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Michael Tierney

Michael Tierney will be a Featured Guest at
the 2015 River City Comic Expo

"I'll be attending as a publisher, not as a comic retailer, to promote my latest publication: Wild Stars: Force Majeure. I'll be bringing a selection of my other pubications that go all the way back to 1977. Any that you have already, I'll be happy to sign. I look forward to seeing you there!'
River City Comic Expo
River City Sale 2015


Urgent Public Service Annoucement

Think the median in the middle of the road makes it hard now to get in and out of Collector's Edition?
You won't believe what the city is about to do next.

It could cost people their lives.
Please, see the video below:
or click this link for the whole story
about North Little Rock's Jump Start program.

Updates:

Channel 11 did a news story about the dangers being creating by North Little Rock,
running Friday night and Saturday morning.
You can watch it on their website here:


Monday, August 3rd, I discussed the matter with the Dave Elswick radio show on 96.5 FM.
You can listen to it here -- just mouse over to the 2:05 mark.

Your letters are working (see the bottom of the page linked above)!
Wednesday, August 6th, NLR road crews came by around Noon to look at the problem with the bushes,
saying that they'd "gotten a lot of complaints."
They immediately saw what was shown in the video,
but said they "Will have to come back to work on them later in the day, when it's less dangerous."
They did, and I appreciate it. I thank the city, and the alderman who encouraged it.
The view when leaving now is still not great, but it is greatly improved.
But they couldn't have summed up better the improbability of pedestrian traffic on Park Hill.

If it's too dangerous for professional road crews to work, would you really take the kids there for walk?
Watch all the videos, mine and Channel 11 -- and you'll never see a single pedestrian.
Jump Start is a plan for phantom demand.



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***MARVEL COMICS***

ANT-MAN LAST DAYS #1 REGULAR & LIMITED MANGA VARIANT EDITIONS
CAPTAIN MARVEL AND CAROL CORPS #3
CIVIL WAR #3
DEADPOOLS SECRET SECRET WARS #4 REGULAR & LIMITED MANGA VAR EDS
DF STAR WARS #1 AOD COLLECTABLES EXCLUSIVE KEOWN COVER
MAGNETO #21
MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN WEB WARRIORS #10
MARVEL ZOMBIES #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
MODOK ASSASSIN #4
OLD MAN LOGAN #4
SHIELD #9
SPIDER-WOMAN #10
STAR WARS LANDO #3
WHERE MONSTERS DWELL #4
X-MEN 92 #3

***DC COMICS***

AQUAMAN #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANTS
BATGIRL #43
BATMAN 66 #26
BATMAN ARKHAM KNIGHT GENESIS #1 REG & JIM LEE & LIM VARIANT EDS
CYBORG #2 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT VARIANTS
DEATHSTROKE #9 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANTS
FLASH #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANTS
GOTHAM BY MIDNIGHT #8
GRAYSON #11 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANTS
HARLEY QUINN #19 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANTS
HE MAN THE ETERNITY WAR #9
JLA GODS AND MONSTERS #3
JUSTICE LEAGUE 3000 #1
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #3 REGULAR & BOMBSHELL & LIM VARIANT EDS
PREZ #3
SINESTRO #14 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
SUPERMAN #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
TEEN TITANS #11 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
WE ARE ROBIN #3

