Novels by Vincent H. O'Neil

Mystery, Horror, and Science Fiction

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My Latest Sci-Fi Novel has Launched!

December 1, 2016

Tags: science fiction, military science fiction, new books, twists, commando, linguist

HarperCollins has launched the fourth book (of five) in my military science fiction Sim War series--CHOP Line.

The ebook is now available, and the paperback will be released on December 27th.

https://www.harpercollins.com/9780062471673/chop-line

Here's the description, and I hope you enjoy CHOP Line:

Things are looking grim for the human Alliance (more…)

An Ironic Notion: Bill Paxton in Aliens and Edge of Tomorrow

November 14, 2015

Tags: Bill Paxton, Aiens, Edge of Tomorrow, military science fiction

When I saw the military science fiction movie Edge of Tomorrow, I didnít realize that Bill Paxton was part of the cast until he appeared onscreen in the role of Master Sergeant Farell. Iíve enjoyed his acting ever since seeing him in films such as Terminator and Weird Science, and of course (more…)

Get Two New Mil Sci-Fi Novels from Harper Voyager for $3

December 8, 2014

Tags: kindle deal, nook deal, ebook deal, scifi, mil scifi, military science fiction

Until the end of December, Harper Voyager is offering the ebook version of my mil sci-fi novel GLORY MAIN for 99 cents and the sequel, ORPHAN BRIGADE, for $1.99 as a pre-order.

So you can get both books in the series as ebooks for $3. You're welcome.

The ebook of ORPHAN BRIGADE will be released on January 6, 2015. GLORY (more…)

A nice break for all the holiday-strained wallets out there -- my sci-fi novel ORPHAN BRIGADE is on sale for $1.99

December 4, 2014

Tags: ebook sale, discount ebook, under two dollars, science fiction, military science fiction

Recognizing that the holidays can get a little costly, I approached the good folks at Harper Voyager about reducing the ebook price of my next novel, ORPHAN BRIGADE -- and they agreed.

ORPHAN BRIGADE is the sequel to my mil sci-fi novel of survival GLORY MAIN (on sale now in both ebook and paperback) (more…)

On Veterans Day, a few notes on how my military service influences my mil sci-fi writing

November 11, 2014

Tags: Veteran, Veterans Day, military, science fiction, military science fiction

Today, HarperVoyager asked its veteran authors to blog about the ways their military service affects their writing. Here's my part:

I graduated from West Point in 1985, and spent the next few years as an officer in the US Army Infantry. I was a platoon leader with the 10th Mountain Division at the newly-activated Fort (more…)

GLORY MAIN ebook on sale for 99 cents

October 29, 2014

Tags: sale, ebook sale, survival, science fiction, military science fiction

My military science fiction tale of survival, GLORY MAIN, is on sale for 99 cents as an ebook until November 4, 2014. Here's a brief description:

For decades, mankind has been locked in a war with an alien enemy that resembles the human race so closely they are known as the Sims. Both sides battle for control (more…)

Glory Main gets an excellent review from a Top Rated Reviewer!

August 4, 2014

Tags: New scifi, new science fiction, new scifi series, new science fiction series, military science fiction

Here is the wonderful review from the Top Rated Amazon Reviewer, the Online Eccentric Librarian:

Glory Main is a fairly short but riveting science fiction/survival read with quite a few plot twists and very interesting world building. Diverse, distinct characters with a compelling plot, non-stop tension, and plenty of surprises all add up (more…)

Harper Collins Press Release About the Publication of My Sci-Fi Novel GLORY MAIN

June 12, 2014

Tags: military science fiction, Harper Voyager, Harper Collins

It's official. Here is today's announcement from Harper Collins about the upcoming release of my military science fiction novel GLORY MAIN (written under the name Henry V. O'Neil) which will be available in ebook and paperback starting July 29th. The sequel will be released in November or December.

"The first of Harper Voyager's digital-first (more…)

An Outstanding Review for My New Military SciFi novel GLORY MAIN

September 14, 2012

Tags: science fiction, military science fiction, scifi, survival, war in space, commando, aliens, starvation

I recently released a novel entitled GLORY MAIN: A Story of the Sim War, which is the first in a new military science fiction series written under the name Henry V. O'Neil. It's available in ebook or paperback from Amazon, but here's an excellent review from a Desmond Hassing. I'm thrilled to be compared (more…)

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