Jeremy Brown

Author, Narrative Designer, Woodsplitter

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Pre-Order Anaconda Choke Now!

Anaconda Choke – Round 3 in the Woodshed Wallace series, is now available for pre-order on Amazon. If you loved Suckerpunch and Hook and Shoot, Anaconda Choke will knock you out. I feel it’s the best book in the series, forcing Woody to dig deeper than he ever has to survive and protect those he loves. The […]

Research via Fiction (but it’s Steven Pressfield’s fiction, so…)

So I’m writing the first of hopefully many historical adventure novels about Akoniti of Sparta, and while there is plenty of information out there about the training, tactics, and warrior culture of Sparta, I keep bumping up against questions with elusive answers. For example: Did the Spartans use “sir” when addressing a superior? When I […]

Building a Book Cover Final: E-Book and Paperback Covers for Akon’s Mission

Here they are! The completed covers for Akon’s Mission,  executed by the incredibly talented Dean Stolpmann. There may be some tweaks to the font color depending on how it looks in the Amazon store, but I’m very pleased with the results. The cover does a great job of capturing the tone of the book, an adventurous […]

Advice for New Fiction Writers – Part 2

In Part 1 of this series, I talked about removing the gatekeepers from your path to book publication. The best way to do this is to self-publish. So, let’s get into some of the finer details of what it takes to self-publish, and why you should do it. How do I know my book is ready […]

Building a Book Cover Part 2: Preliminary Full Cover for CreateSpace Paperback

Here is the latest artwork from the great  Dean Stolpmann for the cover of Akon’s Mission. Dean was very considerate to send the full image as well as how it looks so far on a CreateSpace template, and I am very pleased with how it’s turning out. Here is the preliminary description for Akon’s Mission, and I […]

Building a Book Cover Part 1: Color Rough for Akon’s Mission Cover Art

During my day job I came across the fantastic artwork of Dean Stolpmann, and I knew he was the right guy to handle the cover art for Akon’s Mission, the first book in my new historical adventure series. His Spartan Hoplites have a very dangerous, brooding look, and that’s exactly what I have in mind for […]

Advice for New Fiction Writers – Part 1

With the revolutionary upheaval going on in the publishing industry, it’s more confusing and terrifying than ever for an aspiring author. It’s scary enough to commit to your art and prepare it for release into the world–now we have to deal with the system breaking down too? There’s all the noise going on about Amazon vs. Hachette. The […]

Update on Anaconda Choke – Round 3 in the Woodshed Wallace Series

Hey everybody, I hope your holidays are fun, festive, and full of love. And if you saw the fight between Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva, I hope you can get that image out of your head. This is a quick update on Anaconda Choke, the third book in the Woodshed Wallace series. Assuming the novel […]

PeaceTakers – Part 1

Hey everybody! I’m very excited to announce the publication of my latest book project, PeaceTakers. It’s coming out in parts, and this is Part 1. Here’s the lowdown: PeaceTakers is the top-selling First Person Shooter video game in the world, a smashing success due to its cutting-edge gameplay and questionable ethics. Nick Babin and his […]

Roller Coaster Johnson From Wisconsin

This is a children’s story I wrote about how not everybody likes roller coasters. I know this is true, because I do not like them. I hope you enjoy it, and if you read it to your kids let me know what they think!   Roller Coaster Johnson From Wisconsin   Roller Coaster Johnson from […]