Joseph Franklin Dawson
You may think you know this name, but you don't.
You may think you've heard his story, but you haven't.
You may think you know the legend of the ship of dreams, but you don't know all of it.
With the aid of modern technology, and a little magic; a shadow of the past has come forth to explain what he experienced on a cold and fateful April morning.
The story of his... [click here for more]
Every hero has a story.
This one starts with a girl and a racing tractor.
Sally Slick knows she’s meant to be more than a Midwestern farm girl. What she wants more than anything is to be an inventor when she grows up-and she has the custom-built racing tractor to prove it. But good girls in 1914 don’t go off to the city in search of adventure.
Everything changes when Sally’s... [click here for more]
American history teacher Nathan Greene looked at his bulletin board. How did Benedict Arnold become the second president of the United States? And who the heck was Shippen Jefferson? Where were John Adams and John Quincy Adams? Shaken, Greene pulled down his map of the United States. He scanned the map: no major changes.“Mr. Greene,” Victor Bridges called out. “Tennessee... [click here for more]
Nominated for a STEAMPUNK CHRONICLES READER'S CHOICE AWARD.
All that fifteen year old Jonathan Weldsmore wanted to do was design and build steam ships to sail on the high seas. Treated like a poor relation within his own wealthy family, he had little hope of obtaining the future he desperately wanted. That is until he rescued and transformed an injured rat into the mechanism of not only his salvation,... [click here for more]
How do you cope with magic that goes its own way? As a second year FBI academy witch, Agatha Blackmore has a certain reputation. After nearly blowing up the school, an untended mid-air incident involving the FBI Director, and declaring war with the US Marines, she has to wonder if she will even see graduation. But when a rash of mysterious disappearances catches the attention of local authorities... [click here for more]
History teacher Nathan Greene’s plans for his students to hear Abraham Lincoln present his Gettysburg Address go awry when two ghostly historians secretly change the plans. Instead, the time-traveling classroom portable lands just before dawn on July 1, 1863, the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg. Greene and his students, Victor, Minerva and Bette, find themselves marooned in the tiny Pennsylvania... [click here for more]
With Nikola Tesla at the controls, teacher Nathan Greene and the time-traveling teens journey back to 17th century Virginia to witness the founding of Jamestowne. As the famed Serbian-American scientist brings the classroom portable in for a landing, two young Native Americans witness the portable’s descent from the sky. The boy and girl quickly return to their village and the girl tells her... [click here for more]