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Balloon Juice Published Authors was last updated March 2020.
Munira Judith Avinger
· Julia (YA fiction)
J. Tynan Burke / Major Major Major Major
· The Bagel Shop Owner’s Nephew (short urban fantasy)
O.G Dwr / dave
· A Quantum of Mercy (alternative history sci-fi)
C. Z. Edwards / CZAnne
· Rien’s Rebellion: A Series (fantasy)
Bradley Greenburg / BGinCHI
· When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloomed (historical fiction)
Bud Gundy / Bud
· Somewhere Over Lorain Road – Lambda Literary Award nominee (gay mystery)
· Accidental Prophet (gay sci-fi, thriller)
Simon Habegger / Nick
· The Cricket (YA fiction)
Joyce Harmon / JoyceH
· Mary Bennet and the Bingley Codex (historical fantasy/Pride and Prejudice sequel)
· Mary Bennet and the Wickham Artifact (historical fantasy/Pride and Prejudice sequel)
· Mary Bennet and the Beast of Rosings Park (historical fantasy/Pride and Prejudice sequel)
· The SEED of CRONUS (dystopian sci-fi/speculative fiction)
T.S. Mann / Citizen Alan
· Strangers in Boston (urban fantasy)
Scott Peterson and Jose Garcia
· Truckus Maximus (YA original graphic novel)
· Devious Origins (YA Fiction)
Janet Poland / Snarkworth, short-fingered Bulgarian
· Same River Twice (mystery)
Richard Roberts / Frankensteinbeck
· Please Don’t Tell My Parents I’m A Supervillain (middle grade superhero)
· A Rag Doll’s Guide To Here And There (middle grade fantasy)
· You Can Be A Cyborg When You’re Older (YA science fiction/cyberpunk)
Arthur Salm / Hungry Joe
· Anyway* (middle grade fiction)
Jennifer L. Schiff / J.
· Sanibel Island Mystery Series (cozy mysteries)
J. A. Stewart / Jim Stewart
· A Girl and her Neodog (YA science fiction)
B. W. Thomson
· Bill gets a Balloon (illustrated political book in children’s book format)
Carol Van Natta / Carol Van Natta
· Overload Flux (Central Galactic Concordance Book 1) (fiction/sci-fi/space opera)
· Shifter Mate Magic (Ice Age Shifters Book 1) (fiction/romance/paranormal)
· Shifter’s Storm (Ice Age Shifters Book 5) (fiction/romance/paranormal)
· The Inexplicable Affair of the Mesmerising Russian Nobleman (comedy crime novel set in 1902)
· The Convoluted Adventure of the Vengeful Yankee Financier (comedy crime novel set in 1902)
Robert St. Amant / RSA
· Computing For Ordinary Mortals (computer science)
Munira Judith Avinger
· The Cabin (memoir)
Mark Badger / Badgetoon
· Just Draw: Stress and the ending of Stress for Cartoonists (graphic novel instructional)
Peter Barrett / Peter
· Project 258: Making Dinner at Fish & Game (portrait of a restaurant/cookbook)
· Leading Them to the Promised Land: Woodrow Wilson, Covenant Theology and the Mexican Revolution, 1913-1915 (history)
· The Nation’s Capital Brewmaster: Christian Heurich and his Brewery, 1842-1956 (history/biography)
· 14 Things I Learned From A Cat (pets/philosophy)
Martha C. Franks
· Books without Borders: Homer, Aeschylus, Galileo, Melville and Madison Go to China (narrative)
R. G. Fredericks / RandyG
· The Complete Guide To Republican Ethics (political humor)
Alex King / PhoenixRising
· Third Time Charmed: what adopting an orphan taught me about love, loss & luck (memoir)
Marily Marzuki and Judith M. Costello / SiubhanDuinne
· The Christmas Harpist (music/holidays)
Alex Olson (and Philip Deloria)
· American Studies: A User’s Guide (history/literature/culture)
Patricia Whereat Phillips / La Gata Gris
· Ethnobotany of the Coos, Lower Umpqua, Siuslaw Indians (ethnobotany/Native American)
Daniel S. Price / Daniel Price
· Excruciverbiage: a compendium of cryptic crosswords (crossword collection)
David Steinberg / zzyzx
· This Has All Been Wonderful: A Travel Monologue From Summer 1994 (tour memoir)
Diana Waggoner / Tehanu
· The Hills of Faraway: A Guide to Fantasy (bibliography of fantasy literature)
Paul Wartenberg / PaulWartenberg
· Surviving in the Age of Obstruction: Notes on the Obama Years (political)
What’s 4 Dinner Solutions / TaMara
· Summer Into Fall (cooking)
· Don’t Call It a Miracle (neuroscience for lay readers)
Munira Judith Avinger
· Hidden / Caché (poetry – bilingual)
Plays & Productions
Roger W. Tang / gwangung
· Dawn of the She Devil of the China Seas is set to be produced by Annex Theatre, May/June 2020.
Philip Middleton Williams / Mustang Bobby
· A Tree Grows in Longmont is a one-act about me and my late ex-partner.
· Cooler Near the Lake is a full-length comedy/drama about a family, friends, and ex-lovers at their summer cottage in Michigan.
*Three monologues from my play “Can’t Live Without You” have been included in the anthology The Best Men’s Monologues from New Plays 2019 edited by Lawrence Harbison, published by The Applause Acting Series.
· Chewie, Get Us Out of Here is a ten-minute play: The crew of a starship is stranded on a planet where they find themselves being attacked from all sides and above by menacing clichés, supernova-sized plot holes, and hackneyed taglines.
· END OF PLAY is a ten-minute play: A play reading at a theatre conference turns from the play and the playwright to drama and intrigue between the respondents, and as time goes by, we learn that the fundamental things may not apply.
· Invited back to the Valdez Last Frontier Theatre Conference (now cancelled) in Valdez, Alaska for A Life Enriching Community.
· Viral Love is a one-minute Covid-19 related play
· Til Dough Do Us Part is a ten-minute Covid-19 related play.
· Tucumcari Tonite! is a one-act buddy comedy. All of them are on my NPX linked to my name.