The King's Armada

      Doug Walker / Actions & Adventure
The King's Armada

Before the Spanish Armada set sail to conquer England, Lieutenant Pedro Garcia showed up in Spain, pawning himself off as an officer of the King. Garcia in fact was a time traveler from modern America, a professor of Spanish language and history who was prepared for an exciting adventure.As a time traveler from the States pretending to be a Spanish officer, Guy King, aka Pedro Garcia, was given command of Spanish soldiers aboard an Armada vessel setting out to conquer the British heretics. Garcia, a former U.S. Marine, was better prepared than most to lead his men, particularly since he knew that disaster lay ahead. He struggled to return his men safely to Spain, and then returned to modern-day America with a motley crew of antique Spanish and British officers. His final choice: To live his life in ancient Spain or in present-day U.S.A.?
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    The Seventh Samurai

      Doug Walker / Thrillers & Crime
The Seventh Samurai

As a boy soldier in WWII Akira Yoshimoto vows to restore Japan's honor. Rising to high government office, he makes a deal with right wing Israelis to destroy their enemies in a nuclear holocaust and share world domination.As a boy soldier in WWII, Akira Yoshimoto has a profound spiritual experience and he emerges as the Seventh Samurai. Rising to high government office, he makes a deal with right wing Israelis to destroy their enemies in a nuclear holocaust and share world domination. However, Taro Watanabe, an Osaka city detective and his girlfriend, Nana Liberman, stumble onto a clue that plays havoc with Yoshimoto's plan. Taro and Nana are led on a perilous chase ending in a devastating discovery.
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    For Love or Money

      Doug Walker / Actions & Adventure
For Love or Money

Judy Blazer is stuck in a wait staff job. She hears about the Sugar Daddy website, where she can contract with a wealthy man for once-a-week fun and recreational sex. But why stop at one Sugar Daddy? Double, triple, quadruple the money. One Daddy is a rich, minister trying to avoid eager congregation members. Adventure soon follows.Three adventurers, thrown together under odd circumstances, decide to seek adventure together. Judy Blazer has survived her early adulthood as a waitress at the Elegant Eatery. Rob Davis is a society clergyman serving an Episcopalian congregation as second fiddle. Maude Crane is a poor little fabulously rich girl who has eyes for both Rob and Judy.Judy becomes an Indonesian hero by gunning down a gang leader who has kidnapped the three on a neglected island. They flee authorities in coastal China after being framed as smugglers, only to end up in Japan where they come into possession, not totally legally, of a male newborn Caucasian child.Returning it to their home base with a Japanese nanny in tow, the decision was made to seek out the babe’s relatives in England, even though it might mean losing their beloved child. Next they visit Switzerland and challenge death by scaling the north face of the dreaded Eiger. How else to battle ennui?
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    The President's Ninja

      Doug Walker
The President's Ninja

In a White House filled with people vying for position and power, who can the President really trust? Perhaps a special ninja who finds unorthodox ways to bring about changes in the way things are done in Washington DC.In an administration shot through with holdovers from the last thirty years, who can the President really trust? President Brooking has a confidante, a woman he once dated in college who now happens to be his vice president. And she knows a very special ninja. Together they find unorthodox ways to make major changes in the way things are done in Washington DC.
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    Jesus Returns

      Doug Walker / Actions & Adventure
Jesus Returns

What would Jesus do if he returned to Earth and found the world in its present situation? Jesus may have special qualities and abilities, but he is also just a regular human being and limited by all that is human. He decides to ally himself with a citizen of Asheville, NC, and together they look for adventure around the world.Jesus returns to Earth in the 21st Century, and he lands in Asheville, NC, where he reveals his true identity to one of Asheville’s denizens. They become friends and decide to travel to the Holy Land so that Jesus can see what has happened since his last sojourn there. In rough figures, Jesus is two thousand years of age. Satan has him beat by four thousand years. Where is the Devil living, and what part does he play in this story? What sort of adventures do Jesus and his sidekick experience as they travel?
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    The Good Deed

