Books by Bernard Schaffer

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Bernard Schaffer is the author of multiple books that span a wide variety of genres, including literature, police procedurals, and science fiction westerns. He has worked on several projects with famous authors such as Harlan Ellison, Alan Dean Foster, and Bill Thompson (the editor who discovered Stephen King and John Grisham).

Recently, he collaborated with J.A. Konrath on two books that feature Konrath's best-selling Lt. Jack Daniels characters and Schaffer's own Superbia series.

A lifelong resident of the Philadelphia area, he is the proud father of two children. In addition to writing and publishing, he is a decorated police veteran detective and expert witness in narcotics distribution. In the late eighties, Schaffer was a child actor who appeared on stage and screen, including starring in the Nickelodeon series, "Don't Just Sit There."

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The Girl From Tenerife
by Bernard Schaffer
From the first page, readers are told, "None of what you are about to read is true." Over the course of the story, it becomes increasingly clear that The Girl From Tenerife screams with truths about love, loss, and literature. The narrator, swearing that he is not to be trusted, proceeds to unburden himself about the woman he craves...
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Grendel Unit (Episode 1): Bad Day at Khor-Wa
by Bernard Schaffer
Loveable. Hysterical. Completely Crazy. DEADLY. Grendel Unit is the galaxy's most covert black ops group, sent to take out targets no one else would dream of. When a fanatical terrorist named Yultorot blows up a school, the Grendels will stop at nothing to cross his name off their list. The first episode of the best-selling science...
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Return Fire 2 (Confederation Reborn)
by Bernard Schaffer
A NEW SHIP  Ensign Liam O'Brian has survived the Test and won an assignment on Confederation's most highly-classified starship, under the command of the infamous Jeremy Rollins.  A DANGEROUS and DRIVEN CAPTAIN  Captain Rollins still bears the scar across his face inflicted by Confederation's deadliest opponent, the Ovan. His...
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Tiny Dragons
by Bernard Schaffer
A Roaring Adventure in Children's Fiction There is a mountain on the outskirts of town. A mountain no human has ever climbed. Deep within that mountain's caves is an astonishing secret. Dragons are real. One day a precocious little girl named Alana discovers a small black dragon in her backyard. His wings are covered in stars, and he...
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Way of the Warrior 1 (The Philosophy of Law Enforcement)
by Bernard Schaffer
Now Mandatory Reading in Police Academies, FTO Programs, and Universities! The NUMBER ONE Law Enforcement Philosophy Series. Whether you're a hard luck grunt working the street or a white shirt administrator who'd need a GPS to find it, Way of the Warrior is for you. A sixteen year veteran of patrol, investigations and narcotics...
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Superbia 2
by Bernard Schaffer
Frank is Back and He Wants Revenge At the end of Superbia 1, Detective Frank O'Ryan was faced with the loss of his partner and the promotion of the cruel, power-hungry, Chief Erinnyes. Now, he's driven with the desire to take revenge and somehow avoid the same soul-crushing destruction that ruined Vic Cojo. Superbia 2 continues the...
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Grendel Unit (Episode 2): Ignition Sequence
by Bernard Schaffer
They are the universe's most dangerous operatives. A covert group of military specialists who take on the hardest targets and never miss. Now, their team has been dismantled by the dangerous political maneuverings of their commanding officer, General Milner. Captain Vic Cojo and the massive mantipor known as Monster have been captured...
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Superbia 3
by Bernard Schaffer
Everything Comes to an End In the third installment of what has been called "The Most Dangerous Police Book Ever Written," the epic journey of Detective Frank O'Ryan comes to a heart-stopping conclusion. Frank has made a career out of fighting the corruption that plagues police work, but now the rules have changed and it will be all...
