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Paul Genesse

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in Reno, The United States
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J.R.R. Tolkien, George R.R. Martin, Terry Brooks, Michael Stackpole

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September 2008


A toy castle is what sent Paul Genesse over the edge and into madness. Dragons and castles gave him reason to live from elementary school through college at Northern Arizona University. He loved his English classes, but pursued his other passion and earned a bachelor’s degree in Nursing Science in 1996. He’s a registered nurse in a cardiac unit where he works the night shift keeping the forces of darkness away from his patients. He’s also worked as a copyeditor, a proofreader for a small press, and a video game consultant on the Living Arcana iPhone game.

Paul’s ten short stories have been published in various anthologies and the first two of his novels in the IRON DRAGON SERIES, THE GOLDEN CORD and THE DRAGON HUNTERS are out now. Both feat
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SAKURA NOVEL PREFACEby Paul Genesse
Zachary Hill will live forever in our hearts. He will also live on the pages of the many books he wrote and illustrated, and on the canvases he painted. Knowing him was an incredible blessing, and his sudden passing January 15, 2016, left his friends and family devastated and heart- broken.Zach had so much to live for. He had finally met and married the love Read more of this blog post »
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message 6: by Paul

Paul Genesse Hi Lucinda,

Thank you and I look forward to seeing your books here as well. Check out my Iron Dragon series if you haven't already. Book one is, The Golden Cord.

Paul

Lucinda wrote: "Dear Paul,
I would like to thank you so much for being my friend here on GoodReads. I am a huge fan of the fantasy genre and so concider it an honor and a privalige to be your friend. Thank you so ..."



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L Dear Paul,
I would like to thank you so much for being my friend here on GoodReads. I am a huge fan of the fantasy genre and so concider it an honor and a privalige to be your friend. Thank you so much and i very much look forward to discussing books with you.
Kind Regards
Lucinda x


Nurture Your BOOKS™  - Bobbie Crawford Thanks so much for adding Pinnacle: Author & Book Promotion as a friend!


message 2: by Paul

Paul Genesse Best wishes to you, Andrea. I hope you are doing great.

Paul Genesse

Author of The Golden Cord


Andrea Kulman Hi & thank you for being a friend.


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