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 Ameri
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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, la…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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The Blind Alien (Beta-Earth...

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When War Returns (Beta-Eart...

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A Throne for an Alien (Beta...

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The Encyclopedia of TV Spies

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Spy Television

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The Blood of Balnakin (Beta...

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Alpha Tales 2044: Beta-Eart...

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The Third Earth (Beta-Earth...

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Beyond Bond: Spies in Ficti...

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Return to Alpha (Beta-Earth...

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Here's the link for the radio show I did on Friday (the 11th) with Karina Kantus in Greece, about 30 minutes long talking about sci-fi, of course-.
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Hi Sam, you are not a pain in the butt! Actually, I'm delighted by your interest. Do you have Return to Alpha now? My publicist said she sent it to you hoping, of course, for an eventual review. Reviews so far have been very strong so I'm sure you'll See Full Answer
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A child of the Federation by F. Stephan
A child of the Federation
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While I sometimes feel like I’m drowning in an overwhelming flood of new novels in science-fiction, I am often surprised how impressive so many new efforts are. That’s especially true when authors present universes and multi-verses painted on wide an
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The Boys Next Door by Dan Greenberger
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It’s been a very long time since I’ve had so much fun reading a book, and this time around that happened for a variety of reasons.

First was the setting of Hamburg, Germany in 1960 when the Beatles—then John, Paul, George, Stuart Sutcliffe and Pete Be
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Toxic by Karina Kantas
Toxic
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In this short, tight dystopian novella, author Karina Kantas touches on some hot button bases with extremely economical storytelling.

The core of the feminist story is the coming-of-age of a girl named Lexi who is living with a controlling boyfriend n
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Swords, Starships and Superheroes by Paul Robert Coyle
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I've read enough entertainment insider memoirs to know most fit into one of two categories. The first includes reminiscences by performers, writers, directors or other well-known participants from movies, televisio
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Dragon Rider Prophecy by Andrew Wichland
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I wasn't too far into Andrew Wichland's fanciful Dragon Rider Prophecy: A Journey Begins before I realized I was reading a classic YA fantasy. For one matter, the twin protagonists, the brother and sister team of Logan and Johanna Walker, are teenage ...more
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Soul Seeker by Kaylin McFarren
Soul Seeker
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Looking at the table of contents for Kaylin McFarren's Soul Seeker (Gehenna Book 1), readers might anticipate a yarn that will unfold in two parts. However, by the time I reached the grand finale--more accurately the set-up for the second book in the
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Tales From the Pirate's Cove by Rob     Edwards
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Whenever I review an anthology with contributions by a variety of writers, I usually fear I'm not going to be able to offer much in the way of overarching observations. The quality, styles, and approaches are usually uneven with some yarns appealing
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