Thomas Creeper and the Gloomsbury Secret

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Thirteen-year-old Thomas Creeper hasn’t been dealt the best hand. He lives in the seaside town of Gloomsbury—a damp and miserable place overrun by scabber weed, where the sun shines for only a few days each year. With the inexplicable death of his older brother, David, Thomas becomes heir to Creeper & Sons, the family’s funeral business, and his place as a mortician’s apprentice seems set. Thomas, however, dreams of a different kind of life (as a code-cracking spy) in a different kind of place (anywhere but Gloomsbury!). When a body arrives on the doorstep of Creeper & Sons Funeral Home with signs of foul play, Thomas and his smart-as-a-whip sidekick, Jeni Myers, are thrust into the middle of a terrifying mystery, one which will reveal the link between Thomas's family and the dark secret of his hometown. Joining forces with the motley crew of the Conch Whistle, a high-tech submarine that hides in offshore waters, Thomas and Jeni must rely upon their wits (and a few magical devices!) to defeat a powerful and horrifying foe.

WINNER OF THE 2019 KRAKEN                                       

PRIZE FOR MIDDLE GRADE FICTION                                 

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HACKATHON #2

COMPETITION FINALIST

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The Portland Review 

Flash Fiction Competition

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"A Letter to the Editor of Rolling Stone Magazine by Rabbit Foot Baker, Bluesman" by J.R. Potter

Hackathon April 2019