Brad R. Cook

I see things that never were and say, why not?

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St. Louis Writers Guild Workshop- April 2018 

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Iron Horsemen was a finalist for Best Steampunk Novel in the 2014 P&E Readers Poll! 

It tied for 4th! 

Thank you to everyone who supported me, and congratulations to all the other winners. 
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Welcome to the roads of my imagination... 
an oak lined, cobblestone road that always leads to adventure
Had a blast at the 2018 Gateway to Publishing Conference & Convention
New Release!
Touch the Stars
a steampunk short story inspired by Verne

Hobson Manning spent the last few summers helping Professor Teague build a rocketship with Mac and her ferret, Sprocket. Inspired by his favorite novel, and having watched the stars his whole life, Hobson is ready to depart. However, a few people fear this endeavor and will do anything to sabotage this journey.

Humans have walked the land, flown through the clouds, and now they will touch the stars.

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More of my adventures
Iron Horsemen
Book I of the Iron Chronicles
A Clockwork Heart: 
award winning short story
Tales of the Gearblade
Episode 1 ~ The Relic

The Aidrainium Adventures
Iron Zulu
Book II of the Iron Chronicles
The Dragon Slayer: 
a short story
Tales of the Gearblade
Episode 2 ~ The Mentor

Iron Lotus
Book III of the Iron Chronicles
Doomed Flight of the Majestic
a short story
Touch the Stars
a short story

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Iron Horsemen
Tales of the Gearblade
Tales of the Gearblade

The Gearblade, a mechanical folding sword, forged from a fallen star in the flames of old traditions, but engineered for the coming century.


As the world transitions from myth and magic into the mechanized industries, Georgia Bennett stands on the line between the two, protecting a world trying to brick over what lies in the shadows.


With airships cutting through the clouds and submarines slipping beneath the waves, a secret society of sword masters continue the ever-lasting duel against the mythical creatures of darkness. In the Order, swords retain memories, and she must find one to learn the truth about her mentor’s killer and complete a quest Georgia knows nothing about.


Time is against her as she travels from the Highlands of Scotland, to the Aircities of France, and the depths of the ocean as she tracks down a hellgate before it can be opened. 

Episode 1 ~ The Relic 
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Six episodes total, one each month
Episode 2 coming Feb 2018