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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Shane Moore  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Science Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: in Illinois


-- Website -- http://www.abysswalker.com/
-- Shane Moore on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=shane+moore


Illinois Connection

Shane Moore grew up on a farm in rural Illinois, and today lives in central Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Shane Moore grew up on a farm in rural Illinois. An only child that was six miles from his nearest peer, Shane often created wild tales of heroes and villains during his many trips into the deep woods that surrounded his rural home. Shane was accelerated in his class and started his senior year of high school at age sixteen. After graduating and getting a waiver for his age, Shane joined the United States Navy to pay for college. He participated in campaigns; “Provide Hope” and “Secure Democracy” during the Yugoslavian civil war. Shane received several naval awards and citations and was one of the highest trained members of his ship. After getting out of the service, Shane began college. He was soon hired by the Carlinville Police Department, beginning his multiple venue police career.Shane retired as a detective for the Gillespie Police Department after serving twelve years. His police career was quite notable with awards for bravery and with one life saving medal. He was named Officer of the Year in 2005. A lesser known truth about Shane is that he played eight years of semi pro football with the Central Illinois Cougars. Shane is the team’s all-time tackle leader and holds the record for most special teams tackles in a season and the most tackles in a game. Shane received many awards including Defensive Player of the Year in 2005. January 14th, 2008. Shane retired from his police career to be a professional novelist.


Published Works

    Abyess Walker SeriesA Prisioner's Welcome
  • A Prisioner's Welcome, Vantage Press, 2006
  • The Plea of Apollisian, Wandering Sage, 2008
  • The Trial of Innocence, Wandering Sage, 2008The Breach of Crowns
  • Darrion-Quieness, Wandering Sage, 2008
  • The Death of Kings, Wandering Sage 2009Exodus of the Strong
  • Birth of a Nation, Wandering Sage, 2009
  • Return of the Father, Coming Soon!'White Wraith
  • White Wraith, New Bable Books, 2012
  • White Wraith-The Lock of Requ, Spring 2014
  • White Wraith-Malestrom Serpents, Fall 2014The Apocalypse of Enoch
  • The Apocalypse of Enoch - The Rapture, New Bable Books, 2012
  • The Apocalypse of Enoch - The Scourge, Fall 2013The Wererat's TaleThe Wererat's Tale-Of Rat's and Men, New Bable, 2010The Wererat's Tale-Ring of the Nonul, New Bable, 2012Graphic Novels'
  • The Tales of Zod, Toledo Publishing, Soon to be released
  • Orcs and Generals, Toledo Publishing, Soon to be releases
  • The Apocalypse of Enoch'', New Babel, 2012


Selected Titles At Your Library

A prisoner's welcome /
ISBN: 0533153018. OCLC Number:

Vantage Press,. New York :. ©2006.

The people of Beykla are attacked by dwarves (dwarfs), frozen by a giant white dragon, and paralyzed by magical rings. In a story that weaves fantasy with revelations about love, loss, and freedom, young Lance learns to cope with and heal from the travesties and triumphs he experiences as he seeks to bring renewal to the people of Terrigan.

Journal of a pipeline leak /
ISBN: 1933300140. OCLC Number:

Wandering Sage,. Florissant, MO :. 2007, ©2005.

The story of one woman's 10 year struggle to get the gallons of jet fuel off her land that was dumped into a stream that contaminated her horse farm. Tells about the controlling effect campaign funds have over the government and how her own lawyers sold her out.

The trial of innocence /
ISBN: 1933300566. OCLC Number:

Wandering Sage Publications,. St. Charles, MO :. ©2008.

"The deep heart of winter stirs within the shadows of the world. Its icy fingers stretch forth to cover the lands of man in a grip of frozen death. While the massive white dragon Darrion-Quieness considers the request from the bloodthirsty tyrant Hector De Scoran another associate of the cold steps into the contest against the warmth of man. Negative forces begin to show their hand as Lance and Jude fight to survive amongst the bloodiest battle either has ever seen. Will he fulfill the murmured prophecy or be dragged into the Abyss like so many others?"--Publisher.

