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J.A. Paul

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All my life I have loved stories, whether told to me as I sat on my grandfather's lap or the one's I later discovered in my school's library. So naturally I started writing short stories and have ever since been learning and developing the craft of writing and storytelling.

One night after a long bedtime story, one of my sons challenged me to write a 'real' book. So I borrowed an idea from a writer friend and asked my boys to choose three things to go in the story. They chose a dragon, a tree, and a ruby, and from the seed of that idea, the story of Gladius grew.

I set out to show my sons that if you put your mind to something, it can be done. Once I started writing the Gladius series, I knew I wanted to create a fantasy adventure novel that
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J.A. Paul I am currently working on what I call "G3" or what is the third and final installment of the Gladius Adventure Series. It is coming along well and wil…moreI am currently working on what I call "G3" or what is the third and final installment of the Gladius Adventure Series. It is coming along well and will be out by the end of 2014. Because it is the final book in the series it has a difficult yet surprising and exciting ending. I am looking forward to releasing it, and the book set, to the many fans who have long anticipated it's coming.
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J.A. Paul Novels: Call me old fashion but I really enjoyed the lasting love of Noah and Allie from The Notebook because of his binding loyalty.

Comics: Calvin an…more
Novels: Call me old fashion but I really enjoyed the lasting love of Noah and Allie from The Notebook because of his binding loyalty.

Comics: Calvin and Hobbes hands down, because I believe the inner child should never die.

Film: Goose and Carole from Top Gun - such a fun and beautiful mix of love and appreciation along with big smiles and wittiness.(less)
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