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I'm a father, husband, biochemist, cancer survivor, and an author of fiction for young adults, old adults, and everyone in between. I include science in all of my works of fiction.

I've written three books in the Sue series: Sue's Fingerprint, Sue's Vision, and Sue's Voice. These are Earth-based, light sci-fi stories of humans cloned by an alien substance that was sent from across the galaxy. Sue and the clones receive messages from the "goo" which they must deliver, but will DHS allow them? Find out! You'll like Sue, I promise.

My latest works in progress are two YA novels. The first is Alone, the story of Alex, an orphaned high school senior forced to relocate and live with his resentful Aunt. He tries to avoid his guardian when adjusting t
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Average rating: 3.69 · 35 ratings · 26 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Sue's Fingerprint

3.67 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Sue's Vision

3.60 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating2 editions
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Please read Zac and Mia.   I recently posted about good and not good cancer books.  For me, a good cancer story is one that inspires, where the patient fights to win, and hopefully does win.  On my list of must-read books are Radiate, Touched by Cancer, and The Fault in Our Stars.  I am […]
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This book is a light and funny "cancer book", but it's not. If you, potential reader, are looking to learn or share the experiences of a young adult cancer patient, this is not the book for you.

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Andrew Carlson Sarah wrote: "Hi Andrew, thank you for the friend request! (="

My pleasure.

We have a lot of comparable books. I look forward to your reviews!


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Sarah Hi Andrew, thank you for the friend request! (=


Jillian Peery Thanks for the add!


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Dana Davis Thanks for the friend request, Andrew. Happy writing! www.danadaviswriting.com


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