Friday, December 28, 2012

Bullies, drought, and who says you're too small to do BIG things?

Bullies, a drought, and who says you're too
to do


FREE short story, The Littlest Raindrop
by Max Elliot Anderson from Knowonder. Find it at:

Thursday, December 20, 2012

If you've bought your kid a Kindle for Christmas

If you've bought your kid a Kindle for Christmas, several of my adventures & mysteries for readers 8 and up are on Kindle now. 
Most are only $2.99 right now.
Check 'em out and start loading up your kid's Kindle for great, exciting reading with humor plus heart-pounding action and adventure
Kids say reading one is like actually being in an exciting movie!

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Lost Island Smugglers was FREE for 1 day, December 18 only!

Thank you to everyone who took advantage of our FREE Kindle day for Lost Island Smugglers. I hope your young readers enjoy the book and that you'll come back, not only for the other books in the Sam Cooper Adventure Series, but also more of my other books for young readers 8 and up.
And remember, many more titles are in the works for release in 2013, so come back often for updates and information.


Ended at midnight, December 18, for one day only, Lost Island Smugglers

After you've enjoyed Lost Island Smugglers, it's our hope you'll be interested in book #2 and book #3 in the series.

You can find the rest of my books on Amazon elliot anderson

Book #2 - Captain Jack's Treasure
(Now available)

Book #3 - River Rampage
(Now available)
 Book #4 - This Property is Condemned 
(Will be published in 2013)

Plan now to collect all 4. Your children & grandchildren will thank you. Great books, great series, and the first one's FREE! What could be better?

VIDEO - Lost Island Smugglers
VIDEO - Captain Jack's Treasure
VIDEO - River Rampage

Have A Very Merry Christmas

Monday, December 03, 2012

Publishing Activities & Updates

A number of new books, anthologies, short stories, and columns are scheduled for the months ahead. Here's a brief rundown:

In Chicken Soup for the Soul, The Gift of Christmas, my true short story, No Christmas Presents in on page 214.

From Port Yonder Press

This Property is Condemned will be book # 4 in the Sam Cooper Adventure Series due out in 2013.

From Comfort Publishing

Three new titles are due out in 2013. They include:

Mischief After Midnight
Hidden Cabin
The Great Cave Caper

From Chestnut Publishing Group

Located in Toronto, Chestnut Publishing serves the education and library markets. Contracts have been signed for 6 action-adventures & mysteries for young readers.

The Secret Tunnel will be the first book published.

From Regal Books

My true story, He'll Never Walk Again, about contracting polio when I'd just turned 3, will be included in the anthology, I Believe in Healing.

From Edgar & Lenore's Publishing House

Hannah, a story about my grandmother, will be included in an anthology, Men in the Company of Women.

From Christian Fiction Online Magazine

My monthly column continues, slanted toward middle grade readers. This month's column, Give the Gift of Reading

From Knowonder Magazine

I continue as a staff writer of short stories for kids. Several stories have already been published. Find them here:

There are many other exciting developments in the works. Please check back often for updates, new releases, and information.

Thank you,

Max Elliot Anderson

PS. Request a free catalog of my books by emailing