***INDEPENDENT COMICS***

ADVENTURE TIME #43
ALIENS VS ZOMBIES #2
BETTY & VERONICA #277
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA #15
BOOK OF DEATH FALL OF NINJAK #1
CONAN THE AVENGER #17
DEAD DROP #4
DIRK GENTLYS HOLISTIC DETECTIVE AGENCY #3
DOCTOR WHO 2015 FOUR DOCTORS #3
E IS FOR EXTINCTION #3
FIGHT CLUB 2 #4
FOUR POINTS #4
GFT COVEN #2 GHOSTBUSTERS GET REAL #3
GODZILLA IN HELL #2
GODZILLA IN HEAT #NONE
GRINDHOUSE DRIVE IN BLEED OUT #8
HANK JOHN AGENT OF HYDRA #1
HELLBOY IN HELL #7
JOHN CARTER WARLORD #10
LADY MECHANIKA #0
LADY MECHANIKA TABLET OF DESTINIES #4
LOW #9
LUMBERJANES #17
MAXX MAXXIMIZED #22
MICKEY MOUSE #3
MULAN REVELATIONS #3
MUNCHKIN #8
NEW MGMT #1
NINJAK #6
OVER THE WALL #1
PASTAWAYS #6
PUPPET MASTER #5
RAGNAROK #6
RASPUTIN #8
ROCHE LIMIT CLANDESTINY #4
RUMBLE #6
SHERLOCK HOLMES 7 PER-CENT SOLUTION #1
SKYLANDERS #12
SONIC UNIVERSE #79
SONS OF ANARCHY #24
SONS OF THE DEVIL #4
SPAWN #255
SPREAD #9
STAN LEE CHAKRA THE INVINCIBLE #2
STRANGE FRUIT #1 2nd PRINT VARIANT
SWORDS OF SORROW PANTHA JANE PORTER SPECIAL #1
SWORDS OF SORROW SONJA JUNGLE #2
THEYRE NOT LIKE US #7
THIEF OF THIEVES #30
TMNT CASEY & APRIL #3
TOMORROWS #2
TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE ANIMATED #2
TRANSFORMERS WINDBLADE COMBINER WARS #3
21st CENTURY TANK GIRL #1 2nd PRINT VARIANT
WALT DISNEYS COMICS & STORIES #722
ZOMBIE TRAMP #14

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ALTER EGO #135
AVENGERS AGE OF ULTRON IRON MAN YAHTZEE COLLECTORS EDITION
BACK ISSUE #83
COMIC BOOK CREATOR #9
COMICS REVUE PRESENTS AUGUST 2015
DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE #489
FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND #272 HISTORY OF SCI-FI
GAME TRADE MAGAZINE #187
IMAGE GIANT SIZED ARTISTS PROOF EDITION WALKING DEAD #1
MARVEL SELECT ZOMBIE SABRETOOTH ACTION FIGURE
MINIONS SUNSTACHES SUNGLASSES
MY LITTLE PONY PAGEANTS & PONIES TPB
PREVIEWS #324 SEPTEMBER 2015
RETURN OF THE LIVING DEADPOOL TPB
SONIC SUPER DIGEST #13
STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION RISE OF SITH TPB
TUROK DINOSAUR HUNTER VOL. 3 RAPTOR FOREST TPB
WALKING DEAD VOL. 24 LIFE AND DEATH TPB




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***MARVEL COMICS***

AGE OF ULTRON VS MARVEL ZOMBIES #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDS
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS #4 REG & LIMITED VAR EDS
ARMOR WARS #4
CAPTAIN BRITAIN AND MIGHTY DEFENDERS #2
GEORGE ROMEROS EMPIRE OF THE DEAD ACT THREE #4
GUARDIANS OF KNOWHERE #3
GUARDIANS TEAM-UP #10
HOUSE OF M #1 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
HOWARD THE HUMAN #1
INFERNO #4
KANAN #5
LOKI AGENT OF ASGARD #17
RUNAWAYS #3
SECRET WARS JOURNAL #4
SECRET WARS SECRET LOVE #1
SILK #6
SPIDER-VERSE #4 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
STAR WARS #8 REGULAR & MANY, MANY LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
WEIRDWORLD #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
X-TINCTION AGENDA #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS

***DC COMICS***

ASTRO CITY #26
BATMAN ARKHAM KNIGHT #7
BIZARRO #3
BLACK CANARY #3
DOCTOR FATE #3
DOOMED #3
GREEN LANTERN THE LOST ARMY #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDS
HARLEY QUINN & POWER GIRL #3
INJUSTICE GODS AMONG US YEAR FOUR #8
JLA GODS AND MONSTERS #2
JUSTICE LEAGUE 43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
MARTIAN MANHUNTER #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
ROBIN SON OF BATMAN #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
SECRET SIX #5 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
SENSATION COMICS FEATURING WONDER WOMAN #13
SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN #20 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
TEEN TITANS GO #11
WOLF #2
WONDER WOMAN #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT

