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Van Allen Plexico

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Van Allen Plexico has written nearly a dozen novels and contributed to at least that many anthologies, but is best known for his popular and critically-acclaimed SENTINELS novels, pushing New Pulp into the contemporary superhero and space opera genres. In the realm of nonfiction, he co-wrote the best-selling DECADES OF DOMINANCE and SEASON OF OUR DREAMS books about Auburn football and created the ASSEMBLED! books, exploring the history of Marvel’s AVENGERS comics. He writes and edits for numerous publishers including Airship 27, Pro Se Press, Permuted/Swarm Press, Maple Street Press, New Babel Books, Adamant, and White Rocket, along with occasional columns for RevolutionSF.com and the War Eagle Reader. He serves as an Associate Professor at...more


Average rating: 4.08 · 193 ratings · 45 reviews · 45 distinct works · Similar authors
Sentinels: When Strikes the...
3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Sentinels: A Distant Star
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2007 — 3 editions
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Sentinels: Apocalypse Rising
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2007 — 3 editions
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Sentinels: Alternate Visions
3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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