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Superbia
by Bernard Schaffer
The Most Dangerous Police Book Ever Written... After Frank O'Ryan gets shot, his first assignment is working with the most disliked man in his police department, Detective Vic Ajax. Ajax isn't like the other cops. He doesn't like them and they don't like him. He hunts drug dealers and pedophiles. Now, Frank will enter a world where...
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Saokata
by Bernard Schaffer
The doorway appeared in the center of the great hall, a terrifying secret trapped within. High atop the Moonlit Path lies his realm. Once it was a beacon in the dark for the lost and afraid, but now, Lord Saokata is weak and weary. A long war and many months of imprisonment have left him hollowed out from within and hiding in the...
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Grendel Unit (Episode 4): Fight the Power
by Bernard Schaffer
Their Most Dangerous Mission Yet Captain Victor Cojo and the loyal Mantipor soldier, Monster, have been sentenced to life imprisonment in the galaxy's most notorious high-security penitentiary. It's a hell hole filled with terrorists, murderers, and Sapienists, and now they've got Vic and Monster at their mercy. Lt. Frank Kelly and...
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Guns of Seneca 6
by Bernard Schaffer
The Rise of the Old West, Again On a distant planet, at the farthest reaches of the universe, the Old West has risen again. It is a place where outlaws, natives, and gunslingers roam the dusty canyons on massive horse-like creatures called destriers, doing whatever it takes to survive. An intergalactic marshal crash-lands near a small...
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Guns of Seneca 6 Box Set (Chambers 1-4) (Guns of Seneca 6 Collected Saga)
by Bernard Schaffer
THREE NOVELS AND ONE SHORT STORY FOR ONE LOW PRICE! The Rise of the Old West, Again On a distant planet, at the farthest reaches of the universe, the Old West has risen again. Outlaws, Gunslingers, Murderous Gangs When an intergalactic lawman crash lands near the small settlement of Seneca 6, he's carrying more than a badge. Now...
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Whitechapel: The Final Stand of Sherlock Holmes
by Bernard Schaffer
The Whitechapel Ripper Must be Stopped A madman on the loose, driven by dark urges and uncontrollable violence. A hero, lost in the grip of addiction. The greatest and most desperate criminal investigation in history. Who will save us from Jack the Ripper? The most terrifying, explicit, and realistic Sherlock Holmes story ever...
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Agent Omega: You Only Live Forever
by Bernard Schaffer
A secret agent whose career spans decades...wars...continents... Agent Omega Only Lives... Forever   From the moment he is dug out of the rubble of the Twin Towers, he is the subject of national interest. A man with no memory of who he is, or how he came to be at the scene of America's greatest tragedy.  But someone knows. A...
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Whitechapel: The Final Stand of Sherlock Holmes (Gentleman's Edition)
by Bernard Schaffer
Edited to remove all graphic content. However, it is not suitable for children. The Whitechapel Ripper Must be Stopped A madman on the loose, driven by dark urges and uncontrollable violence. A hero, lost in the grip of addiction. The greatest and most desperate criminal investigation in history. Who will save us from Jack the...
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Immaculate Killers : Book 3 of the Guns of Seneca 6 Saga
by Bernard Schaffer
Doc Halladay is back and his guns are blazing! The gunslinging, gambling, hard-drinking scoundrel is out for vengeance in the newest installment of Guns of Seneca 6. Immaculate Killers is set between the events of Old-Time Lawmen and the first book, featuring everyone's favorite cantankerous cold-blooded killer, Doctor Royce Henry...
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Magnificent Guns of Seneca 6
by Bernard Schaffer
The take no prisoners sequel to Guns of Seneca 6 reloads and fires!   Jem Clayton returns to hunt a ferocious killer.
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Women and Other Monsters
by Bernard Schaffer
From African Death Gods ("The Reluctant Death") to the pissed off boyfriend of a stripper who gets targeted by a vampire ("Room Service"),  the short story collection  WOMEN AND OTHER MONSTERS delivers.    "From the very first page, I was drawn in by beautiful prose that read more like poetry, rich with symbolism."  ...
