Fred Warren

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I was born in Tacoma, Washington, but spent most of my formative years in California, where my parents pastored a couple of small churches. I graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1983, and spent 22 years in the Air Force as a bomber navigator, flight-test navigator, and military educator. I retired from the Air Force in 2007, and I now work as a government contractor in eastern Kansas, providing computer simulation support for Army training.

I've been married for 25 years to the girl who should have been my high school sweetheart, and have three kids, two dogs, and a mortgage. When I'm not writing or reading, I enjoy running, hiking, birdwatching, stargazing, and playing around with computers.

Writing has always been a big part of my
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Book Review: Discovery, by Karina Fabian

Discovery takes place in the near-future, as humanity is pushing out into the Solar System, has established major habitats in Earth orbit, on the Moon and on Mars, and has begun commercial mining operations in the Asteroid Belt. Zero-gee is a great equalizer for workers in space, where coordination and balance often trump physical strength.… Read More Book Review: Discovery, by Karina Fabian Read more of this blog post »
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The Muse

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Odd Little Miracles

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The Seer

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The Music Of Africa; An Int...

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Space Drifters by Paul Regnier
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Justice Calling by Annie Bellet
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Imagine you're Jade Crow, a sorceress on the run from a murderous ex-boyfriend. You find a little town in the Idaho backwoods where you can stay lost for a while. It's off the main roads, and it's full of shapeshifters and other magical folk, providi ...more
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The Chaplain's War by Brad R. Torgersen
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A century or so from now, Earth has achieved interstellar spaceflight and is beginning to colonize its galactic environs. Then it encounters the Mantis Empire, and first contact does not go at all well. The military fleet sent to defend our colonies ...more
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Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
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When we left Katniss Everdeen at the end of Catching Fire, she’d just been plucked from the Quarter Quell Arena by a rebel hoverplane and spirited away to the supposedly obliterated District 13, which isn’t obliterated at all, though its population h ...more
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Escape - The Adventures of Max McCannor by Lyndon Perry
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After Max McCannor’s father departs for California to seek new markets for his inventions, leaving Max in the care of his grandparents, a tragic accident lands Max in the New York Charitable Orphanage for Wayward Boys and Girls. This institution is e ...more
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Harbinger of the Storm by Aliette de Bodard
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Acatl is Tenochtitlan’s High Priest of the Dead: coroner, funeral director, keeper of the unseen boundaries between the the world of spirits and the world of men--and reluctant detective, when the need arises. He’s a humble, soft-spoken man who’s gro ...more
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