Wesley Britton

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Immerse yourself in an extraordinary universe revealed by the most original storytelling you’ll ever experience. “Science fiction yes, but so much more.”

Besides his 33 years in the classroom, Dr. Wesley Britton considers his Beta-Earth Chronicles the most important work he’s ever done. “I suppose an author profile is intended to be a good little biography,” Britton says, “but the best way to know who I am is to read my novels.”

Still, a few things you might like to know about Wes include the fact he’s the author of four non-fiction books on espionage in the media, most notably The Encyclopedia of TV Spies (2009). Beginning in 1983, he was a widely published poet, article writer for a number of encyclopedias, and was a noted scholar of Americ
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A Horror Story in Two Sentences

It’s Nov. 9, 2016. While half the U.S. is staring at their TV screens in shocked disbelief, another half is leering,…more


A Horror Story in Two Sentences

It’s Nov. 9, 2016. While half the U.S. is staring at their TV screens in shocked disbelief, another half is leering, laughing, jeering and saying, “Welcome to your nightmare—the one you deserved all along!”
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Wesley Britton I have to admit, I'd like to go to the Beta-Earth I created in my Beta-Earth chronicles. What would I do? I admit, I would have to find out when I got…moreI have to admit, I'd like to go to the Beta-Earth I created in my Beta-Earth chronicles. What would I do? I admit, I would have to find out when I got there--an adventure wouldn' be predictable. (less)
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A Throne for an Alien (Beta...

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When War Returns (Beta-Eart...

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The Blind Alien (Beta-Earth...

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The Blood of Balnakin (Beta...

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Spy Television

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The Encyclopedia of TV Spies

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The Third Earth (Beta-Earth...

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Beyond Bond: Spies in Ficti...

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New Beta-Earth Chronicles Story available as Kindle!

It's been some time since Wes Britton published a story set on Beta-Earth, the planet where it all began.

"The Wayward Missiles" changes all that with a completely new cast of characters operating as a resistance cell during the Alman War. It's a war story full of espionage and a dash of romance. It's free for members of Kindle Select and only $1.99 for everyone else at:

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Shooting the Breeze with Baby Boomer Stars! by Torchy Smith
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From 2007 to 2015, I had the great pleasure of co-hosting an online radio show for KSAV.org where I interviewed a wide range of musicians, actors, and other entertainment insiders geared for Baby Boomer listeners.

One thing I learned is that if the in
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Somewhere Beyond the Heavens by Rich Handley
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Back in 1978, I considered a new TV series I dubbed Battlestar: Ponderosa (due to the presence of actor Loren Green as Commander Adama), along with sister production, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, as two disposable, diverting attempts by producer
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Always Look on the Bright Side of Life by Eric Idle
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As Eric Idle himself says in the introduction to his new memoir, over the years we've been given a deluge of histories, documentaries, and other memoirs about the careers of the six Monty Pythons. So can Idle's "sorta" autobiography give us anything
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Rock Doc by Neil Ratner MD
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I was intrigued when I read a blurb for Neil Ratner's new Rock Doc when I saw his memoir included stories about the professional careers of Emerson, Lake, and Palmer, Pink Floyd, Edgar Winter, and Rick Derringer during their various heydays in the 19 ...more
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Guarding Gable by Nat Segaloff
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At first glance, it might seem an exploration of actor Clark Gable's World War II service in the Army Air Corps after the death of his beloved wife, Carole Lombard, might be best suited to a non-fiction treatment. Happily, author Nat Segaloff chose t
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Mary by Herbie J. Pilato
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Mary isn't the first show biz bio I've read from Herbie J Pilato, a founder of the Classic TV Preservation Society. I first learned about the depth of Herbie's TV expertise when I read his 2007 The Bionic Book: The Six Million Dollar man and the Bion
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The Quest by Karina Kantas
The Quest
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While it first appeared in 2016, it was only last fall when I read Illusional Reality, volume one of Karina Kantas’s then in progress “duology.” Now, volume two, The Quest, is here and I’m more on target in terms of timing.

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Strange Stars by Jason Heller
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