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Brett Battles

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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: brettbattles.com

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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 co…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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Story, characters, narration all excellent. A gripping, well plotted mystery in space. Kali Wallace is now on my must read list.
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Whatever I was expecting, Hench was SO much more. I loved this book. I’ve already read a lot of good books this year, but this one stands out. Definitely in my top three, if not number one. So, so good. And the narration...excellent. Highest recommen ...more
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" Sounds excellent! Just purchased the audio version. Thanks (again and again and again) for the recommendation(s). "
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"The nitty-gritty: Day Zero has the best combination of elements ever: thoughtful ideas about the role of robots and AI, unexpected violence, laugh out loud humor and plenty of heart. I loved this book!

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Absolutely loved this book. Weir returns to a lot of the stuff that made The Martian so great. Don't get me wrong, I liked Artemis a lot, but The Martian and now Project Hail Mary are a step above. Exciting, thrillering, hilarious at times, and heart ...more
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I'm a big fan of M.R. Carey. I loved The Girl with All the Gifts, and all three of the Koli novels. I picked up Fellside because he wrote it, but didn't pay much attention to the description, he's that good. As I got into it, I realized Fellside was ...more
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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.

Brett


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.

Brett


message 10: by L

L 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 :)

Cheers,

Rai


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 (http://www.goodreads.com/author/program)? And, I suggest you put some books on your "read" list. :)


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