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A.J. Norfield lives with his loving family on land, but below sea level. He tries not to worry too much about climate change and the melting of the polar ice caps. His wife, and two rascals of children, keep him engaged and grounded in life, as he writes the nights away.

Whilst he is a long time story creator, 'The Stone War Chronicles' series is A.J.'s first official undertaking into the world of publishing. His books show influences from nature, conservation and the traveling he does around the world, as well as every day things like family, sports and a simple moment enjoying the sun.

As a reader, A.J. Norfield enjoys books from the likes of Anne McCaffrey, Terry Goodkind and Naomi Novik—to name
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A.J. Norfield Wavebreaker - Flood (part 2) is mostly done. I am working on some changes that I want to do after finalizing the editing of part 1, but I have good ho…moreWavebreaker - Flood (part 2) is mostly done. I am working on some changes that I want to do after finalizing the editing of part 1, but I have good hope Flood will be released before the end of this year (aiming for end of summer, but life might get in the way :)). So, we'll see! It's done when it's done, but I have no intention to make the gap between part 1 and part 2 as big as it was between Windcatcher and Wavebreaker.

Edit: So, reading this back 2 years later, I could not have been more wrong... >.< Where I had written most of the book and was ready for editing, several setbacks with editors caused delay on delay. Thankfully, it is finally ready! And hitting Amazon on the 12th of May 2020!(less)
A.J. Norfield Banging your head against the wall until it goes away?

Writers'block is difficult, although I mostly think it is not writer's block but too many distr…more
Banging your head against the wall until it goes away?

Writers'block is difficult, although I mostly think it is not writer's block but too many distractions around you that prevent you from writing. Or the inability to put down in words what you have so awesome in your mind. Daily challenges for any writer I expect.(less)
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[image error]When I started reading Sufficiently Advanced Magic, I realized that it has been forever (if I ever did???) that I read a book in the first person. I did get used to it after a while, but it’s pretty clear I prefer third person story telling, so I feel that has influenced my opinion of the book a bit. That aside, I had good fun with it. My daughter kept asking me what was happening in

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Was doubting between 3 and 4 stars here. So let's keep it at 3.5! An enjoyable read but it did not connect with me in all the right places. Still looking forward to the second book though and as I'm a sucker for swords, I'll probably end up diving in ...more
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