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Jason S. Ridler is a professional writer and historian. His novel DEATH MATCH, the first Spar Battersea thriller, set in the madcap world of pro wrestling, is available at Amazon! Sex, drugs and headlocks, oh my!

Doc Ridler has also published over forty short stories in such magazines and anthologies as Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Brain Harvest, Not One of Us, Chilling Tales, Tesseracts Thirteen, and more. His popular non-fiction has appeared in Clarkesworld, Dark Scribe, and the Internet Review of Science Fiction. A former punk rock musician and cemetery groundskeeper, Mr. Ridler holds a Ph.D. in War Studies from the Royal Military College of Canada and lives in Northern California with his wife, two dogs, and two parrots.


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“A Triumph for Sakura is Hunger Games, Fight Club and True Blood rolled into one bloody good novel. It’s non-stop action laced with hope and pathos as a mortal fighter, guided by a washed-up blood drinking trainer, carries the potential to alter the balance between the undead elite and a broken enslaved humanity. If...

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" Ned Bangs is an old fight coach, down and out.One day he meets Sakura a young lady who beats up and knocks out dead bloods. He decides to take on her training for the big fights, his goal is together to Cascadia the arena of champions. Along the w... " Read more of this review »
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Jason S. Too kind, Karen. And it's all true! If you find some of it intriguing, check out DEATH MATCH. I mined a lot of my own past for that one!

Have a great 2013!


message 1: by Karen

Karen Malena Thanks so much for accepting the friend invite! Awesome bio!


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