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J.M. Aucoin

Author. Fencer. Sometimes actor. Full-time nerd. I write swashbucklers & historical adventure novels.

Q&A with C.W. Gortner

Excerpt: Christopher W. Gortner is one of the newest historical fiction writers to hit the market and has been quite supportive of my writing as well. He's an extremely talented writer. He has two books...

REVIEW: ‘Commando: Operation Arrowhead’

COMMANDO: Operation Arrowhead
Excerpt: Not a swashbuckler by any means but Jack Badelaire's pulp action novel COMMANDO: Operation Arrowhead is still a great read for someone looking for a short, action-filled story. The novel takes...

Welcome to J.M. Aucoin

Excerpt: Welcome to Here you'll news about my latest happenings, book reviews (and maybe interviews?), thoughts as I work on my writing and learn (the hard way, most likely) the ins-and-outs of...