Justin Swapp

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Justin was born with an active imagination on a U.S. naval base in Spain, but has spent most of his life in the shadows of the Rocky Mountains of Utah. He is bilingual, and has lived all over the world. He has four children; two boys, and two girls, and one wife. He doesn't have any pets that he's aware of, but his children have been known to hide things under his bed.

In his free time Justin loves to read, write, and play games. He enjoys his close friends, and loves to make people laugh. To learn more about Justin, or his work, you can visit him at www.justinswapp.com

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Justin Swapp The Shadow's Servant (sequel to The Magic Shop) book 2 in the Shadow Magic Series, comes out early 2016 / In the Spring.
Justin Swapp A lot of things, I suppose. First of all, storytelling is fun. There's a certain euphoria you get when you successfully connect story elements…moreA lot of things, I suppose. First of all, storytelling is fun. There's a certain euphoria you get when you successfully connect story elements together in a way that not only pleases you, but tickles your readers, too. Secondly, when you start writing seriously, you just, well, need to get the story out. It's like story inertia... you get excited about an idea, and it takes up so much of your thinking that it takes on a life of its own. You just have to finish it.(less)
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I’d give Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald 3 wands out of 5


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“Everybody, even those that don’t like Chinese food, knew that you had to eat the cookie for the fortune to come true. And so he did.”
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Indiebrag We are so proud to have Justin Swapp's book THE MAGIC SHOP as a B.R.A.G.Medallion Honoree!


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