Jim Nelson

Goodreads Author


Born
in The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
August 2007

URL


Jim Nelson’s novels include the Bridge Daughter Cycle (Bridge Daughter, Hagar's Mother, & Stranger Son) and In My Memory Locked.

He divides his time between San Francisco and Tokyo.
...more

To ask Jim Nelson questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

This question contains spoilers… (view spoiler)
Jim Nelson
This answer contains spoilers… (view spoiler)
Jim Nelson First of all, thanks for your patience with my answers!

Since this is something I'm hoping to develop in my next book, I'd rather not spoil it quite ye…more
First of all, thanks for your patience with my answers!

Since this is something I'm hoping to develop in my next book, I'd rather not spoil it quite yet—wait and see!(less)
Average rating: 3.92 · 411 ratings · 83 reviews · 9 distinct worksSimilar authors
Bridge Daughter (Bridge Dau...

3.86 avg rating — 306 ratings — published 2016 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Hagar's Mother (Bridge Daug...

3.98 avg rating — 53 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
In My Memory Locked

4.11 avg rating — 9 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Edward Teller Dreams of Bar...

4.25 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Stranger Son (Bridge Daught...

4.20 avg rating — 10 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Man in the Middle

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Bridge Daughter Cycle

4.75 avg rating — 4 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Concordance of One's Life

4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Everywhere Man

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Jim Nelson…

Kindle Vella at Always Be Publishing

Kindle Vella sample title page

Over at my Substack newsletter, I’ve posted a broad summary of what we know about Amazon’s newest publishing platform, Kindle Vella. A quick summary:


Kindle Vella is a new pay-as-you-go platform for serialized fiction. …


Vella is structured for publishing stories one “episode” at a time. Amazon doesn’t use the word “chapter”—I’ll discuss this below—but,

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on April 18, 2021 10:30
Bridge Daughter Hagar's Mother Stranger Son
(3 books)
by
3.88 avg rating — 369 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Jim’s Recent Updates

Jim Nelson wrote a new blog post

Kindle Vella at Always Be Publishing



Kindle Vella sample title pageOver at my Substack newsletter, I’ve posted a broad summary of what we know about Amazon’s newest publishing platform, Read more of this blog post »
Hagar's Mother by Jim  Nelson
"Hagar's Mother by Jim Nelson is the sequel to Bridge Daughter, which I loved.

In a parallel world, where human evolution took a different path, bridge daughters are born carrying their parent's child. When they give birth 13 years later, they will di" Read more of this review »
Hagar's Mother by Jim  Nelson
"Very interesting story line.

I did read book 2 first because it was a freebie. Now I am buying the first in the series so I can get the entire story line. It kept me reading and it was a very easy read. Was definitely worth reading on a very cold blus" Read more of this review »
Hagar's Mother by Jim  Nelson
" Really good

It was great, but a cliff hanger! This story line is just crazy yet so well written, it almost seems realistic. "
Jim is now following Brujaja's reviews
Jim joined the group Support for Indie Authors
154447
Jim made a comment in the group Goodreads Librarians GroupTwo books with author issues topic
" Scott wrote: "done"

Thank you.
...more "
Jim has read
The Bridge Daughter Cycle by Jim  Nelson
The Bridge Daughter Cycle
by Jim Nelson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jim has read
Man in the Middle by Jim  Nelson
Man in the Middle
by Jim Nelson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jim has read
In My Memory Locked by Jim  Nelson
In My Memory Locked
by Jim Nelson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Jim's books…

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Addicted to YA: This topic has been closed to new comments. April 2018- Stand Alone 34 530 Mar 11, 2018 07:31PM  
220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 124286 members — last activity 6 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more
1704 SFSU MFA/MA CW Students, Alumni and Faculty — 42 members — last activity Mar 14, 2012 03:33PM
Didn't see a school group so thought I'd start one; feel free to join and invite others! ...more
2417 Instant City: A literary Exploration of San Francisco — 26 members — last activity Jan 19, 2009 07:49AM
Books about San Francisco. Books by Instant City authors. Discussions of literary interest in the Bay Area.
25x33 Small Desk Press — 87 members — last activity May 12, 2009 09:17AM
News about events, new releases, and upcoming titles from this cutting edge San Francisco based publisher.
154447 Support for Indie Authors — 15580 members — last activity 1 hour, 8 min ago
Officially 15k Members Strong & Climbing!! Building and supporting a community of self-published authors dedicated to both sharing experiences and le ...more
More of Jim’s groups…



No comments have been added yet.