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Michael Buckley

Biography

Michael Buckley

After a tragic accident Michael Buckley was bombarded with gamma radiation. Days later, he awoke to discover he had changed. Now when he is angered he transforms into an enormous, green monster people have come to call "The Hulk." He faked his own death and he’ll stay dead until he can learn to control the savage monster inside me. Wait a minute - that's the bio for Bruce Banner! No, Michael Buckley grew up in Akron, Ohio--- nowhere near any lab where gamma radiation research was going on. When he was a kid he was a roller boogie fanatic but that hardly makes him a monster...even if people were injured a few times when he would "shoot the duck." No, the closest thing he had to a monster inside oh him were his Incredible Hulk underoos! Does that count?

Books by Michael Buckley

by Michael Buckley - Adventure, Dystopian, Dystopian Fiction, Fiction, Mystery, Science Fiction, Young Adult 14+

After seven months as a captive of Minerva, the insane Alpha queen, Lyric Walker has escaped to the surface. Her only goal is to warn the world about the Great Abyss. When she finally arrives back in Coney Island, she discovers a world she never expected, one where humans and Alpha are finally working hand in hand to rebuild the country. But she soon discovers that an old enemy allied with an old friend may kill them all before the monsters get their turn. Where will Lyric’s loyalties, and her heart, lead her?

by Michael Buckley - Adventure, Dystopian, Dystopian Fiction, Fiction, Young Adult 14+

Nearly everyone that Lyric Walker loves is either missing or presumed dead, including the mesmerizing prince Fathom. It’s up to Lyric to unite the Alpha before the second wave of a cataclysmic invasion wipes out mankind for good.

by Michael Buckley - Dystopian, Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction

Sixteen year old Lyric Walker’s life is changed forever when she witnesses the arrival of 30,000 Alpha, on her beach in Coney Island. The world’s initial wonder and awe over the Alpha quickly turns ugly, paranoid and violent. Lyric’s small town also becomes a military zone with humans on one side and Alpha on the other. But the Alpha may not actually be the enemy, but humanity’s best chance for survival.