Bio: Robert Ferrier is the author of three novels at SynergEbooks: THE VIRTUAL GUARD, THE WITCHERY WAY, and DEAR MR. KAPPS, which was selected by The McQuark Review as one of the top three e-books for young adults in 2000. He has made presentations on fiction craft and e-publishing at regional conferences, and he has judged numerous writing contests. His fiction craft columns have appeared in Inscriptions Magazine and in Writing4Money in Europe. He lives in Norman, OK, with his wife and daughter. Robert likes to receive e-mail from readers.
A young cancer victim, Rafe, tells of his experiences and reveals his innermost feelings in a series of letters to Mr. Kapps, his favorite comedian. He receives reluctant replies from Mr. Kapps' secretary, but will Mr. Kapps himself ever write back to him? Living under the shadow of death does not stop Rafe in his quest for the love of a girl who doesn't seem to know he exists. Will Rafe win the girl by befriending her current boyfriend? Rafe finds himself in a challenging friendship with a fell... more info>>
Brandy Bolt and three other writers must use fictional characters to rescue Brandy's daughter. One of Brandy's creations has abducted Mikka Bolt, 10, into Dreamscape, a parallel world populated by every fictional character created since the dawn of time. The Plot Squad--teenagers Kodi Coats, Becca Gee, Savannah Vaughn and Wade Heskett--risk death to save Mikka. Writing mentor Owen Diggs, a mover between worlds, offers guidance and seeks personal vengeance. In the tradition of The Wizard of Oz an... more info>>
A budding video game aficionado, Chuck is forced to turn detective when his friends begin to disappear. Ferrier has packed the pages with imagery, action, and sensory stimuli enabling the reader to participate fully in this adventure into virtual reality. So sit back, put on your imaginary helmets, and prepare yourself for a virtual battle royal as you read The Virtual Guard.
A body lies in the path of an oncoming locomotive. Too late! At the controls for the first time, Josh is unable to stop. Who had he run over and why was someone lying in the oncoming path of the locomotive? And why is the body covered with snake bites? Can Josh and Amy discover why someone is determined to keep Number 88 from making its scheduled run? Will they find out in time? Find out the answers in The Witchery Way, the scintillating tale of a sabotaged railroad, drugs, witchcraft, and roman... more info>>