***INDEPENDENT COMICS***

ADVENTURE TIME FIONNA & CAKE CARD WARS #2
ARCHIE #2
BIRTHRIGHT #10
BLACKLIST #2
BOOK OF DEATH #2
BPRD HELL ON EARTH #134
BURNING FIELDS #7
DARK HORSE PRESENTS #13
DOCTOR WHO 2015 FOUR DOCTORS #2
DONALD DUCK #4
EMPTY ZONE #3
ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK #9
FATHOM BLUE #3
GFT VAN HELSING VS DRACULA #1
G.I. JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #217
GIANT DAYS #6
GROO FRIENDS AND FOES #8
INVADER ZIM #1 2nd PRINT VARIANT
INVADER ZIM #2
INVINCIBLE #122
ISLAND #2
IVAR TIMEWALKER #8
MANIFEST DESTINY #16
MANTLE #4
MEGA MAN #52
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #33 REGULAR & LIMITED VAR EDS
NEW VAMPIRELLA #13
PHONOGRAM THE IMMATERIAL GIRL #1
PLANTS VS ZOMBIES #3
POSTAL #6
POWER UP #2
RAI #9
RAT QUEENS #11
RICK & MORTY #5
RIVERS OF LONDON #2
ROD ESPINOSAS STEAMPUNK SNOW QUEEN #3
SIMPSONS COMICS #223
STRAIN NIGHT ETERNAL #12
STRAY BULLETS SUNSHINE & ROSES #7
SWORDS OF SORROW VAMPIRELLA JENNIFER BLOOD #4
TMNT AMAZING ADVENTURES #1
TMNT #48 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
TRANSFORMERS WINDBLADE #6 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
TREES #12
WELCOME BACK #1

***MISCELLANEOUS***

AVENGERS AGE OF ULTRON HULKBUSTER FACE PEWTER KEYRING
DISNEY ROSA DUCK LIBRARY VOL. 3 HC
EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS AT THE EARTHS CORE HC
EMPOWERED VOL. 9 TPB
FAIREST VOL. 5 CLAMOR FOR GLAMOR TPB
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY BEST STORY EVER TPB
MAD MAGAZINE #535
UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL VOL. 1 SQUIRREL POWER TPB
X-FILES VOL. 1 WHIRLWIND & RUINS TPB



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***MARVEL COMICS***

A-FORCE #3 REGULAR & LIMITED WADA VARIANT EDITIONS
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #20.1
GHOST RACERS #3
HOWARD THE DUCK #5 REGULAR & LIMITED CHAYKIN VARIANT EDITIONS
INHUMANS ATTILAN RISING #4 REGULA R & LIMITED MANGA VARIANTS
MASTER OF KUNG FU #4
MAX RIDE FIRST FLIGHT #5
MRS DEADPOOL AND HOWLING COMMANDOES #3 REG & LIM VAR EDS
PLANET HULK #4 REGULAR & LIMITED MANGA VARIANTS
SECRET WARS #2 ROSS 3rd PRINT VARIANT
SECRET WARS #5 REGULAR & MANY, MANY LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
SECRET WARS 2099 #4
SECRET WARS BATTLEWORLD #4
STAR WARS LANDO #1 MALEEV 2nd PRINT VARIANT
STAR WARS LANDO #2
STAR-LORD AND KITTY PRYDE #2 REGULAR & LIMITED WU VARIANT EDS
UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #8
YEARS OF FUTURE PAST #4

