Alan Baxter
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Alan Baxter

Alan Baxter is a multi-award-winning British-Australian author who writes supernatural thrillers and urban horror, rides a motorcycle and loves his dogs. He also teaches Kung Fu. He lives among dairy paddocks on the beautiful south coast of NSW, Australia, with his wife, son, dogs and a cranky old cat. He is the author of the dark supernatural thriller trilogy, Bound, Obsidian and Abduction (The Alex Caine Series), and the dark supernatural duology, RealmShift and MageSign (The Balance 1 and 2). His latest books are the horror noir novel, Hidden City and the cosmic horror novella, The Book Club. As well as novels, Alan has had more than 70 short fiction publications in journals and anthologies in Australia, the US, the UK and France. His short fiction has appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Daily Science Fiction, Postscripts, and Midnight Echo, among many others, and more than twenty anthologies, including the Year's Best Australian Fantasy & Horror on several occasions. His award-winning first collected volume of short fiction, Crow Shine, is out now. At times, Alan collaborates with US action/adventure bestselling author, David Wood. Together they have co-authored the horror novella, Dark Rite, action thrillers in The Jake Crowley Adventures, Blood Codex and Anubis Key, and the giant monster thriller novel, Primordial. Alan has been a five-time finalist in the Aurealis Awards, a five-time finalist in the Australian Shadows Awards and a six-time finalist in the Ditmar Awards. He won the 2015 Australian Shadows Award for Best Short Story ("Shadows of the Lonely Dead"), the 2016 Australian Shadows Paul Haines Award For Long Fiction ("In Vaulted Halls Entombed"), and the 2017 Australian Shadows Award for Best Collection (Crow Shine), and is a past winner of the AHWA Short Story Competition ("It's Always the Children Who Suffer"). Read extracts from his novels, a novella and short stories at his website - www.warriorscribe.com - or find him on Twitter @AlanBaxter and Facebook, and feel free to tell him what you think. About anything.

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Best Sellers

    • Primordial

    • By: David Wood, Alan Baxter
    • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 180
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 161
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 161

    When billionaire Ellis Holloway hires renegade marine biologist Sam Aston to investigate the legend of a monster in a remote Finnish lake, Aston envisions an easy paycheck....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Creature feature!!

    • By Natalie @ ABookLoversLife on 09-19-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Blood Codex: A Jake Crowley Adventure

    • Jake Crowley Adventures, Book 1
    • By: David Wood, Alan Baxter
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Waters
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 46

    When Jake Crowley rescues Rose Black from assailants on the streets of London, the two find themselves embroiled in a mystery that could cost them their lives....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A good writer and a very capable Narrator

    • By cosmitron on 02-15-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Anubis Key

    • Jake Crowley Adventures, Book 2
    • By: Alan Baxter, David Wood
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Waters
    • Length: 8 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    When Rose Black’s sister goes missing, she once again calls upon Jake Crowley for help. From ancient pyramids to lost cities, deadly cultists and conspirators lie in wait.... 

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Dark Rite

    • By: Alan Baxter, David Wood
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Waters
    • Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    A small mountain town hides a dark secret....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great, freaky story

    • By Readers Together on 04-10-14

    Regular price: $14.95

    • RealmShift

    • By: Alan Baxter
    • Narrated by: Matt "Bentley" Allegre
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    Isiah is having a tough time. The Devil is making his job very difficult....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Meh

    • By Arborden on 12-28-12

    Regular price: $24.95

    • MageSign

    • By: Alan Baxter
    • Narrated by: Matt Bentley Allegre
    • Length: 12 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Three years have passed since Isiah's run-in with Samuel Harrigan and the Devil. He has some time on his hands- a perfect opportunity to track down the Sorcerer, Harrigan's mentor....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Dark & fast-paced with plenty of arsekickery

    • By Damien on 12-18-12

    Regular price: $24.95

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