Along with placing in fifteen contests and getting dozens of great reviews, my debut YA/scifi/fantasy novel, Paraworld Zero, hit the BarnesAndNoble.com bestseller list and the Amazon.com category bestseller list in "Magic and Wizards." Reviewers are calling it a "Harry Potter meets Star Wars!" Learn more at www.ParaWorlds.com.
I'm also the radio show host of The Author Hour: Your Guide to Fantastic Fiction, where I interview the top fiction authors of our day like Anne Rice, Terry Pratchett, Diana Gabaldon, Meg Cabot, and Terry Brooks.
I've spoken to over five million people through radio, television, and presentations at schools, libraries, conventions, and bookstores. I currently live in Arizona with my wife, five boys, and our giant African tortoise.
Twelve-year-old earthling, Simon Kent, stumbles upon a secret that thrusts him into a bizarre adventure filled with magic, technology and deadly out-of-this-world creatures. He discovers a true friend, confronts his inner demons and becomes the savior to a peculiar race of people, when all he truly wants is to find his way back home.
The first young adult novel in the Parallel Worlds series. ISBN10: 1-59092-491-6 ISBN13: 978-1-59092-491-4