***DC COMICS***

ACTION COMICS #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
ALL STAR SECTION 8 #3
ARROW SEASON 2.5 #11
BATMAN #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
BATMAN SUPERMAN #23
CATWOMAN #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
CONSTANTINE HELLBLAZER #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
DC COMICS BOMBSHELLS #1 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
EARTH 2 SOCIETY #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
FABLES THE WOLF AMONG US #8
GOTHAM ACADEMY #9
GREEN ARROW #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
JLA GODS AND MONSTERS #1 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
JUSTICE LEAGUE UNITED #12 REGULAR & BLANK VARIANT
MORTAL KOMBAT X #9
NEW SUICIDE SQUAD #11 REGULAR & BOMBSHELLS VARIANT
RED HOOD ARSENAL #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
SCOOBY DOO WHERE ARE YOU #60
STARFIRE #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS

***INDEPENDENT COMICS***

ABE SAPIEN #25
AFTERLIFE WITH ARCHIE #8 2nd PRINT FRANCAVILLA VARIANT
AIRBOY #2
AMERICATOWN #1
ASTRONAUTS IN TROUBLE #3
BEAUTY #1
BILL & TED MOST TRIUMPHANT RETURN #6
BLOODSHOT REBORN #5
BRAVEST WARRIORS #35
CLARENCE #3
CROSSED PLUS 100 #7
CUSTOM NAMCO RISE OF INCARNATES #12
DEATH SENTENCE LONDON #3
DESCENDER #6
DOCTOR WHO 10th #14
DOCTOR WHO 11th #15
DOCTOR WHO 2015 FOUR DOCTORS #1
DREAM POLICE #7
DRIFTER #7
EMPIRE UPRISING #4
ETERNAL SOULFIRE #2
FADE OUT #8
GARBAGE PAIL KIDS GO HOLLYWOOD ONE SHOT #1
GRANT MORRISONS 18 DAYS #2
HARROW COUNTY #4
HERO CATS #7
HOME #2
IMPERIUM #7
INJECTION #4
JUSTICE LEAGUE INC AVENGER #3
KING MANDRAKE MAGICIAN #3
KING TIGER #1
KORVAC SAGA #3
LANTERN CITY #4
MASKS 2 #5
MERCURY HEAT #2
MICE TEMPLAR V NIGHTS END #4
ODYC #6
ORPHAN BLACK #5
POPEYE CLASSICS #37
PROVIDENCE #3
REBELS #5
SADHU BIRTH OF THE WARRIOR #2
SAVIOR #5
SHRINKING MAN #2
SHUTTER #14
SLEEPY HOLLOW PROVIDENCE #1
SONIC HEDGEHOG #275
SPONGEBOB COMICS #47
STAR TREK GREEN LANTERN #2
STARVE #3
STRANGE FRUIT #1 2nd PRINT VARIANT
SWORDS OF SORROW #4
21st CENTURY TANK GIRL #3
UNCLE SCROOGE #5
UNITY #21
VAMPIRELLA ARMY OF DARKNESS #2
VAMPLETS NIGHTMARE NURSERY #6
VELVET #11
WALKING DEAD #145
X-FILES SEASON 11 #1
X-O MANOWAR #39

***MISCELLANEOUS***

ALTER EGO #134
BACK ISSUE #82
BLACK SCIENCE VOL. 3 VANISHING POINT TPB
DC COMICS MOTHER BOX PROP REPLICA
DOCTOR WHO ADVENTURES MAGAZINE #4
STAR TREK STARSHIPS FIG MAN #46 ENTERPRISE
STAR TREK STARSHIPS FIG MAN #46 USS VOYAGER AMORE
STAR TREK STARSHIPS FIG MAN #46 ECS FORTUNATE
STAR WARS EPISODE V EMPIRE STRIKES BACK HC
WALKING DEAD COMIC SERIES 4 ACTION FIGURE ASSORTMENT




SHIPMENT LIST FOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5th, 2015

***MARVEL COMICS***

AGE OF APOCALYPSE #2 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
BIG THUNDER MOUNTAIN RAILROAD #5
BUCKY BARNES WINTER SOLDIER #10
CIVIL WAR #3 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
DARTH VADER #8
FUTURE IMPERFECT #4
GIANT SIZE LITTLE MARVEL AVX #3
GROOT #3
GUARDIANS OF KNOWHERE #2
GUARDIANS TEAM-UP #9
INFINITY GAUNTLET #3
MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS ASSEMBLE SEASON TWO #10
MS MARVEL #17
RED SKULL #2
SIEGE #2
SPIDER-ISLAND #2
ULTIMATE END #4

