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David Harten Watson

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David Harten Watson is the author of the YA fantasy series Magicians' Gold, including Magic Teacher's Son (a 2016 Eric Hoffer Award Winner (Honorable Mention in category Young Adult), 2016 First Horizon Award Finalist, 2016 Eric Hoffer Award Grand Prize Short List, and 2015 IAN Book of the Year Award Finalist) and a sequel, Fortress of Gold. He is a member of the U.S. Army Brotherhood of Tankers (USABOT), the LDS (Mormon) Church, The Saber Legion (TSL), and the International Committee for Robot Arms Control (ICRAC).

David has worked in a dizzying array of jobs including U.S. Army Armor officer at Fort Knox (experience that came in handy for his second novel, Fortress of Gold), camp counselor, teacher, tax preparer, car salesman, por
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David Harten Watson I'm working on the third book in the MAGICIANS GOLD series, a sequel to MAGIC TEACHER'S SON (Book 1) and FORTRESS OF GOLD (Book 2). The third book in …moreI'm working on the third book in the MAGICIANS GOLD series, a sequel to MAGIC TEACHER'S SON (Book 1) and FORTRESS OF GOLD (Book 2). The third book in the MAGICIANS GOLD series will be called PRINCE TARYN AND THE RESISTANCE. (less)
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Controversial romance: False, defamatory, and libelous claims about my protagonist, Pran Gilamondson

Below is a statement from the protagonist of Fortress of Gold and Magic Teacher's Son, Pran Gilamondson:

I, Pran Gilamondson, must rebut the false, defamatory, and libelous claim that I (Pran Gilamondson) am a pedophile who engaged in "pedophile type encounters." I am now reviewing my legal options to get these false, defamatory, and libelous statements about me taken down from the website where th Read more of this blog post »
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