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James L. Davis

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James L. Davis is an author who lives with his wife in Spanish Fork, UT., in a home infested with children and animals where he is very happy and not altogether sane.

He recently completed the novel Five Days Dead, which is now available as an E-Book and paperback. The science fiction / fantasy novel serves as prelude to a nine novel series set in a world where the end of everything is about to begin
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When he is not being harassed by the people who live in his head and scream at his brain he enjoys running (not very fast, more like wobbling really), reading, anything involving a boat going fast, and confusing his family. He also plans to jump out of a perfectly good airplane fairly soon.

He promised his wife that when he turned 50 he would bec
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James L. Davis When I have writer's block (and I've had it for years in the past), it is usually because I want to be writing something else and I'm trying to force…moreWhen I have writer's block (and I've had it for years in the past), it is usually because I want to be writing something else and I'm trying to force myself to finish a particular project. My imagination becomes a sullen child and just sulks and won't let me write anything, so I've learned to write what's on my mind and eventually I'll get back to the project I was working on in the first place.(less)
James L. Davis Creating these amazing worlds and then systematically destroying them.
Average rating: 4.10 · 10 ratings · 5 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Five Days Dead
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Don't Steal Their Noses and...
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Lost in My Hometown
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The Stand
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Reading for the third time. I read it first as a teenager and later when the expanded version came out. I didn't care very much for the expanded version and was hoping when I bought the epub version that I could get the original, but I couldn't find ...more
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The Lost Starship by Vaughn Heppner
The Lost Starship
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I had to give this one up but I was actually reluctant to do so. I liked the plot and thought it would make for an exciting story, but about a third of the way through I just couldn't go on. I just couldn't relate to the characters.
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Five Days Dead by James L.  Davis
"Five Days Dead - James L Davis

I enjoyed this book and it stayed in my mind when I had finished. It was an intriguing opener to what will apparently be a long series. I liked the disturbing vision of the future and also the more mysterious 'charact..." Read more of this review »
Five Days Dead by James L.  Davis
"I received this book through Goodreads' First Reads program and am glad I did. I usually stick to authors I've already read or have come recommended from friends.
Five Days Dead has an imaginative setting that is a very believable amalgamation of..." Read more of this review »
Five Days Dead by James L.  Davis
"I won this book through goodread's giveaway program.All in all the book was entertaining and a realistic take on an apocalyptic future world.I liked the idea of mother nature and animals taking on a roll of saving Earth from further destruction by..." Read more of this review »
James Davis added a status update: In my vast experience as a published author (a long couple of months now), nothing more exhilarating (and frightening), as a review. But they are so helpful, especially when one book is part of a larger work.
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Month: February
Title:Five Days DeadFive Days Dead
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Quantity: 10
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