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Steven Konkoly

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April 2011

About this author

I write techno-thrillers and apocalyptic stories with gritty, often unapologetic themes. I don't believe in black and white stories, so strap in for a roller coaster ride through conflicted territory, where the "right" decisions often comes at a difficult price.

I graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy, with a Bachelor of Science in English Literature. At one point, I studied Shakespeare and Electrical Engineering during the same semester, which should be illegal in the United States.

I served the next seven years with various Navy and Marine Corps units. The cumulative impact of my military experience weighs strongly in my writing, even in stories that are not directly linked to a military plot line.

Upon resigning my commission, I moved wit

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Steven Konkoly Thanks, Hypnon. Yes, I have one more book planned, which will be the fourth book in the Perseid series. Takes place about 7 months after Point of…moreThanks, Hypnon. Yes, I have one more book planned, which will be the fourth book in the Perseid series. Takes place about 7 months after Point of Crisis...after the winter thaw. I'm pretty sure book will close the series. After that, I have a completely different post-apoc/disaster scenario planned for a family on the west coast. Glad you've enjoyed the books!(less)
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The Perseid Collapse (The P...
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Event Horizon (The Perseid ...
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Dispatches (The Perseid Col...
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LoyalNinePreorderDiscountI have been collaborating with fellow author, Bobby Akart, on a sweeping, conspiracy oriented series called, The Boston Brahmin. The series will combine political suspense, Black Flagged style action and dystopian chaos.

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