      Doug Walker / Actions & Adventure
The Good Deed

Is murder a good deed? A private plane crashes in an African jungle. A filthy rich American survives, but is injured. A fellow countryman stumbles across him, recognizes him as a famous bigot who funds groups such as the KKK. Can he allow this man to continue living? His decision initiates our hero into a life of making a difference. Where will it end?An American traveling in Africa decides that it would be a good deed to execute a super-rich fellow countryman who has broken no law, but who has brought much sadness to the world. He is then hired by the man's widow to find her husband. He takes the job even though he has already dropped the body into a volcano. Later, he conspires with the widow to use the man's fortune for good works. He then encounters other opportunities to continue his good deeds with the CIA and rescuing a kidnapped couple imprisoned on a Hebrides island. Then there is the creation of a Las Vegas landmark! What if bodies accumulate? The good deeds endure.
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    The Practical Spy

      Doug Walker / Actions & Adventure
The Practical Spy

A black eye patch and jagged scar do not make for the perfect undercover spy or a perfect husband. So in the middle of the game, Orson Platt decides that he needs to change the parameters. He hatches a plan to find the perfect mate, someone who could not only tolerate his behavior, but also provide the incentive to create the perfect spy, a practical spy for all seasons.Much feared and never married, disfigured by unsightly scars, Orson Platt sometimes thought he had the soul of a butterfly masked by a rough exterior and ruthless behavior. Midlife found him thinking about his legacy and thinking about how he might change his destiny. He decides he will create a perfect spy. Not in his own image, but in a more perfect image. He finds a woman who will accept him for who he is and who will help him create his legacy. He then becomes the unofficial right-hand man of the female President of the U.S. and runs overseas “errands” for her that can’t be accomplished through official channels. Along the way he encounters resistance and disappointments, but he is determined to follow through on his quest.
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    The Ethical Hit Man

      Doug Walker / Actions & Adventure / Thrillers & Crime
The Ethical Hit Man

A member of a crime family, Penny never considered herself a criminal, even after taking up the hit man craft. This was partly because she would never hit a person without first negotiating. Hitting a mark who richly deserved it was made only as a final resort. But that was only the beginning of her trip through life.After a failed marriage and a feeling she must make her own way through life, Penny became a hit man. She intended to be the best, but only making the hit if the victim deserved it. Most did. Her skill brought wealth and fame among a certain select portion of the population.She tried bounty hunting, but found it distasteful. When an opportunity came to visit Africa to find and return a poor little rich boy who was rumored to have been raised by cheerful monkeys, the opportunity led to a life changing experience.
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    An American Pope

      Doug Walker / Romance & Love / Thrillers & Crime
An American Pope

A young American on holiday in Rome attends a mass at the Vatican. When a crippled woman experiences a miraculous cure at his hands, he is elected pope. He then sets out to liberalize the church -- a dangerous course of action considering the Vatican intrigue swirling around him.A young American man named Justin is on holiday in Rome where he attends a mass at the Vatican. He picks up a crippled woman who has fallen in the aisle near his pew, and she seems to undergo a miraculous cure. Is it a sign from above? With the help of a powerful cardinal, Justin is elected pope. Renamed Pope Leo XIV, he sets out to liberalize the church -- a dangerous course of action considering that cardinals, bishops, tradition and even murderers are arrayed against him and his helpmate, an attractive nun.
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    The Zombie Farm

      Doug Walker / Actions & Adventure
The Zombie Farm

An accomplished CIA agent with too much information retires to her Zombie Farm where she plans to write a tell-all book. Will the CIA allow her to live? The Zombie Farm becomes a successful, self-running enterprise. So she gets bored and goes looking for trouble.Her name is Zee, her world is espionage, and she’s very good at it. But she dreams of creating a Zombie Farm and writing a tell-all book on her experiences with the CIA. Will the CIA allow her to live and tell? When the Zombie Farm becomes a reality and a successful, self-running enterprise, Zee gets bored and goes looking for more trouble to get into. Follow her as she hops from one adventure to another in a world fraught with danger and the occasional blunder. Deadly, tender, sentimental, chilling – typical of her gender.
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