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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A Throne for an Alien (Beta...

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When War Returns (Beta-Eart...

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The Blood of Balnakin (Beta...

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The Encyclopedia of TV Spies

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Spy Television

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The Third Earth (Beta-Earth...

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Alpha Tales 2044: Beta-Eart...

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Beyond Bond: Spies in Ficti...

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Root and Branch by Preston Fleming
Root and Branch
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I've been a fan of Preston Fleming thrillers for years. I have reviewed all of them for BookPleasures.com including Star Chamber Brotherhood (2010), Forty Days at Kamas (2010--one of my favorites), Bride of a Bygone War (2011, another personal favori
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Beaming Up and Getting Off by Walter Koenig
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Without question, the primary audience for Walter Koenig's new update to his 1999 memoir, Warp Factors, will be Star Trek fans who remember Koenig best for his role as Ensign Pavel Chekov in the original Star Trek along with aficionados of his role a
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LUMINA by Paddy Tyrrell
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The first pages of Paddy Tyrrell's Lumina are a perfect model for how to start a novel. First, we're dropped into the middle of an action scene. Second, we are vividly introduced to two of the book's primary characters. Third, we immediately get insi
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Machine Sickness by Peri Dwyer Worrell
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While Peri Dwyer Worrell's Eupocalypse Trilogy came out years before the Covid-19 plague, it's now impossible, for me, to read any apocalyptic tales without thinking how reality has changed the landscape for speculative, futuristic fiction. As I writ
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Dragon Bone Soup by Various
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When I reached the end of Dragon Bone Soup, I realized I had just finished my favorite short story anthology I have ever read. As a writer of sci-fi short stories myself, I knew I was going to have to up my game to compete with all these folks. Espec
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The Galaxy Britain Built - The British Talent Behind Star Wars by David Whiteley
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David Witeley's exploration into the behind-the-scenes British talent involved with the Star Wars franchise was first made public in a 1917 60-minute documentary broadcast over BBC television. Google the title The Galaxy Britain Built, and you'll hit
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The 36 Watchers by Dan Bar Hava
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Dan Bar Hava's first novel is a dense, richly imaginative first book in a projected series of at least three parts. It is an epic that is ruddered by the journey of Jenna Berg, starting with her professional life in New York, then through a series of ...more
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The Reluctant Healer by Andrew Himmel
The Reluctant Healer
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Andrew Himmel's original debut novel is told with a fresh writing style, an eccentric approach to his subjects and characters, and a dry, wry wit, especially in the descriptions and observations expressed in the viewpoint of the novel's main characte
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The Siege of Troy by Theodor Kallifatides
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It's been decades since I read Homer's The Iliad, so my memory of it is extremely dim. I remember many of the stories, the abduction of Helen, the famous Greek warriors who besieged the city of Troy for 10 years, the use of poetic devices like the op
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