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Marcus V. Calvert

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Marcus V. Calvert is a native of Detroit who grew up with an addiction to sci-fi. Since 2011, he’s written three short story collections (Unheroic, The Book Of Schemes, and Protected) and a novel (I, Villain). His second novel (Murder Sauce), will be released by spring of 2015. His goal’s to tell unique, twisted stories that people will be reading long after he’s gone. For him, the name and the fame aren’t important. Only the stories matter.
You can visit his website at: www.TalesUnlimited.net for links to his books or to connect with his truly unusual Facebook page.


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Marcus V. Calvert Carefully. When I get writer's block, it's my subconscious telling me that something's off about my plot. So, I step back and kick its tires. Most of…moreCarefully. When I get writer's block, it's my subconscious telling me that something's off about my plot. So, I step back and kick its tires. Most of the time, I find a hole in my story.(less)
Marcus V. Calvert I was put here to write. Having (finally) figured this out, the best thing is having found my calling and the good fortune to pursue it on my terms.
Average rating: 4.64 · 14 ratings · 4 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Unheroic
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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I, Villain
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The Book of Schemes
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Protected
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Below is an excerpt from my second book, The Book Of Schemes. This collection of 36 short stories is a mixed bag of schemes. This one involves a businessman, his wife, a dissatisfied customer, and a “unique” brand of diet pill:


“Why? Why does she have to die?”
“Because I’m in an eye-for-an-eye kinda’ mood, Mr. Hufnick,” Ryan scowled. “See, once upon a time, I was a handsome guy. I was a musician... Read more of this blog post »
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Marcus Calvert is reading The Monster Hunters: Awesome book! Don't believe me? Just read the first page and you'll know whether/not it's your cup of tea. I dug the narrator, the varied cast of characters, and the modernized mysticism of the story. Who combines elves and rednecks?! Honestly
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