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James Dyar

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James L Dyar is a twenty plus year veteran of the cartooning world and has spent the last 11 years as a research ghost hunter both professionally and on his own. Currently a Horror writer at 13 O'clock Press.
Hobbies include graphic arts, amateur astronomy, wilderness hiking, and almost anything that involves going and getting scared. He's also known for the high-octane adventure/fantasy comic Grin-N-Spirit.

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more of a book for young adults, no matter how old they are. :)
using a fairy tale setting to delve into real live problems was kind of expected. dodging the common pratfalls of such a well beaten path is what sets this book apart from the rest. I'm l
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“See! That’s hero material. But relax. I’m here to save you. Or kill you. Or kill you by saving you. With heroes, you can never really be sure.”
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“Tool use up until this point was questionable, intelligence too. Oh look, one is about to get eaten,” Chimera said expressionlessly.”
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Making Connections: 4734. - HEROIC MEASURES (From The Minds of Humanity #1) by Jim Dyar 1 5 Dec 26, 2016 08:44AM  
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“Just because he might not know the difference between a spanner and a hammer, didn’t mean a good dose of Heroic kicking wouldn’t solve the same problem.”
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“See! That’s hero material. But relax. I’m here to save you. Or kill you. Or kill you by saving you. With heroes, you can never really be sure.”
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“The Love of Death wasn’t pretty but slightly more pretty than The Kissy Face of Death.”
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“You’re right. I am a hero, but the life YOU save could be your own.”
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“Now this is the part where I’d scream ‘ there can be only one!’” Cody growled.”
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