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Volume 3: CRYSTALLIZED

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Synopsis:
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When the spectrum crystallizes, the Island of Fire falls back to slavery and oppression. Fifteen-hundred miles away, in the wake of a terrorist attack that slaughtered thousands, the Democratic-Republic of Nuria severs its war alliance with the ice island of Ichthyosis. Without its lifeline and surrounded by a formidable sea blockade, Ichthyosis finds itself more isolated and helpless than ever before.

Meanwhile, the hopes of their peoples, Conflagrian Revolutionary Leader Scarlet July and Ichthyothian Diving Fleet Commander Cease Lechatelierite, are stranded in a dangerous, uninhabited sector of Ichthyosis. Contending with serious battle injuries, subzero temperatures, hostile terrains, gnawing hunger and significant interpersonal conflict, will they make it back to base alive and well enough to salvage the fight?

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The six-novel Spectrum series follows an eclectic cast of young adults fighting to survive and find their place and purpose in the wars plaguing the dystopian, future world of Second Earth. From fantastical world-building, to combat sequences, to geopolitics, to the exploration of a soldier's psyche, to racial and social commentary, to the turmoil and confusion that comes with the teenage years, to forbidden romance, this sextet is a fast-paced, character-driven, sci-fi/fantasy adventure for the Divergent and Hunger Games generation.

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Volume 5: IRIDESCENCE

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Nearly a decade has passed since the leadership decapitation of both the Conflagrian Revolution and the Nurro-Ichthyothian Resistance. Without Red Leader Scarlet July and Ichthyothian Diving Fleet Commander Cease Lechatelierite, the northwestern hemisphere of Second Earth has fallen prey to endless war, oppression, poverty and isolation.

Heartbroken over the state of the world, the unfulfilled prophecy, the loss of his friends and the death of Scarlet and Cease’s unborn son, war veteran Nurtic Leavesleft retreats to civilian Nuria and resigns to living out his days in depressive monotony... until he unexpectedly comes across a peculiar child who strongly reminds him of the legendary comrades he lost, so long ago. Did covalent, iridescent Commence July Lechatelierite somehow survive Scarlet’s assassination and will Second Earth ever be the same because of it?

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The six-novel Spectrum series follows an eclectic cast of young adults fighting to survive and find their place and purpose in the wars plaguing the dystopian, future world of Second Earth. From fantastical world-building, to combat sequences, to geopolitics, to the exploration of a soldier's psyche, to racial and social commentary, to the turmoil and confusion that comes with the teenage years, to forbidden romance, this sextet is a fast-paced, character-driven, sci-fi/fantasy adventure for the Divergent and Hunger Games generation.

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Volume 4: COVALENCE

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The international and civil wars of Second Earth rage on. When the Fire Island's totalitarian regime begins reversing the damage to the Core Crystal recently inflicted by the late Ichthyothian Diving Fleet Commander Cease Lechatelierite, magekind falls under imminent threat of mental slavery. Desperate to rescue the northwestern hemisphere from endless violence before its too late for her people, Scarlet July rallies her Red warriors and her former Nordic comrades to spearhead a revolt against the Second Earth Order.

All the while, Scarlet is concealing a secret that cannot remain one for long — a secret that threatens her health, ability to fight and access to the spectrum. Pregnant with the first half-mage 'covalent' child in history, will she manage to liberate her people, protect the Nurro-Ichthyothian Alliance, overthrow the world government, preserve her own life and carry on Cease’s legacy?

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The six-novel Spectrum series follows an eclectic cast of young adults fighting to survive and find their place and purpose in the wars plaguing the dystopian, future world of Second Earth. From fantastical world-building, to combat sequences, to geopolitics, to the exploration of a soldier's psyche, to racial and social commentary, to the turmoil and confusion that comes with the teenage years, to forbidden romance, this sextet is a fast-paced, character-driven, sci-fi/fantasy adventure for the Divergent and Hunger Games generation.

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Volume 2: DIFFUSION

"USA LITERATURE CHOICE AWARD" WINNER: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Category

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In the wake of the spectrum's diffusion, the Island of Fire finds itself with neither magic nor technology, plunged into chaos and poverty. Scarlet July, no longer imbued with her extraordinary gifts, struggles to lead the revolution against the totalitarian government. Frightened and alone, she seeks support from her childhood acquaintance, Ambrek Coppertus, whose complicated past casts a shadow upon his motives.

Three-thousand miles north, in the ice island of Ichthyosis, Diving Fleet Admiral Cease Lechatelierite learns the victory he declared is short-lived. Despite the diffusion, his enemies figure a way to continue the international war, threatening the very coherence of the alliance that sustains his nation. Separated and scarred, will Scarlet and Cease find a means to save their peoples before it’s too late?

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The six-novel Spectrum series follows an eclectic cast of young adults fighting to survive and find their place and purpose in the wars plaguing the dystopian, future world of Second Earth. From fantastical world-building, to combat sequences, to geopolitics, to the exploration of a soldier's psyche, to racial and social commentary, to the turmoil and confusion that comes with the teenage years, to forbidden romance, this sextet is a fast-paced, character-driven, sci-fi/fantasy adventure for the Divergent and Hunger Games generation.

