Paul E Cooley
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Paul E Cooley

A full-time author and podcaster from Houston, Texas, Paul E Cooley produces free sci-fi, suspense, and thriller fiction, essays, and reviews available from Shadowpublications.com and iTunes.

His best-selling novel, The Black, was released in 2014 and won the 2015 Parsec Award for Long-Form Fiction. Since then, he has published six novels in both the urban fantasy and hard sci-fi genres, including The Derelict Saga as well as two sequels to The Black.

He has collaborated with New York Times Bestselling author Scott Sigler on the series "The Crypt" and co-wrote the novel "The Rider." In addition to his writing, Paul has contributed his voice talents to a number of podcast productions.

He is a co-host on the renowned Dead Robots' Society writing podcast and enjoys interacting with readers and other writers.

For more information about current and upcoming projects, please visit Shadowpublications.com.

To stalk Paul on social media:
Twitter: paul_e_cooley
Facebook: paulelardcooley
Email: paulATshadowpublications.com
Mailing List: http://mailinglist.shadowpublications.com

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Best Sellers

    • Derelict: Tomb

    • Derelict Saga, Book 2
    • By: Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E. Cooley
    • Length: 10 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54

    Their mission was to recover an ancient derelict from the farthest edge of the Sol system. What they've found could spell the end of humanity....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book

    • By JEFFERY on 08-22-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Derelict: Destruction

    • Derelict Saga, Book 3
    • By: Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E Cooley
    • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29

    The Sol Federation Marine Corps vessel S&R Black was sent to recover an ancient derelict from the farthest edge of the Sol system. What they found could spell the end of humanity....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Ending...

    • By Mark A. Udovich on 01-28-19

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Black: A Deep Sea Thriller

    • By: Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E. Cooley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 342
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 318
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 314

    Under 30,000 feet of water, the exploration rig Leaguer has discovered an oil field larger than Saudi Arabia....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Benchley meets Lovecraft and Chrichton

    • By Sue B. on 07-15-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Rider

    • Galactic Football League Novellas, Book 4
    • By: Scott Sigler, Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: Scott Sigler
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 234
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 221
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 219

    The story of The Roughland Ridgebacks captain, Poughkeepsie Pete, and his favorite mount, Old Bess the Tyrannosaurus Rex. They play dinolition, and they are the best team in the game....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Magic in an Audio.

    • By Jayho74 on 12-12-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Derelict: Marines

    • Derelict Saga, Book 1
    • By: Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E. Cooley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 135
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 125
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 125

    Fifty years ago, Mira, humanity's last hope to find new resources, exited the solar system bound for Proxima Centauri B....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Aliens meets Event Horizon

    • By DLWJ on 05-18-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Black: Outbreak

    • By: Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E. Cooley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84

    When a Centers for Disease Control quarantine fails at Ben Taub Hospital, a Houston SWAT Team is sent in to secure the facility. What they find is destruction and death....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nail Biting Close Quarter Action

    • By Kim Venatries on 08-19-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Black: Arrival

    • Volume 2
    • By: Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E. Cooley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107

    Trapped in their labs, the scientists must find a way to fight a creature that defies chemistry, physics, and biology....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • What Did We Dig Up and How Can We Stop It?

    • By Kim Venatries on 12-01-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Mimes

    • By: Paul E Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E Cooley
    • Length: 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Things couldn't possibly get any worse for Joseph. And then he begins to see sinister-looking mimes around the city of Houston....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderfully Creepy Tale

    • By CyberCowboy on 03-31-16

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Closet Treats

    • By: Paul E. Cooley
    • Narrated by: F. Ian DeMaster
    • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    While the neighborhood children see a friendly man serving the treats, Trey sees a frightful demon behind the wheel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • First rate psychological thriller

    • By James M. Monroig on 08-20-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Ghere's Inferno

    • By: Paul E Cooley
    • Narrated by: Paul E Cooley
    • Length: 11 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 2

    Fires with inexplicable causes begin to assail the city. Each site contains the same mark. Houston has a serial arsonist plaguing the city....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing ending

    • By Kelli on 01-10-19

    Regular price: $24.95

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