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Steve Umstead has been the owner of a Caribbean & Mexico travel company for the past ten years, but never forgot his lifelong dream of becoming an author. After a successful stab at National Novel Writing Month, he decided to pursue his dream more vigorously…but hasn't given up the traveling.

Steve lives in scenic (tongue-in-cheek) New Jersey with his wife, two kids, and several bookshelves full of other authors' science fiction novels. Gabriel's Redemption is his debut novel.

I had to pop into my local Target yesterday to grab a few things. As I stood in line at checkout (behind approximately seven thousand other people…couldn’t they open a couple more lines??), I realized I had the strangest collection of purchases. Judging by the looks I got from the people behind me, and subsequently the puzzled young lady behind the register as she scanned them, others thought t...

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Average rating: 3.71 · 1,559 ratings · 203 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
Gabriel: Zero Point (Evan G...

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Gabriel's Redemption

3.69 avg rating — 540 ratings — published 2011
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Gabriel's Return

3.91 avg rating — 230 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Gabriel's Revenge

3.94 avg rating — 196 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Gabriel's Journey

3.68 avg rating — 98 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Incursion

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Special Delivery

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“squeaking ceased.  Cafferty heard a low, “Oh shit,” from the game, then a much louder, “Admiral on deck!” The six on the court snapped to attention facing the bleachers as the basketball bounced lazily away, coming to rest near the far door. Cafferty let the silence linger for a few moments, thankful for the rest it gave his ears, then waved”
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Hello Steve,

It's such a pleasure having you as a friend. Thank you and best wishes!

My warmest regards,
CJ


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Carolyn Haven Thank you for your friendship. Happy reading and writing.


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Douglas Wickard Thanks for the friend request, fellow Capricorn!
Douglas


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Sutton Hi Steve. Thanks for the friendship request. :)


Penelope Marzec Nice to meet you! Thanks for the friendship!


ᴥ Irena ᴥ Thank you for the invite. :)


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Tamara Rose Blodgett Hi Steve~! Your books sound terrific, thanks for your friendship =D


Savannah Steve, thank you for the friendship.


message 12: by Jill

Jill Thanks for being my friend on Goodreads, Steve. Every best wish for 2012.


message 11: by Tonya

Tonya Thank you for the friend invite Steve! I hope we can share some wonderful books.


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Rogier Thanks for the invite!


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Simon Thanks for looking me up, Steve.


Phoenix Emrys Thanks for the invite!


Natasha Thank you for the friend request. I look forward to sharing my love for books with you


message 6: by C.S.

C.S. Yelle Hey Steve, I appreciate the invite. I am excited to read Gabriel's Redemption. Take a look at Reclaiming Ter Chadain (pronounced Tair Sha Dane) I am always looking at suggestions on how to improve as I write book 2.


Harlequin Books Hello Steve, it is a pleasure to meet you.


Mireille Chester Have a great day! :)


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Stacy Eaton Hey Steve - Thanks for the friendship!


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L.J. Kentowski Thanks for the friend request Steve!


message 1: by Tracy

Tracy Thank you for the friend request. Glad to see that you're happy so far with your sales for Gabriel's Redemption.


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