Alive. . . but only barely. . .


John, aka -- Max Grunor, is forced to confront both Doctor Oliver as well as his past.  In doing so, he is unwittingly racing against time to save the woman he loves, Doctor Leslie Reynolds.


As Max finally returns to Englewood, will he be too late? -- Or will the one time lowly mental patient, the teenager once referred to as "Maniac Max", finally come to terms with both his identity and his monster?

Overcoming Oliver



2003 National Writer's Association Novel Contest - 2nd Place Award Winner


2003 New Century Writer's Association Novel Contest - Finalist


(click on the links above to see the certificates)