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The Organ Growers for 99cents – a Kindle Countdown deal

 

 

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The Organ Growers, the second book in the McBride series and follow-up to The Organ Takers, is now available for 99 cents as part of a Kindle Countdown deal. The deal ends on the 25th so hurry.

 

For more about the book, including the inspiration for the story, two sample chapters, and interesting videos about growing human organs in the laboratory, link to the preview page.

 

If you are unfamiliar with the first book in the McBride trilogy, The Organ Takers, go to the preview page to learn more.

 

Both titles are also available as audiobooks at all audiobook sellers. Thank you and happy reading and/or listening.

 

Attention Kindle Owners

          The Organ Takers, The Organ Growers, and The Final Push are now available in the Kindle Owners Lending Library and on Kindle Unlimited. If you’re not sure that my style of writing suits you, read a few chapters or a few pages risk free and see what you think.               … Continue Reading

Can Human Organs be Grown in the Laboratory?

    In The Organ Takers I show you a lab full of organs that have been grown from porcine (pig) scaffolds and human stem cells.   In The Organ Growers I take you through the process of growing a human kidney using human stem cells and a porcine kidney.     But, can human organs really be grown in the lab?   To date, relatively simple… Continue Reading

The Organ Takers Wins an IndieFab Honorable Mention

  The Organ Takers was awarded the honorable mention spot for the thriller & suspense category in Foreword Reviews’ INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards for 2014.   After the gold, silver, and bronze winners, that means The Organ Takers finished in fourth place, which translates to third loser. But hey, not bad for a debut novel that was… Continue Reading

The Final Push is Now Perma-Free

  What is Perma-Free?    The Final Push: a short story of surgical suspense (35 pages print length) is now permanently free on Amazon, Kobo, iTunes, and Google Play. I tried to make it free for Barnes & Noble Nook Book, but they won’t let me, and they don’t price match.   What’s the big deal?  This… Continue Reading