William Alan Webb

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Author

He's the world's oldest teenager. Reading, writing and rock & roll make for an awesome life. The occasional beach doesn't hurt, either. Bill grew up in West Tennessee, riding his bike on narrow rural roads lined with wild blackberry bushes, in the days before urban sprawl. He spent those long rides dreaming of new worlds of adventure. Childhood for him was one interesting activity after another, from front yard football to naval miniatures, but from the very beginning reading was the central pillar of his life. Any and all military history books fascinated him, beginning before age 8. By his teenage years he had discovered J.R.R. Tolkien and Robert E. Howard, Robert Heinlein and Fritz Leiber. Teachers ripped comic books out of his hands during Spanish and Accounting class. Oops! College found him searching for his favorite rock groups, smuggling beer into his dorm room and growing his hair long. He read a book a day back then, sometimes two, and always SFF. He even went to class sometimes. After college he turned to writing history and non-fiction and was published a number of times, including in World War Two magazine. In September of 2014 he wrote the first pages of what would become Standing The Final Watch and its direct sequel, Standing In The Storm, plus the fill in work The Ghost of Voodoo Village. That was followed in 2017 by the launch of a branch new fantasy series, Sharp Steel and High Adventure, starting with the novella Two Moons Waning. Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?

Day
Start
Location
Name of Event
Fri
1:00 PM
CC - Mtg Rm 3
"On Writing Alternate History"
Fri
2:30 PM
CC - Ballroom E
It Came From The Trailer Park Roundtable and Mass Autograph
Fri
4:00 PM
CC - Ballroom E
Chris Kennedy Publishing - the Year Ahead
Fri
5:00 PM
CC - Ballroom E
Opening Ceremonies
Fri
6:00 PM
M - Authors/Artists Alley
Authors/Artist Alley: Teresa Howard, Bill Webb, Chris Kennedy
Sat
11:00 AM
CC - Mtg Rm 3
Standing Fast on Foreign Shores
Sat
1:00 PM
M - Plaza Ballroom
Autograph Session: Michael K. Falciani, William Alan Webb, D.J. Butler, J.P. Chandler
Sat
3:00 PM
M - Authors/Artists Alley
Authors/Artist Alley: Bill Webb, Hans Schantz, Charity Ayres, C. Scott Bragg, Daniel Allen Butler, Stephanie Osborn
Sat
8:00 PM
M - Lookout Mountain
Reading: William Alan Webb & Charity Ayres
Sun
11:00 AM
CC - Ballroom E
What's New from 3 Ravens Publishing Roundtable
Sun
1:00 PM
M - Authors/Artists Alley
Authors/Artist Alley: J.D. Beckwith, A.M. Freeman, Bill Webb, Julie Frost
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Standing Fast: Stories in the Last Brigade Universe

The Last Brigade

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A Bullet for the Shooter

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Standing Fast on Foreign Shores

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It Came from the Trailer Park Volume 1

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