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HAWK MacKINNEY Author - Public Speaker

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Internationally   acclaimed   author   and   public   speaker,   Hawk   MacKinney   began   writing mysteries   for   his   school   newspapers.   Following   graduation,   he   served   in   the   US Navy   for   over   20   years.   While   serving   as   a   Navy   Commander,   he   also   had   a   career as a full-time faculty member at several major state medical facilities. He   earned   two   postgraduate   degrees   with   studies   in   languages   and   history.   He   has taught   postgraduate   courses   in   both   the   United   States   and   Jerusalem,   Israel.   In addition   to   professional   articles   and   texts   on   fetal   and   adult   anatomy,   Hawk   has authored several novels that have received national and international recognition. Moccasin    Trace     a    historical    novel,    was    nominated    for    the    prestigious    Michael Shaara   Award   for   Excellence   in   Civil   War   Fiction    and   the   Writers’   Notes   Book Award . This was followed by the Craige Ingram Mystery Series . In   a   change   of   direction,   October   of   2012   saw   the   release   of   Hawk’s   first   science fiction   novel,   The   Bleikovat   Event ,   in   The   Cairns   of   Sainctuarie   series.   Volume   II   in The   Cairns   of   Sainctuarie    series,   The   Missing   Planets,    was   released   in   2014   with Volume III in the works. Hawk’s   latest   project   focuses   on   The   Moccasin   Hollow   Mystery   Series .   Book   1   in   the series,   Hidden   Chamber   of   Death ,   will   be   released   early   2016,   and   followed   by   Book 2, Westobou Gold .

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