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Jeff Carlson

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Jeff Carlson is the international bestselling author of "Plague Year," "Long Eyes," "Interrupt" and "The Frozen Sky." To date, his work has been translated into sixteen languages worldwide.

His new novel is "Frozen Sky 3: Blindsided."

Readers can find free fiction, contests, videos and more on his web site at

Battlefront, the fourth and final volume of Jeff Carlson’s Europa Series has been published

Battlefront is available now on Amazon as an eBook, the paperback version will be available soon. Jeff’s manuscript for Battlefront was nearly complete at the time of his death in July 2017, and the final editing and assembly was done by his father, Gus Carlson, as a tribute to Jeff and a service to his many fans.

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Published on March 25, 2019 10:22
Average rating: 3.51 · 8,491 ratings · 692 reviews · 36 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Frozen Sky (Frozen Sky #1)

3.54 avg rating — 2,692 ratings — published 2010
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Plague Year (Plague, #1)

3.40 avg rating — 2,453 ratings — published 2007 — 18 editions
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Plague War (Plague, #2)

3.55 avg rating — 892 ratings — published 2008 — 14 editions
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3.31 avg rating — 903 ratings — published 2013 — 10 editions
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Betrayed (Frozen Sky #2)

3.92 avg rating — 440 ratings — published 2014 — 6 editions
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Plague Zone (Plague, #3)

3.56 avg rating — 570 ratings — published 2009 — 12 editions
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Blindsided (Frozen Sky #3)

4.12 avg rating — 178 ratings2 editions
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Long Eyes and Other Stories

3.69 avg rating — 184 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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3.38 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Battlefront (Frozen Sky,  #4)

4.27 avg rating — 11 ratings
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Plague Year Plague War Plague Zone
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