Welcome readers!

Hi! My name is Ian J. Malone, and I’m author of the science fiction/space opera series, The Mako Saga.

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IJM Headlines


NEW RELEASE: Mako: Genesis, the prequel short story to Mako, is now available for FREE through my email list!

NEW RELEASE: The 4HU anthology, For a Few Credits More, featuring my short story, A Family Tradition, is now for sale on Amazon!

COVER REVEAL: IJM unveils the cover for the forthcoming Mako: Second Edition.

INTERVIEW: IJM sites down with ‘The Write Stuff’: Got to talk scifi, writing, Mako, and more with Raymond Bolton of The Write Stuff blog. Read the interview here!

IJM inks book deal for ‘Colonies Lost’: Thrilled to announce that my next book, Colonies Lost, will be published by the wonderful folks at Red Adept Publishing. Click here for the blog post statement.

IJM to attend ConGregate/DeepSouthCon 2017: The event will be held July 14-16 at the Radison Hotel in High Point, NC. Visit the con website to find out more! (Check the IJM blog for my panel schedule)

RADIO INTERVIEW: Recently entered the Author Chat Show to talk indie publishing, author research, and THE MAKO SAGA with host Lynda D. Brown. Click here to listen!

AT CIRCLE’S END is here!: Get your copy now of the third and final book in THE MAKO SAGA!

PODCAST: Had a blast talking Mako, Star Wars, comics, writing, and more with The Brotherhood of the Evil Geeks! Listen to the podcast here!

IJM invades Durham’s BULL SPEC blog! n the May edition of Bull Specs “The Hardest Part,” I discusses the challenges of writing RED SKY DAWNING, and what it means to be a legally blind author.

BOOK REVIEW: The Brotherhood of the Evil Geeks reviews MAKO!!! MAKO enters the “Indie Spotlight” with Arthur Harkness.  Click here to read his review.