***DC COMICS***

AMERICAN VAMPIRE SECOND CYCLE #9
BAT MITE #3
BATMAN BEYOND #3
DETECTIVE COMICS #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELL COVERS
FLASH SEASON ZERO #11
GREEN LANTERN #43 REGULAR & BOMBSHELL COVERS
INJUSTICE GODS AMONG US YEAR FOUR #7
JLA GODS AND MONSTERS WONDER WOMAN #1 REGULAR & LIMITED VARIANT EDITIONS
LOBO #9
LOONEY TUNES #226
MAD MAX FURY ROAD MAX #2
MIDNIGHTER #3
OMEGA MEN #3

***INDEPENDENT COMICS***

8HOUSE ARCLIGHT #2
AIRBOY #3
BALTIMORE CULT OF THE RED KING #4
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA #14
BOBS BURGERS ONGOING #2
BROKEN WORLD #3
BTVS SEASON 10 #16
CREEPY COMICS #21
DARK CORRIDOR #1
DEADLY CLASS #15
FBP FEDERAL BUREAU OF PHYSICS #23
FOX (DARK CIRCLE) #5
GFT ROBYN HOOD ONGOING #13
INSUFFERABLE #4
JIRNI VOL 2 #1
JUPITERS CIRCLE #5
KAPTARA #4
LADY MECHANIKA TABLET OF DESTINIES #4
LOOKING FOR GROUP #5
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDS FOREVER #19
NAILBITER #15
OUTCAST #11
PATHFINDER ORIGINS #6
PS BLACKCROSS #5
RED SONJA CONAN #1
SAVAGE DRAGON #205
SHADOW VOL 2 #1
SPIRE #2
STAR TREK ONGOING #48
SWORDS OF SORROW THORIS ADLER #3
TRANSFORMERS #44
WAR STORIES #11
WE STAND ON GUARD #2
WICKED & DIVINE #13
WILL EISNER SPIRIT #2
WOLF #1

***MISCELLANEOUS***

DEADPOOL PAWS PROSE NOVEL HC
DOCTOR WHO TITANS TARDIS 6.5 INCH VINYL FIGURE
GOTHAM CITY POLICE BADGE
MARVEL SELECT ANT-MAN MOVIE ACTION FIGURE
MARVEL SELECT AVENGERS 2 BLACK WIDOW ACTION FIGURE
MARVEL SELECT AVENGERS 2 THOR ACTION FIGURE
POWER MAN AND IRON FIST EPIC COLLECTION TPB
TRANSMETROPOLITAN TPB VOL 3
WOLVERINE OLD MAN LOGAN TPB




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New Page in the Comics History Section -- Added May 12, 2015


Tarzan's British Heritage


Tarzan's birthright isn't the only thing British about him. Tarzan comics have a very long publishing history in the foreign language known as the King's English. Explore here:




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Wild Stars Volume 3
2001-2002 comics

Review excerpt from
The Comic Shop News
by Cliff Biggers:

"This time traveling saga delves into the briny deep and the seas of space with equal aplomb."

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Review excerpt from
Comic Book Resources:

"Absolutely beautiful stuff"

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Review excerpt from
Comic Book Electronic Magazine:

"Real treasure"


Wild Stars: The Book of Circles
2004 Graphic Novel

Review excerpt by
Don D'Ammassa
of dondammassa.com:

"...it's quite good. The story is a bit --
dare I say comic bookish? -- for most sf fans, but the story is more complex and even intelligent than in most similar materials I've seen. If you like this kind of material at all, you should find this one a satisfying buy."


