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SPOILER ALERT!!!  If you have not yet read The Red Winter, you may not wish to continue reading this entry. I will be referencing events that occur toward the end of the book and I don't want to ruin anything for you. If you've made it all the way to the end of Max's journey, however, continue on a little further for the inspiration behind Max's trials...





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As some of you know, I used to teach history, specifically U.S. history to high school students in San Francisco. One of the things I really tried to stress to my students was how extraordinary the American Revolution was — not as a military conflict, but as an unprecedented historical phenomenon. Colonies almost inevitably revolt, but this uprising was different â [...]
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Posted on Nov 25, 2014                         
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RED WINTER Format FAQs

Well, that’s that... The Red Winter is officially out in the world and Max’s tale is now complete. I’ve been getting a lot of emails from readers about the release, available formats, what’s next, etc. so I’m going to address them here:

IS THE RED WINTER ONLY AVAILABLE AS AN E-BOOK? Yes. The publisher has elected to release The Red Winter exclusively as an e-book. There are no current plans to release a hardcover or paperback edition of the book.

WHY IS IT ONLY AVAILABLE AS AN E-BOOK?
The Red Winter was a very big and ambitious project that took me over a year to write. It also coincided with the birth of my second child and my first herniated disc — a perfect storm of [...]
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Posted on Nov 25, 2014                         
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