Carl Bowen

26 children’s books by the writer

Carl Bowen is a father, husband, and writer living in Lawrenceville, Georgia. He has published a handful of novels, short stories, and comics. For Stone Arch Books and Capstone, Carl has retold 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (by Jules Verne), The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (by Robert Louis Stevenson), The Jungle Book (by Rudyard Kipling), "Aladdin, and His Wonderful Lamp" (from A Thousand and One Nights), Julius Caesar (by William Shakespeare), and The Murders in the Rue Morgue (by Edgar Allan Poe). Carl's novel, Shadow Squadron: Elite Infantry, earned a starred review from Kirkus Book Reviews.

9-13 years

Black Anchor

Carl Bowen, Wilson Tortosa

Black Anchor

A Chinese oil rig platform in Cuban waters has been hijacked, forcing Shadow Squadron to intervene. But before Lt. Cross and his men can board the black anchor, they get some startling intel: the mercenaries are American, and they've ...

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9-13 years

Eagle Down

Carl Bowen, Wilson Tortosa

Eagle Down

Sergeant Edgar Brighton awakens to a pounding headache. As the blur of unconsciousness fades from his eyes, he sees an unfamiliar woman staring back at him. He tries to speak, but discovers that he's been gagged. He tries to ...

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9-13 years

Sniper Shield

Carl Bowen, Wilson Tortosa

Sniper Shield

Lieutenant Kimiyo Yamashita is known for his iron will and nerves of steel, but when Shadow Squadron is tasked with protecting an Iraqi terrorist-turned-politician, even the hardened sniper flinches. Yamashita promises to keep the dirty V.I.P. in his ...

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9-13 years

Sea Demon

Carl Bowen, Wilson Tortosa

Sea Demon

Shadow Squadron hits the ground running in their first mission, operation Sea Demon. When well-organized Somali pirates kidnap several V.I.Ps at sea, Lt. Commander Ryan Cross and his men are called upon to put these pirates down before ...

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10-14 years

The Jungle Book

Rudyard Kipling

The Jungle Book

Some of the world's best stories, retold in dynamic graphic novel format. Well-known villains and heroes take on new shape while staying true to their original authors.

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9-13 years

White Needle

Carl Bowen

White Needle

Syrian rebels have got their hands on a White Needle, or stolen chemical weapon, and plan to use it on an unknown target. Only Shadow Squadron has the talent and technology to locate and neutralize the missile before it's ...

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9-13 years

Phantom Sun

Carl Bowen

Phantom Sun

After an unknown aircraft crashes in Antarctica near a science facility, Shadow Squadron is deployed to recover the device. But when Russian special forces intervene, Cross gets caught between the mission's objective and the civilian scientists' safety.

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10-14 years

Edgar Allan Poe Graphic Novels

Carl Bowen, Dennis Calero

Edgar Allan Poe Graphic Novels

Edgar Allan Poe's classic stories are reborn as graphic novels in this one of a kind series. These comics use accent colours to draw out the terror - and meaning - in Poe's brilliant tales.

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