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My name is Scott Marlowe, and I write explosive tales featuring swords, sorcery, & alchemy. Welcome to my world.

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The Inversion Solution
The Alchemancer Book Three

The city of Brighton is in chaos. Infernal science inverted half the population. The other half fights for survival. The Alchemancer series continues.

The Inversion Solution is the third book in my Alchemancer fantasy adventure series where science and sorcery run amuck.

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The Assassin's Cunning
Assassin Without a Name Book Two

Deception, intrigue, danger, infernal science run amuck, and half the city wanting him dead? It’s just another day in the life of the Assassin Without a Name.

The Assassin's Cunning is the second book in my Assassin Without a Name fantasy adventure series where assassins, thieves, sorcerers, and technologists rule the night.

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Old Man's War by John Scalzi

Old Man's War by John Scalzi

A seventy-five year old widower, John Perry finds the Colonial Defense Force's offer of a new, youthful life intriguing. The CDF fulfills their end of the bargain, now he needs to fulfill his: ten years' commitment as a space marine, fighting the worst the universe has to offer. Funny, thoughtful, and packed with action, Old Man's War is a great read and one of Scalzi's seminal works....

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The Assassin's Blade - Act I: Fine Wine

The Assassin's Blade - Act I: Fine Wine

So begins the Assassin Without a Name series. In the very first story in the series (available to read for free right here), the Assassin Without a Name makes a deal and, while he doesn't know it yet, an alliance that will prove very useful in the future....

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The Chinatown Death Cloud Peril by Paul Malmont

The Chinatown Death Cloud Peril by Paul Malmont

I really wanted this one to work. With names like William Gibson, Lester Dent, H.P. Lovecraft, L. Ron Hubbard, Louis L'Amour, and Chester Himes all playing roles in the story, who wouldn't want it to? Ultimately, though, The Chinatown Deatch Cloud Peril was too confusing and did not contain enough of the ingredients I love in a good book....

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Podcasts for Writers

The writing podcasts I listened to regularly back in 2010. I wonder how many of them are still around?...

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Kindle: First Impressions

Kindle: First Impressions

My initial take on the Amazon Kindle eReader. This post was written way back in 2010. In other words, a lifetime ago in technology terms. The Kindle has come a long way and proved the dominant eReader in that time....

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The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie is a gritty, in-your-face, rollicking good time of a story. Full of deeply thought out, colorful characters, there's something for every fan of the fantasy genre here....

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eReaders for Your Computer

eReaders for Your Computer

You can still read eBooks without an iPhone or dedicated eReader device using one of these eReader applications for your PC or Mac....

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