Drew Briney

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Drew explores what happens when technology clashes with magic. He's been compared to Ursula LeGuin (Harry Potter influence), Elaine Cunningham (Forgotten Realms), and Fydor Dostoevsky (Crime and Punishment), but he takes his greatest pride in the fact that he can juggle more balls than any other author on the planet.

His books feature post-apocalyptic genetically engineered humans joining forces with magically empowered aliens (Moon 514), superstitious steampunk societies warring with a magical society temporarily deprived of its magic (Unproven), high-tech assassins trying to distinguish memory implants from reality (Assassin Hunter), drug enhanced magic systems (Slice), psionically gifted dragons, telepathic griffons, symbiotic vampiric vi
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Moon 514: Blaze and the Whi...

3.61 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Assassin Hunter: a novella

4.08 avg rating — 25 ratings2 editions
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Unproven

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Understanding Adam-God Teac...

4.60 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Silencing Mormon Polygamy -...

4.13 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2008
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SLICE

3.92 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Apostles On Trial: Examinin...

4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2012
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really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings
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Assassin Hunter: A Novella

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating
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Is the Demise of Fine Literature Imminent?

I’m not such a dedicated Debbie Downer that I’m going to argue that fine literature will disappear in 2019, but I do believe we are at the cusp of creating an environment where fine literature will become dusty fodder for...


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A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin
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This book was originally published in 1968 so the writing style, pacing, plot, and other conventions feel significantly outdated. I felt like I was reading H.P. Lovecraft era stuff until I checked the publication date. The story lags at times but it ...more
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This book was originally published in 1968 so the writing style, pacing, plot, and other conventions feel significantly outdated. I felt like I was reading H.P. Lovecraft era stuff until I checked the publication date. The story lags at times but it ...more
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Willy Claflin is, in my opinion, one of the greatest children's storytellers of all time. The book is fabulously entertaining, has superb illustrations, and delivers constant comedy throughout. Highly recommended.

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“I'm evil - I just wear white to mock you.”
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Albert Schweitzer
“The Full Measure of a man is not to be found in the man himself, but in the colors and textures that come alive in others because of him.”
Albert Schweitzer

“Trying is the first step towards failure.”
Homer Simpson

Orson Scott Card
“You talk so sweet I bet you have to suck on salt for half and hour to get the taste of sugar out of your mouth.”
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Bob Hope
“People who throw kisses are hopelessly lazy.
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