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UPDATES:

April 9, 2014:

The Gallery page has been updated with more art samples.

June 29, 2012:

- "SEE" - short story, previously published in a Chinese magazine.
What if you woke up one day and could see everything - everything! - in a completely new way?

Feb.9, 2012:

- "SERVED!" - short story, published here for the first time.
A sick joke about food, that may ruin your appetite forever... ;-)


OUT NOW:

DARC AGES [Kindle Edition] Amazon.com, includes international wireless delivery via Amazon Whispernet

Jan.28, 2012:

- "BOYSTER TAKES A DIVE" - short story, published here for the first time.
A whimsical pastiche of P.G.Wodehouse mixed with science fiction... written in a not very serious mood.

Jan.18, 2012:

- FINAL CHAPTER of the serial DARC AGES: City of Masks - the first sequel to DARC AGES.
The Epilogue...

Nov. 2011:

- "SINS OF OUR FATHERS" - a short story from the collection THE FACE IN THE DOOR.
A tragedy about a future crisis caused by the folly of the past...

OUT NOW!

THE FACE IN THE DOOR and other stories [Kindle Edition]

OUT NOW! THE TIME IDIOT Kindle Edition - very low price
Support the author - buy a copy of THE TIME IDIOT for your Kindle or Kindle app


ALIEN BEACH [Kindle Edition].

June 16, 2011:

- NEW sample chapter from the unpublished vampire novel BLOOD & SWINE: A Comedy of Terrors.
You get the dream job you wanted... and it turns out to be a nightmare. Your manager hates you from day one. The HR manager won't help you. The Marketing Department is run by lunatics. The CEO is Dracula - for real. And that's just the beginning of your problems...

May 2, 2011:

- "THE NAME IN THE CAVE" - a new "crime horror" mystery in the PRECINCT 20: DEAD STRANGE cycle.
A young man returns from a visit abroad - but mysteriously changed. Something ancient and primitive is growing within him... something deadly.

March 29, 2011:

- "THE SPITEFUL DEAD" - a new "crime horror" mystery in the PRECINCT 20: DEAD STRANGE cycle.
A headless corpse is found in the gutter. Everyone thinks it must be murder - everyone except Innis Garris...

Jan.13, 2011:

- "SYLVESTER BEVERE MUST DIE" - a new "crime horror" mystery in the PRECINCT 20: DEAD STRANGE cycle.
What could make an innocent young girl a completely remorseless killer? Detective Innis Garris unravels the mystery...

Nov.7, 2010:

- "LANDSCAPE WITH SENTENTERS" - a surreal horror story, available in the collection THE FACE IN THE DOOR.
This story came to me in a dream - of a distant desolate future world, where humans are no longer the masters of their machines, and robotic life lives among us like wild animals...

Sept.28, 2010:

- "GRISHAM'S WORLD" - an early story, available in the collection THE FACE IN THE DOOR.
A mean-spirited satire from the 1990s. What do you call three dead lawyers on the bottom of the ocean? Let's take it from there...


-A.R.Yngve


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NEWS:

November 2013: Released from Wela: HUNDRA TUSEN PIRATER (Swedish only)

September 2012: Released from Wela: VAERNEN THE DAMNED (Swedish only)

May 2012: Released from Wela: SAGOPYJAMASEN (Swedish only)

April 2012: My novel BLOOD & SWINE - A COMEDY OF TERRORS released for the Kindle

September 2011: My novel THE TIME IDIOT released for the Kindle

May 2011: A rave review of my new Swedish children's bookSUPERMOBILEN ("Supercellphone")

October 2010: ALIEN BEACH now released for the Kindle e-reader

January 2010: Uh-oh. Nurglon has risen from the grave. This time, she's running for Congress... and she's got sponsors with deep pockets.

December 2009: My humorous short "Alien Bites Man" has been posted in the Indian webzine KALKION.

July 2009: The radio series I wrote for Norwegian radio, MAGIENS ARV, can now be downloaded as a podcast from the official website (in Norwegian only). ADDENDUM: The limited-time podcast was discontinued in December 2009.

July 2009: My short story "Quadrillenium" has been published in the magazine M-BRANE SF, #6 2009.

Dec. 2008: My short story "Stupid!" has been published in the Chinese magazine SF KING.


