David Wood

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David Wood is an Action-Adventure and Speculative Fiction author and a podcaster. His bestselling Dane Maddock Adventures series was licensed by Amazon for its Kindle Worlds program. He is a member of International Thriller Writers, a second dan black belt in Tae Kwon Do, and a long-suffering fan of the Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Falcons. David and his family live in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

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Cavern- A Dane Maddock Kindle Worlds Adventure

A deadly enemy seeks an ancient power.


When an old journal falls into Dane Maddock’s hands, he and Bones Bonebrake find themselves caught up in a search for a lost excavation site and the secret it hides. But the journal holds more than meets the eye.


Already at odds with dangerous local rivals, Maddock and Bones soon find themselves in another race with a clandestine organization called the Trid...

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Ayr Bray Hi David,
I just started at Facebook fan page. I would love it if you would join me on it as well.

My 6th book, Pemberley Mistletoe, releases this December.

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ayr-Br...#

Ayr


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