Ray Dean - My Ethereality

An author of Steampunk and Western fiction stuck in the middle of the Pacific Ocean...

Featured Author at Witty Bard Publishing :D

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Thanks to Witty Bard for promoting my writing :D

Newest Publication
Newest Publication

Thanks to Witty Bard Publishing for including "Facing the Modern World" in their inaugural anthology 'Of Airships and Automatons: Stories of Steam and Science'



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Dawn's Early Light review

The third book in the series, Dawn’s Early Light has been highly anticipated in my household and it did not disappoint! From the very opening, we are treated to action and adventure with our favorite duo, Books & Braun! Even in transit to the Americas they can’t seem to catch a break and have some peace and quiet. But if they did, they wouldn’t be our favorite agents… :D


Arriving in America they make quick work of finding their American counterparts and getting to know one another. But of course for these two, the simple act of meeting “Wild Bill” and Felicity is entertaining and promises more fun before the end of the book. More than national pride separates the agents, competition is high, and there’s still the emotional confusion welling up within our Ministry agents. It’s all good!


Another exciting facet of the novel, the ‘tech’ in this new ‘Ministry’ book doesn’t disappoint. Wellington’s tinkering and inventive mind certainly make me smile. His continued interest, even so far away from home, was a joy! Add to it a number of other scientists we all know and love… and some perhaps on the other end of the spectrum, and the game is on!


I really appreciate the way the parallel story lines are presented. It’s easy to follow along with all the characters in the adventures covered in this volume. Even with the additional characters that are part and parcel with changing the setting in a series of books, no one seems left out or plays the part of an ‘extra.’ All the characters live and breathe within this brave ‘new world’ of Book Three!


The pacing of the book is another plus for me… the action moves things forward, the relationships and interactions of the characters move the plot along. It’s a satisfying read that clips along and builds excitement not just for the happenings in Dawn’s Early Light, but continuing on in the series.


That is one of the delights of this series. I always worry when the first two books of a series are great… I’ve been let down a few times before with other authors and other genres. So, I was very happy to read this book and know that this is a series that just keeps getting better!

News from MVMedia Publishing about the "Steamfunk!" Anthology

Steamfunk - Balogun Ojetade, Milton J. Davis

News from the publisher of "Steamfunk! Anthology"

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"The Hand That Feeds"
"The Hand That Feeds"

My story was accepted by Dark Oak Press for their "Luna’s Children – Stranger Wereworlds Anthology"


As more information becomes available... I'll post about it