Northwest.
Warrior's Gamble (Moondark Saga, Book 2)
By Don McQuinn
Series: Moondark Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,870. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
(1.00 from 1 review)
As the conflict between Harbundai and Ola looms, Gan Moondark and the strangers must now take their place on the battle lines. Conway and the other survivors in Ola struggle to survive in a kingdom at the mercy of a tyrannical king, while Gan and his small band make their way into the territories of Harbundai. Second book of the Moondark Saga, set in a post-apocalyptic Pacific Northwest.
Escape To Challenge (Moondark Saga, Book 1)
By Don McQuinn
Series: Moondark Saga. Price: Free! Words: 91,000. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Centuries after a catastrophic war shattered the world, a post-apocalyptic Pacific Northwest finds skyscrapers and cities replaced with kingdoms and tribes. Pride and mistrust have driven the Dog People to the brink of civil war over the successor to their War Chief, and it falls to Gan Moondark, son of the War Chief, to save his people and land from a madman king. First book in the Moondark Saga.

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