OUT NOW: my short-story collection THE FLATTERED PLANET, available from CafePress.
Dec. 2007: My short story "Super-Size Security" has been published in Issue #2 of MURKY DEPTHS Magazine.
Released in Oct. 2007 from Wela: TERRA HEXA 3 (Swedish only)

-A.R.Yngve

OUT NOW (in Swedish):


TERRA HEXA (Young Adult SF/F, 2014 re-release)



TERRA HEXA II (Young Adult SF/F, 2014 re-release)



TERRA HEXA 3 (Young Adult SF/F, 2014 re-release)


Try these READING SAMPLES:

BLOOD & SWINE - SAMPLE CHAPTERS
THE FACE IN THE DOOR - SAMPLE STORIES DARC AGES - CITY OF MASKS THE TIME IDIOT SAMPLE CHAPTERS THE ARGUS PROJECT - COMPLETE NOVEL PRECINCT 20: DEAD STRANGE - SAMPLE STORIES DARC AGES - THE COMPLETE NOVEL THE FLATTERED PLANET - SAMPLE STORIES TERRA HEXA SAMPLE CHAPTERS ALIEN BEACH COMPLETE NOVEL A MAN CALLED MISTER BROWN - COMPLETE NOVELLA
NURGLON IN 2008! - The Election Spoof

For more reading samples, visit the Reading index (updated continuously).

COPYRIGHT NOTICE:
The literary work published on this website is written solely by A.R.Yngve, its copyright holder by international law, and existed in printed form before appearing on the Internet. All works published here, and the properties thereof, are (c) A.R.Yngve, and may not legally be copied, sold or distributed outside this site without the permission of said author. However, according to the "fair use" principle, it is allowed to print out these webpages for your personal reading, as long as these are not copied and/or distributed to several other people.

ALIEN BEACH (c)1997, 1999 A.R.Yngve
ALIEN LAND (c)2001 A.R.Yngve
DARC AGES (c)1993, 1995, 1999, 2000 A.R.Yngve
GALACTIC GANGSTA (c)2003 A.R.Yngve
PARRY'S PROTOCOL (c)1993, 1999 A.R.Yngve
PROJECT ARGUS/THE ARGUS PROJECT/THE ARGUS PROJECT INTERNET EDITION (c)1991,1999, 2000 A.R.Yngve.
TERRA HEXA (c)1998, 2000, 2003 A.R.Yngve
WOMAN WITHOUT VEIL (c)2001, 2002 A.R.Yngve
THE TALE OF THE SOLDIESSE (c)2005 A.R.Yngve
FEE FIE FOE FUM (c)2007 A.R.Yngve
A MAN CALLED MISTER BROWN (c)2008 A.R.Yngve
THE TIME IDIOT (c)2008 A.R.Yngve
BLOOD & SWINE: A COMEDY OF TERRORS (c)2009 A.R.Yngve

Artwork by A.R.Yngve and (c) 1999-2007 A.R.Yngve. All rights reserved.

DISCLAIMER
The novels published on this Internet site are works of fiction. The characters and events described therein are fictitious. Any similarities to real persons, whether living or dead (or Ancestors) are incidental. However, should court charges of slandering real-life characters be raised against said works of fiction, the right to use them for satirical purpose will be used as defense. Please note that the characters in said novels are not intended as mouthpieces for the author A.R.Yngve; they do not share every opinion. No stereotyping based on gender, race or creed (or characteristics of extraterrestrials) is intended.

The novels ALIEN BEACH, DARC AGES and THE ARGUS PROJECT on this site are somewhat improved from earlier versions which previously appeared on the Internet (1999-2001). Spelling and grammar have been adjusted, but the stories and characters are unchanged.

INFO:

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you wish to contact me about a freelance assignment, send an email with the title "Job Offer" to
aryngve(*AT*)gmail(*DOT*)com.
If you'd like to see my resumé, references and portfolio, just ask.

I accept work in the following areas:
- Scriptwriting
- Fiction Writing (Suspense, Humor, SF/Fantasy, Horror, other)
- Article/Copy Writing
- Illustration & Graphic Design
- Computer Game Design
- Translation (Swedish to English, English to Swedish)
- Editing & Proofreading (Swedish/English)

I'm a Swedish writer & illustrator - author of the published book series TERRA HEXA (in Swedish, from publisher Wela), several short stories, comic-strips, and the NRK radio series "Magiens Arv" ("Heirs to the Magic", 2009).

I write in English and Swedish. My short fiction has been published in Sweden, England and China.

You can also order several of my books in print, from CafePress.


My goal is to become one of the most influential writers of the 21st century - or the next one.

-A.R.Yngve