White Wraith /
ISBN: 0984882847. OCLC Number:

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Living proof of his mother's infidelity and cursed with white fur at birth, young Blarik struggles to survive in a family that despises him. Believing that Blarik is a curse on his family by the gods, his father and mother plot to murder him and restore the family's good name. Just wanting to be loved, the poor boy endures horrific abuse in his desire to be a good son. With the sacrificial day looming, Blarik is sent away by his grandfather. Armed with nothing more than his desire to be loved by his parents and the support of a human girl from the distant village, he sets off on a wild adventure. The young bull learns many things, including what love really is. Will he and Swila perish amidst the dozens of dangers that surround his island, or will he finally reach adulthood and become the powerful champion that his grandfather believes possible.

Darrion-Quieness /
ISBN: 1933300663. OCLC Number:

Wandering Sage Publications,. [Place of publication not identified] :. ©2008.

"The drums of war echo through out the realm as the dwarven clans march towards the gathering might of the Beyklans. While Lance fights to survive as a slave and Jude is forced to stand trial for murder the fates conspire to condemn the wicked god-king about the whispered prophecy. The worls squirms against the confining grip of destiny unsure of its own fortitude and a growing fear that the fabric of existence will unravel in the path of the Abyss Walker. and what role will the Great Dragon play in it?"--Publlisher.

Birth of a nation /
ISBN: 1933300302. OCLC Number:

Wandering Sage Publications,. Florissant, Mo. :. ©2009.

"Nations have always struggled against the constant threat of war and annihilation. Ancient dragons plot, undead lords reach to seize as much as their bony hands can hold and humanoids of all races kill in the name of deities and kings. Will the Abyss Walker bring an end to all the chaos of fling the world into an even larger swirling mix of blood and death?"--Publisher.

The death of kings /
ISBN: 1933300299. OCLC Number:

Wandering Sage Publications,. Florissant, MO :. ©2009.

"The drums of war echo throughout the realm as the dwarven clans march towards the gathering might of the Beyklans. While Lance fights to survive as a slave and Jude is forced to stand trial for murder the fates conspire to condemn the wicked god-king about the whispered prophecy. The world squirms against the confining grip of destiny unsure of its own fortitude and a growing fear that the fabric of existence will unravel in the path of the Abyss Walker"--Publisher.

The apocalypse of Enoch :
ISBN: 098488288X. OCLC Number:

New Babel Books,. Austin, TX :. 2012.

A staggering look at the end of the world, where once great nations see their economies falter and their people scream for securities at the sacrifice of their freedoms.

Of rats & men /
ISBN: 0984882820. OCLC Number:

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"Under a silver sickle moon of a late summer's eve, Joshua professes his plan to whisk Kellacun away from her life of poverty. But, as the duke's plans to arrest them come to a murderous end, Kellacun learns more about them in death than she ever did in life. Will Joshua stand by her side as she seeks justice for her slain family, or will he reveal himself as a conspirator in their deaths? This is one woman's story. This is the story of Kellacun."--Publisher.

The wererat's tale.
ISBN: 0984882839. OCLC Number:

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"After the failure to secure justice for her slain parents, Kellacun retires to a small farm family to start a new life. Just as she starts to fit in and feel loved again, the long arm of the duke's villainy prey upon her new family, awakening a dark monster within her. With new resolve for vengeance, Kellacun returns to the city that created the monster within. She returns for her justice. With a master of disguise controlling the mighty golem, Koch'Nonul (based off of Pete Koch from Heartbreak Ridge), The wererat thieves guild run by her former enemy Pavcious, and the deadly assassin, Grascon the Nimble following her every move, will Kellacun finally have her justice, or will she be cut down like all of those before her? Exciting sequel in the highly acclaimed Abyss Walker series; The Wererat's Tale."--Publisher.

The apocalypse of Enoch :
ISBN: 098488288X. OCLC Number:

New Babel Books,. Austin, TX :. 2012.

A staggering look at the end of the world, where once great nations see their economies falter and their people scream for securities at the sacrifice of their freedoms.


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