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Leland Lydecker is a writer, professional driver, and former airline employee. No stranger to the ins and outs of government and corporate corruption, his preferred writing topics are crime, extra-judicial justice, and the future of society. His interests range from the natural world, to space exploration, to technology and medicine with an emphasis on genetic engineering, cybernetics, and artificial intelligence.

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The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same

Hello. My name is Leland, and I’m a poor quitter. I’ve worked a string of abusive jobs, and stuck with them far longer than anyone should. My first full time job gave me exactly 4 days off per year; I worked there for eight years. The second is essentially a meat grinder that operates on […]


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Curses of Scale is an unusually somber tale of love, fey magic, and cursed dragons. It follows Calem, a druid who made a bargain with the fey Oberon in an attempt to break the curse on his wife; Niena, an aspiring bard with a head full of dreams; and ...more
Shadow Born by Martin Frowd
"Lots of great world-building, a very intriguing story, and very well written. I loved all the different characters, each had their own personality."
Shadow Born by Martin Frowd
"Recap: Glaraz, a necromancer, rescues Zarynn from execution after his powers manifest and must escape from the Druids with his young charge.

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Necrotic City by Leland Lydecker
" In Necrotic City there are two types of cybernetically enhanced "Police": Peace officers known as Heroes who go about saving lives often at their own peril and Enforcers who see the rule of law is followed, often brutally.

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Lost Dogs is a different kind of fantasy series. The narrative follows Roy von Waldenberger, a prize fighter and therianthrope, and much of the story’s conflict is internal. His inner wolf makes him stronger, faster, tougher– but it also fights for c ...more
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If You Love Classic Cyberpunk, Soul Jacker Is A Must-Read
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Leland Lydecker HELENE wrote: "I’m an unestablished author in urgent need of reviews in an attempt to become recognized. I’m appealing to reviewers to assist me to improve my chances in achieving my aim. Please refer to my link ..."

Hello!
I don't do reciprocal or paid reviews; I feel that they're unfair to readers. While I do review other authors, my interests lie mostly in fiction and I don't generally read autobiographic or historical work.

If you're looking for honest reviews I recommend the Review Group here on Goodreads. Best of luck to you in your writing and publishing endeavors!

-Leland


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