Once Upun a Time – Now Available!

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Once Upun a Time
A Book of Puns and Other Nonsense

Do you like gripping tales of action and adventure? Are you fond of spooky science fiction? Does high fantasy float your boat, while low fantasy tickles your yacht? Well, good news – none of that is what you’ll find here!

This book includes:
An exclusive story set in The Dragon’s Toenail universe!
Zeus’ birthday party!
Appliances doing their duties!
The 1980s of the future!
Exclamation points!!!
And more!

Sit back, relax, and ready your eyes for rolling; this book has a little pun for everyone.

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Once Upun a Time: The Cover!

Once Upun a Time will be available on December 1, 2015. (This holiday season, give the gift of laughter!!)

Once Upun a Time
Puns and Other Nonsense

Do you like gripping tales of action and adventure? Are you fond of spooky science fiction? Does high fantasy float your boat, while low fantasy tickles your yacht? Well, good news – none of that is what you’ll find here!

This book includes:
An exclusive story set in The Dragon’s Toenail universe!
Zeus’ birthday party!
Appliances doing their duties!
The 1980s of the future!
Exclamation points!!!
And more!

Sit back, relax, and ready your eyes for rolling; this book has a little pun for everyone.

And now, the cover…

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The cover was created by the supremely talented Ethaniel Ritchot. Why is it a fish, you ask? Why not read it and find out?

A Pun Announcement

If you’re keeping track, you may have noticed some stories disappearing from this blog. It’s not because I’m ashamed, and it’s not because I don’t love you.

I’m pleased to announce my next book; a short (and cheap!) collection of groan-inducing fiction: Once Upun a Time.

I have compiled 38 of my favourite flash and short fictions, and made revisions; some small, and some large. Some have been expanded, some have been changed from their original format, but all retain their original eye-rolling twists. I have butchered fantasy, urban fantasy, science-fiction, and contemporary fiction; there are groans here for everyone!

My expected publication date is December 1, 2015 (just in time for the holidays!)

Once Upun a Time contains a little mature language and a heckuva a lot of immature humour. I hope you will enjoy it!

The Dragon’s Toenail – Now Available!

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The Finnaly Trio Trilogy #1
The Dragon’s Toenail

When Teagan Finnaly’s girlfriend is kidnapped by slave traders, he demands to be allowed to go after her. Older brother Brogan, Knight of the King, leads the expedition through Hell and high water – and a dragon too.

With middle brother Kaylan, Teagan’s bodyguard Neal, and the handsome barkeeper Collin along for the ride, they must fight their way to Fragaria and rescue Ashlyn before it’s too late. All may not be as it seems, however, for as the chimera quoted to Brogan:

“When the dragon flies again, The Three shall unite and conquer all!”

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The Dragon’s Toenail – Art Teaser

As I’ve mentioned previously, Ellustration has done several illustrations for The Dragon’s Toenail. Here are a couple of previews of the magic:

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A small hand?

cup

A mug? An octopus? Who knows?

spoon

Is that…a spoon?

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Something is watching you.

One more, just for fun:

apple

What the…is that an apple core?

I hope you are now intrigued.

The Dragon’s Toenail is due out by August 30. I will make another announcement when it’s available.

The Three shall conquer all!

Remember, the eight free chapters of The Dragon’s Toenail available on this blog will be gone on August 21, 2015 (Friday!). Editing has changed some of the minor details. Read ’em while they’re there!

The Dragon’s Toenail – Cover Reveal!

THE DRAGON’S TOENAIL:

When Teagan Finnaly’s girlfriend is kidnapped by slave traders, he demands to be allowed to go after her. Older brother Brogan, Knight of the King, leads the expedition through Hell and high water – and a dragon too.

With middle brother Kaylan, Teagan’s bodyguard Neal, and the handsome bartender Collin along for the ride, they must fight their way to Fragaria and rescue Ashlyn before it’s too late. All may not be as it seems, however, for as the chimera quoted Brogan:

“When the dragon flies again, The Three shall unite and conquer all!”

Can Teagan defeat his clumsiness and survive the journey? Will Neal ever get a date? Will Brogan ever stop being so full of himself?

The answers to these questions, and more, in The Dragon’s Toenail; a book dedicated to making you laugh, groan, and roll your eyes. (Warning: It may or may not make you want a pet goblin.)

THE COVER:

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This gorgeous cover was designed by Ellustration (the mastermind behind my Holly Berries logo).  I freakin’ love orange! I’m also happy to reveal that there will be a few illustrations in the book, also by the talented Ethaniel.

Stay tuned for more The Dragon’s Toenail news!

Remember, the eight free chapters of The Dragon’s Toenail available on this blog will be gone on August 21, 2015. Editing has changed some of the minor details. Read ’em while they’re there!