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Jason Franks is the author of the graphic novels THE SIXSMITHS and McBLACK, as well as numerous short stories in comics and prose. Primarily an author of fiction, he has also dabbled in biography, autobiography and travel writing.

Franks' first novel, BLOODY WATERS, was published in 2012 by Possible Press.

Born in South Africa, Franks grew up in Melbourne, Australia. He lived in the United States for five years, and commuted to-and-from Sweden and the States for another. He travels a lot.


Amanda Bridgeman is a science fiction author fromWestern Australia. A lover ofhard rock and sci fi action movies, she writes fast-paced, character-driven, action-packed space opera forthe Momentum imprint.


Amanda was kind enough to give me the following interview:



JF: How did you get started in this whole writing caper? Was there a particular moment where you decided to suddenly get serious abou...

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The Sixsmiths Volume 1
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Bloody Waters
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