R.G. Johnston


R.G. Johnston wanted to write books for as long as he's been reading them.

In 2007, he self-published his first book, with two more to follow in 2011 and 2014; he typesets, designs his book covers and works directly with his printer.
He's taught workshops about the self-publishing process to audiences and writer's groups; he's consulted individual writers on self-publishing and promoting their works.

Robert enjoys visiting markets and fairs throughout the area, to promote and sell his books. In 2014, he attended the Osgoode Medieval Festival, as an invited author, and performed a section from his first book, Vinland the Beginning in front of an assembled audience.

He currently resides in Eastern Ontario, Canada.


Where to find R.G. Johnston online

Where to buy in print


Undead at Groom Lake (a novella about the dead walking)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Damien has arrived in Rachel Nevada for football tryouts, two weeks prior to the beginning of Lincoln County University's fall term. Damien is pulled into an underground military complex at Groom Lake, next to Area 51, infested with flesh eating zombies.
Vinland: The Ragnarok Twi-light of the Gods
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Ragnarök, the twilight of the gods, has begun. The Jötunn overthrow Asgard, home of the Norse gods, forcing the exodus of its ruler Odin, and members of the house of Æsir. When Loki descends to Vinland to claim power for his Jötunn progeny, Odin must follow to ensure the Vinlanders’ destiny is fulfilled.
Vinland: The Beginning
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
After twenty years, Gudrid is returning to the land where she buried her two previous husbands, with her friends and the members of the previous expeditions to finish what they started, to open the cave and to take the treasure. One obstacle stands in their way Ari of Marrson, leader of a monastic order on Markland, the Culdees.

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