E.A. Wicklund

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E.A. Wicklund

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I am an IT Consultant living in Austin, Texas with my beautiful wife, Shey, and my daughter.

I got hooked on books at a very early age and by twelve, had read every Jack London book I could find. My father, a military officer working in Naval Intelligence introduced me to military history books and I swiftly worked my way through his collection. When other kids were reading Spiderman comics, I read about the Battle of Leyte Gulf and the greatest naval clash in military history. But when it came to fiction, Science Fiction is my first love.

The first Science Fiction book I read was "Decision at Doona" by Anne McAffrey. I read all sorts of scifi, but with an emphasis on military science fiction. Although, I realize I cannot get enough of Urban
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The Strongest Defense

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Brzilit’Ang walked with his bags up the stairs to his apartment. He stripped out of his human shell and unfurled ten tentacles. At the hyperspace signalling computer, he sent a message to the invasion fleet:

Earth defenses still too powerful. Delay imperative.

That done, Brzilit’Ang opened the bag full of various human alcohols. In truth, the invasion fleet could overrun Ea

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Flit tells a believable story of how teleportation might really have happened. It begins in the Galileo Research Center in Galveston, Texas where "fringe" science is conducted. There, some of the finest scientists in the country are allowed to pursue ...more
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Gunmetal Gods is an epic tale of a clash of two religions fighting over lands and resources. A very loose allegory for the many battles of the historic crusades, this fantastic world has magic that actually exists and strange gods that actually appea ...more
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Owl Manor - Abigail is the tale of a young woman, scarred by the indifference of her mother. Untrusting of intimate relationships, she is coarse and cold to most people around her. At the beginning of the book, we learn that Peter loved her anyway an ...more
" I would like to offer to you, The Huralon Incident. It's a military space opera focused upon naval battles in space. It also includes a touch of roman ...more "
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I really enjoyed this book. This is one of those novels you can curl up on the couch with, sipping a cup of tea, and whiling the hours away. This is the kind of story that got me interested in reading in the first place.

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