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Brett Battles

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March 2011

Brett Battles is a Barry Award-winning author of over thirty novels, including Rewinder, the Jonathan Quinn series, the Logan Harper series, and the Project Eden series. He’s also the coauthor, with Robert Gregory Browne, of the Alexandra Poe series. You can learn more at his website:

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Brett Battles The Quinn novella, FLIGHT 12, will be out in 12 days, on January 12. A full length novel, as yet untitled, should be out in March. So lots of Quinn…moreThe Quinn novella, FLIGHT 12, will be out in 12 days, on January 12. A full length novel, as yet untitled, should be out in March. So lots of Quinn coming! (less)
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The Cleaner The Deceived Shadow of Betrayal The Silenced The Destroyed The Collected The Enraged
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Sick Exit 9 Pale Horse Ashes Eden Rising Dream Sky Down
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Rewinder Destroyer Survivor
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The Excoms Town at the Edge of Darkness City of Nope
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Town at the Edge of Darkness by Brett Battles
"Town at the Edge of Darkness is fast-paced and kept me on the edge of my seat. I enjoyed the first novel in this series, The Excoms, which is a spin-off from the Jonathan Quinn series. In this second novel in the series, the gang is back, put to w..." Read more of this review »
Town at the Edge of Darkness by Brett Battles
"The minute I started reading this book I could not put it down! Brett Battles delivers another amazing page-turner (or finger swiper - as I read it on kindle app). Just another confirmation on why Battles is my favorite author. Interesting charact..." Read more of this review »
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The Aggrieved by Brett Battles
"I was lucky enough to receive an advanced copy of this book from Brett himself.
It had been a while since I had read a Quinn book, but loved this. I have fallen back in love with Quinn and the gang.
Really great, fast moving book, it was good to see..." Read more of this review »
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“come over and get that omelet before some bird flies”
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“I read somewhere that everyone is the hero of his or her own story. Maybe that’s true for most people, but not for me.”
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message 14: by Dorothy

Dorothy Just read the Quinn books again, first time for The Enraged, loved it, as usual. Reading Logan Harper now, another winner. Project Eden up for 2nd round after that. Keep up good work!

message 13: by Brett

Brett Battles Wow. Please thank your co-worker for me! Word of mouth is key to any author's success. Glad to hear an example of it working.


message 12: by Deborah

Deborah Thank you Brett, I appreciate that you accepted my friend request. A co-worker mentioned your Jonathan Quinn series as our new must read series, and I have to tell you I am enjoying them immensely!!

message 11: by Brett

Brett Battles Thanks, Lucinda! I appreciate the review, and am so happy you've found my work! Hope you enjoy some of my other novels.


message 10: by Lucinda

Lucinda Dear Brett,
I would like to thank you so much for being my friend here on GoodReads. I loved reading your novel 'No Return' and concider myself to be extremely lucky to have been able to read & review this book (via. GoodReads giveaway). I therefore look forward to reading more of your work!
Kind Regards
Lucinda x

message 9: by Brett

Brett Battles Hi Zoë. Yeah, I've been keeping busy. :) Quality and quantity (hopefully, quality anyway), that's the ticket to success, I think. At least it's worked for me!

message 8: by Zoë

Zoë Sharp Hi Brett

Thanks so much for Friending me. Great to catch up with you here. How's the writing going? You seem to be fairly prolific at the moment!

message 7: by Peg

Peg Brantley Thanks for your Goodreads friendship, Brett

message 6: by Rick

Rick Reed Thanks Brett, for adding me as a friend. Perhaps I'll see you at one of the events here in California.

Christine Hatfield good afternoon

message 4: by Rai

Rai Hi Brett,

It's great to see you here on Goodreads! Very glad to have you as a friend here :)



message 3: by Harry

Harry Shannon Hey, Brett. Post some books!

message 2: by Brett

Brett Battles Thanks for the tip, Beth!

message 1: by Beth

Beth Hi Brett,
Thanks for befriending this fellow crime writer on Goodreads! Have you signed up for the Author Program ( And, I suggest you put some books on your "read" list. :)

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