The Madison Picker

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The Madison Picker is a first person narrative situated mostly in Virginia. Antiques dealers, Charles and Emma Dawes, are the main characters. Charles is a retired Marine major who has seen action in Fallujah and other places before hanging up his night vision scope. Emma is a Peruvian beauty. The two met on Match dot… Read more »

Book Review: Attack on Orbital 454

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★★★★★ 5-STARS Reviewed DEC 2nd 2013 by Bill Howard for Readers’ Favorite. Muslim extremists continue to use terror to disrupt life on the new Utopian planet of Medina in this 26th-century based sci-fi thriller, Attack on Orbital 454 by Mark Clay Grove. After an explosion destroys a major portion of Orbital 454, killing 250,000 people… Read more »

Tip of the Day: The cost of stuff: present, past, and future

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TIP OF THE DAY: It’s important to get your facts straight when you’re fleshing out your novels. Under or over price a service, product, or hotel in an unfamiliar geographic area and/or timeline and you’re toast! You lose credibility and readership. You need to know what things actually cost somewhere else and you also need… Read more »

UFO :: Approx 20:00hrs Monday 28 OCT 2013.

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Nonfiction. This is a true story. While driving north on divided highway, Route 29, north of Warrenton at about a mile south of a junction, 29N / Vint Hill Farms Road, I witnessed two falling bright lights in my field of view across my windshield. Momentarily, I thought it was a meteorite breaking apart, but… Read more »

Attack on Orbital 454 :: published 6 NOV 2013

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Texas Rangers marshaling the far future. Yeah, I know. It’s not for everyone, but it is my hope they’ll still be on the job in 2460. Besides, it’s a Free ebook. Give the future a try. You might like the wit John Coffee Hays has when he goes after the bad guys on a red… Read more »

UFO Sighting in Virginia 28 OCT 2013

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Approx 20:00hrs Monday 28 OCT 2013. While driving north on divided highway, Route 29, north of Warrenton at about a mile south of a junction, 29N / Vint Hill Farms Road, I witnessed two falling bright lights in my field of view across my windshield. Momentarily, I thought it was a meteorite breaking apart, but… Read more »

Attack on Orbital 454

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Attack on Orbital 454 is a science fiction short story based on the eventful chapter by the same title in Mark Clay Grove’s first novel, The Serapis Fraktur: The Conglomerate Series (Spitfire Publishing 2013). New characters are added to the original cast  from Serapis otherwise every aspect of the original Utopian novel’s mid-25th century timeline… Read more »

5-star Customer Review of The Serapis Fraktur

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A thoroughly enjoyable adventure into a remarkably well crafted world. The author has woven an exceptional knowledge of history, science, technology and imagination into an engrossing story. I look forward to vol 2! – Danger-5

**** A Clarion Review of The Serapis Fraktur

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The Serapis Fraktur: THE CONGLOMERATE SERIES A Clarion Review **** by ForeWord Book Reviews For a change, here’s a story of an Earth that is not post-apocalyptic—just a delightful sci-fi romp replete with adventure, aliens, and time travel. If an author’s sci-fi Rip Van Winkle-type hero is going to wake up from a 450-year nap in… Read more »