Chris L. Adams

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in Dayton, The United States
March 27, 1969

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Writes scy-fy, horror, fantasy, poetry

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New Bizarre Tale Available!

A new Bizarre Tale, The Hunter and the Sorcerer , is now available from Amazon and elsewhere.

Banished from his tribe after offending the chief, a hunter named Bru stalks into the tiger-haunted hills with only his stone knife and the furs on his back, determined to find some way to appease the chief so he might return to the tribe. For if he doesn't return soon, the girl he loves will be mated... Read more of this blog post »
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American Nations by Colin Woodard
"American history is often presented as the friction between two polesloyalist versus revolutionary, north versus south, Republican versus Democrats. The great strength of Colin Woodards American Nation is its development of multiple (eleven) cultu..." Read more of this review »
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" For any who prefer a good audio edition, I ran up on this one on YouTube. Excellent production, really. Multiple voice actors, sound FX, the works. ...more "
The Hunter and the Sorcerer by Chris L. Adams
"Bru the Hunters whole life is falling apart. Gla the worthless fire-feeder has just tricked the tribe into thinking he killed Tysk, the mighty tiger, and now Brus love Oona is to be married to Gla. To make matters worse, when Bru objects, the trib..." Read more of this review »
The Hunter and the Sorcerer by Chris L. Adams
"Honestly, Why Didn't ERB Think of This
I just loved the premise and execution of this ripping cross-genre adventure. Stone age meets space age, and maybe I don't stay in enough, but the PoV from the Hunter's perspective came across as unique and ve..." Read more of this review »
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Where Eagles Dare by Alistair MacLean
" Oh it's great--at least I thought so. Can't please all the people all the time, tho. Features Lee Marvin and a young Mark Hamill. The cross scene is ...more "
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The Reaper of Iremia by Kenneth Rocher
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Where Eagles Dare by Alistair MacLean
"Its hard to read Where Eagles Dare without comparing it to the extraordinary 1968 movie starring Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood and Mary Ure (which I admittedly saw last a great many years ago). The book holds up well to the movie it gave birth to..." Read more of this review »
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General Jo Shelby's March by Anthony Arthur
" Charles wrote: "...The what-ifs of this one really feed the imagination..."

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“...older than God's Granny..."

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“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.”
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“I never learned from a man who agreed with me”
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“For I have always been a seeker, a dreamer, and a ponderer on seeking and dreaming...”
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“Havin' fun ain't for wimps!”
Darrell Adams (my uncle)

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