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Review by
R.J. Carter
of The Trades:

"Michael Tierney's Wild Stars is a graphic novel that has been twenty years in the making, drawing upon it's earlier incarnations as first a text novel and then as three separate comic book series. Visually it shows as, rearranged by the author into a more chronological telling than the comics presented, the reader can notice sharply contrasting changes in art style as the various pencillers came on board and the series evolved.

"But what is Wild Stars about, specifically?

"It's a science fiction story involving spaceships and time-travel. It's a historical adventure about ancient Native American tribes. It's a ghost story about a Civil War soldier and his namesake descendant. It's a crime drama revolving around drug runners and the search for Adolf Hitler. It's a mystery surrounding a cosmic case of mistaken identity.

"And it's probably a dozen other things, beside.

"Wild Stars is a story that is very demanding of the reader, filled to bursting with subplots and hidden storylines that aren't always apparent on first blush. This isn't your basic "Introduce the bad guy and his evil plot, here comes the hero to stop him, battle battle battle, victory and the end." You can't casually read through this book; it requires you to think. But for readers making the commitment, the payoff is worth the investment.

"Upon reading the first chapter, the reader will be inclined to ask himself exactly what is happening. Upon reaching the middle of the book, the reader will be no closer to catching up with the plot that he is now certain is a literary runaway freight train with track continually being laid out in front of it as it progresses forward. Not until the climax of the story are the seemingly disparate threads brought together for an elegantly simple ending, leaving the reader feeling much like a stupefied Watson at the end of a Sherlock Holmes adventure. Of course, if you pay attention, there is a sequence near the center of it all that serves to put the reader on the proper trail, as the Artomique soldier, Georgian Raveling, is captured and questioned by a South American drug smuggler--and tells a tale that defies belief:

Georgian: You want to hear a truth that you'll never believe? Fine! We were attached to the Supreme Commander of the Western Crusade.

Mendez: What?

Georgian: Our original goal was to recover a lost nuclear bomb. Instead we discovered a weapon so powerful that it destroyed the world.

Max: The world looks like it's in pretty good shape to me.

Georgian: My reality was destroyed. Our history was different. The United States never existed. Fascism conquered a world where rotor technology was developed instead of propellers. We're chasing a man with a time travel device that he used to change history. That scuba diver might be the destroyer of worlds!

"So climb aboard, keep your eye on the shell games that go on with Carlton MacKanaly and his clone, Carlton MacKanaly (yes, really) as Tierney takes you from the travelling space city of Magoria to the sunken treasures off Bad Juju Reef to the burning marijuana fields outside of Argenta and ultimately to New Atlantis. It's a long ride with a lot of sights to see. Settle in and have your tickets ready, because once it starts there's nowhere to get off until the last page."

R.J. Carter

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Review excerpt by
Guy Lancaster
April, 2008
Arkansas' Free Press Newspaper:

"The story of Wild Stars stretches ambitiously across space and time, from small-town murders to the destruction of planets, with every event given multiple layers of meaning. Truth be told, I was lost more than once, but even then it still proved a strangely compelling read, as if the damned thing just wouldn't leave my hands until I got to the end.

"It's the equivelent of a long line of dominoes being set to fall -- events happen one after another in such rapid succession that we barely have time to absorb the significance of what's going on before moving ever onward."

"...no one can fault the earnest vision of the creator in tying together in one book stories of backwoods dirty dealings with horrors of genocide on a galactic scale."

Guy Lancaster

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review on amazon.com

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars!

"This is an epic story told on the grandest of scales ... if you enjoyed ... 'Babylon 5' or are a fan of J.R.R. Tolkien ... you will enjoy this book."


Wild Stars 2: Force Majeure

review by criticalblast.com

"Wild Stars: Force Majeure ... delivers staggeringly new SF concepts. Innovative ... epic ... brilliant ... WILD STARS and WILD STARS: FORCE MAJEURE forms a standout work of science fiction that takes a new ... perspective on nearly everything it introduces."

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review on amazon.com

"Excellent ... this one will not disappoint."


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Wild Stars page art, shown above without text, are copyright 2001-2015 by Michael Tierney.
WILD STARS is a Registered Trademark of Michael Tierney.
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