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Roger Eschbacher

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Roger Eschbacher lives in Los Angeles with his awesome family, a hilarious Border Terrier, and a grumpy Russian tortoise.

In addition to writing fantasy and sci-fi adventure novels, he writes TV animation for Warner Bros., Netflix, Cartoon Network, Hasbro Studios and more.

Roger’s YA space opera Ghost Star is a winner of the Kindle Scout competition and received a publishing contract from Amazon’s Kindle Press imprint.

Ghost Star and other books by Roger are listed on his Amazon Author Page.

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Roger Eschbacher My favorite fictional couple would have to be Arwen and Aragorn from "The Lord of the Rings." There is much sadness in their shared past and future, y…moreMy favorite fictional couple would have to be Arwen and Aragorn from "The Lord of the Rings." There is much sadness in their shared past and future, yet their love remains undeniable and, ultimately, there is great hope, too.(less)
Roger Eschbacher Easy...Middle Earth. Every few years I reread the LOTR books, and each time I finish them, I'm sad that I can't live there. What would I do? I've alwa…moreEasy...Middle Earth. Every few years I reread the LOTR books, and each time I finish them, I'm sad that I can't live there. What would I do? I've always been drawn to the Maiar (wizards) and the Dúnedain (Men of the West, descendants of the Númenóreans), so, hopefully, I would be an honorable member of one of those groups.(less)
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GHOST STAR: The February 2023 Kindle Book Deal!


My YA space opera, Ghost Star, received a Teen & Young Adult Kindle Book Deal for the month of February. Yay! 

Kindle Book Deals are one of the best Amazon promotions, imho, so I'm always excited when Kindle Press decides to do one.

The promotion starts (Wed) 2/1/2023 and runs through (Tues) 2/28/2023. 

Ghost Star will be offered at $0.99 in the US marketplace. Nice deal!

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A delightful addition to one of the best series I've ever read. Author Marling is a master storyteller with an imagination that's second to none. ...more
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An exciting and peril-filled fantasy adventure set in a completely original world. I loved The Book of Shadow and look forward to reading the next book in the series.
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"Emery Fogg Takes to Magic (Sort Of)" is a fun start to what promises to be a fun series. Author Brian Clopper does a great job spinning an exciting fantasy tale full of heart and magic. Recommended for all ages. ...more
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Very readable yet, ultimately, unsatisfying. Set in current times after "the change" (when virtually all but the most primitive technology stops working and magical creatures start showing up), Ariel features a dull and wimpy main character who teams ...more
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“The pen is mightier than the sword unless it's a real sword in which case the guy with the pen should run away fast.”
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message 15: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Hey, folks! Amazon gave GHOST STAR a Science Fiction & Fantasy #KindleBookDeal for the month of August. Yay! That means if you're looking for a fun, action-packed #SciFi read (or know someone who is) you can get my book for $0.99! https://amzn.to/3k0ZTCC #ghoststar #fun!

In other news... Elvenking, the third book in the Leonard the Great series, should be out soon. We're talking end of August/sometime in September soon. Thank you for your patience!


message 14: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Hi, everyone! My latest book, GHOST STAR is currently (and for the next 28 days) involved in a Kindle Scout campaign for publication on Amazon. I'm asking for your support and would be grateful if you popped over to the Kindle Scout site and nominated my book. Thank you!
Roger

https://kindlescout.amazon.com/p/K0R7...


message 13: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher 86 "Likes" on my FB book page! Not as impressive as some people's, but it makes me proud. Anyone care to help me make it to 100?

https://www.facebook.com/RogerEschbac...


message 12: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Tracy wrote: "Looks like we've read and enjoyed some of the same things."

It does! I'll be interested in learning what you think about "Children of Hurin." As you'll see if you take a look at my review, I had some, uh, "problems" with it.


message 11: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Carole wrote: "Hi, delighted. Thank you for the add."

You're welcome, Carole. Very nice to meet you!


message 10: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Jill wrote: "Hello Roger, Lovely to meet you here. Thank you for your friendship."

My pleasure, Jill. Nice to meet you, too!


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Roger Eschbacher Melissa wrote: "Thanks for the friend request! I haven't read LOTR yet, but I did read (and love) the Hobbit!

Looking forward to sharing books with you!
Melissa
writergrrlreads.blogspot.com"


Thanks, Melissa! If you liked the Hobbit, I think you'll enjoy, LOTR. It's a challenging read, but very satisfying.
Roger


message 8: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Hey folks -- Thought I'd give you an update on a book giveaway I'm running (for a little while longer).

BOOK GIVEAWAY: 2 Days left to sign up to win a free copy of "Urchin King," a historical fantasy novel by Katharina Gerlach (@CatGerlach).

Please head on over to my blog for contest details:

http://ow.ly/9GcgS

Thank you!


message 7: by Tracy

Tracy Looks like we've read and enjoyed some of the same things.


Carole Gill Hi, delighted. Thank you for the add.


message 5: by Jill

Jill Hello Roger, Lovely to meet you here. Thank you for your friendship.


message 4: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Hi Danielle. Nice to meet you.


Melissa Thanks for the friend request! I haven't read LOTR yet, but I did read (and love) the Hobbit!

Looking forward to sharing books with you!
Melissa
writergrrlreads.blogspot.com


message 1: by Roger

Roger Eschbacher Okay, I think I've seen the commercial for "The Help" more times than any other commercial in my entire life.


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