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Author's Book Tour Schedule

2021:

"Rare Disease Day" Charity Auction — February 28 — Washington, DC
Private Convention for Authorized Military Personnel — April 29 — Fort Meade, MD
Author's Wedding Anniversary Celebration — May 9 — Reston, VA
All Star Comic Con — June 19-20 — Tysons Corner, VA
Author's Birthday — July 25 — Reston, VA
Awesome Con — August 20-22 — Washington, DC
Fairfax Comic Con — August 28-29 — Chantilly, VA
Barnes & Noble Signing Event — TBD — Fairfax, VA
Barnes & Noble Author Expo — TBD — Ashburn, VA
"Jam Against Cancer" Charity Auction — September 12 — Sioux Falls, SD
Lyme Disease Benefit March — September 19 — Washington, DC
RiverCon — October 16 — Leesburg, VA
Baltimore Comic Con — October 22-24 — Baltimore, MD

2020

Barnes & Noble Signing Event — March 8 from 2-5pm — Fairfax, VA
Con-Tinual 2020 — Starting March 27 — Virtual Event During COVID-19 Quarantine
Concellation 2020 — Starting March 27 — Virtual Event During COVID-19 Quarantine
Live with "The Biggest Names in Small Press" — April 29 — Virtual Event During COVID-19 Quarantine
Author's Wedding — May 9 at 12pm — Bristow, VA
Local Author Spring Fling — May 23 from 1-4pm — Manassas, VA
"Project Write, Inc." National Conference, Guest Author Workshops — June 22-26 — Shenandoah, VA
All Star Comic Con — June 27 — Tysons Corner, VA
Author's Birthday — July 25 — Reston, VA
Fairfax Comic Con — August 22-23 — Chantilly, VA
"Women in Sci-Fi" Authors' Panel — August 26-27 — Mount Laurel, NJ
Lyme Disease Benefit March — September 13 from 1-5pm — Washington, DC
Barnes & Noble Author Expo — September 26 from 1-5pm — Ashburn, VA
Private Convention for Authorized Military Personnel — September 26-27 — Fort Meade, MD
"Jam Against Cancer" Charity Auction — September 29 at 12pm — Sioux Falls, SD
RiverCon — October 17 from 11am-5pm — Leesburg, VA
Baltimore Comic Con — October 23-25 — Baltimore, MD
Awesome Con — December 11-13 — Washington, DC

2019:

VA Comicon — January 27 from 11am-4:30pm — Fairfax, VA
Barnes & Noble Author Expo — February 23 from 1-5pm — Ashburn, VA
Barnes & Noble Signing Event — March 23 from 2-5pm — Fairfax, VA
Barnes & Noble Signing Event — March 30 from 1-5pm — Ashburn, VA
Books-A-Million Signing Event — April 6 from 1-5:30pm — Dulles, VA
Awesome Con — April 26-28 — Washington, DC
RiverCon — May 4 from 11-5 — Leesburg, VA
Collective Goods Book Fair — June 4-5 — Reston, VA
All Star Comic Con — June 7-9 — Tysons Corner, VA
Fairfax Comic Con — August 24-25 — Chantilly, VA
VA Comicon — September 7-8 — Fairfax, VA
Baltimore Comic Con — October 18-20 — Baltimore, MD
Veterans' Day Garage Sale — November 11 from 10am-2pm — Reston, VA
Guest Presentation at Community Baptist — November 16 — Chantilly, VA

2018:

Barnes & Noble Signing Event — January 20 from 12-3pm — Ashburn, VA
Barnes & Noble Signing Event — February 24 from 2-5pm — Fairfax, VA
Barnes & Noble Signing Event — March 10 from 12-6pm — Ashburn, VA
Awesome Con — March 30-April 1 — Washington, DC
Annual Founder's Day Town Festival: Author's Panel & Signing — April 14 from 1-2pm — Reston, VA
Wicomicon — April 28 from 10am-7pm — Baltimore, MD
Barnes & Noble Signing Event — May 13 from 2-5pm — Fairfax, VA
VA Comicon — June 9-10 — Fairfax, VA
Author's "Second Earth" Birthday Celebration — July 20 — Fairfax, VA
Gen Con: Author's Avenue — August 2-5 — Indianapolis, IN
Barnes & Noble Signing Event — August 11 from 2-5pm — Fairfax, VA
Fairfax Comic Con — August 25-26 — Chantilly, VA
Private Convention for Authorized Military Personnel — September 12-13 — Fort Meade, MD
Baltimore Comic Con — September 28-30 — Baltimore, MD
Cleveland Comic Con — October 6-7 — Cleveland, OH
McKay's Bookstore Author Meet & Greet — October 20 from 2-5pm — Manassas, VA
Doxacon — November 2-3 — Washington, DC

2017:

Spectrum Series Launch Party — August 12 — Manassas, VA
Cleveland Comic Con — October 14-15 — Cleveland, OH
Steel City Con — December 8-10 — Pittsburgh, PA

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