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Codex Fantastica (The Collected Short Works)
by Bernard Schaffer
19 Short Stories! 2 Collections and More for One Low Price! From African Death Gods ("The Reluctant Death") to the pissed off boyfriend of a stripper who gets targeted by a vampire ("Room Service"), the short stories from WOMEN AND OTHER MONSTERS, and OVERDOGS delivers. Now, both those volumes, and much more, are presented in the CODEX...
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Way of the Warrior 2 (The Philosophy of Law Enforcement)
by Bernard Schaffer
Now Mandatory Reading in Police Academies, FTO Programs, and Universities! The NUMBER ONE Law Enforcement Philosophy Series. Join author and police detective Bernard Schaffer for the second installment of Way of the Warrior.    Stopping Mass Shootings, Training Techniques, Informant Handling!  It is a trying time for Law...
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Combustible Materials: The Collected Short Fiction
by Bernard Schaffer
Thirteen short stories and two novellas, Combustible Materials contains the collected short fiction of best-selling author Bernard Schaffer in one volume.  Women and Other Monsters  The author's first short-story collection that immediately had readers comparing his work to Stephen King's for his ability to blend genres. ...
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Fool's Gambit (Confederation Reborn Book 3)
by Bernard Schaffer, Simon John Cox
In the lawless regions of the galaxy, Confederation rule has dwindled. Now the gangsters and smugglers are doing their best to make a quick buck, and maybe just survive. Knox, a disgraced Confederation officer, is hired by a mysterious woman to escort cargo across dangerous territory. It's a payday better than anything he's ever...
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Grendel Unit (Episode 5): Any Means Necessary
by Bernard Schaffer
HEROES HUNTED Grendel Unit, the Unification government's most powerful weapon against terrorism, are declared enemies of the state. A TIME FOR HONOR Stripped of their ranks and freedom, the Grendels will stop at nothing to free the galaxy from the rule of a madman. VISIONS OF CONQUEST One of the team receives a mystic vision of the...
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Superbia 4: Short Stories
by Bernard Schaffer
Part 4 of the Most Dangerous Police Story Ever Told... A police career is a long and dangerous thing, and many don't make it all the way to the end. The Superbia series has always focused on the efforts of cops like Frank O'Ryan, but in Book 4, it pivots to reveal the dark side of police work and those who cannot escape it. From the...
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Your Daddy's a Police Officer
by Bernard Schaffer
Written for the young children (Ages 1 to 9) of police officers all around the world. A perfect bedtime story, or for just before you head off to the station. In this day and age, little ones hear a lot about police officers outside the home. It's more important than ever to take the time to show them who you really are, and what you...
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He's Been Your Best Friend
by Bernard Schaffer
A beautiful, and lovingly written tribute to one of the most cherished members of any family. A children's book, guaranteed to help sooth the aching hearts both old and young alike. Losing a dog is one of the hardest parts of growing up, but loving them makes it all worthwhile. Join bestselling author Bernard Schaffer in this touching...
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Way of the Warrior 2016 Supplemental Edition (5 New Chapters - Standalone Publication)
by Bernard Schaffer
For 2016, FIVE New Chapters Have Been Added to Way of the Warrior **Presented Here as a Standalone Publication** I've been watching you, my fellow police officers of the United States of America. We need to talk. Since its original publication, the first WAY OF THE WARRIOR has been adopted by multiple Field...
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Jack Daniels and Associates: Cheese Wrestling (Kindle Worlds Novella)
by Bernard Schaffer, J.A. Konrath
Cole Clayton is a small town cop used to small town crime. But when a girl goes missing, it leads him from his small town to Chicago, where he teams up with a tough Homicide cop named Jack Daniels. What is the meaning of cheese wrestling? Hint: You probably don't want to know. And neither does Jack. But sometimes you have to deal with...
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Jack Daniels and Associates: Cheese Wrestling (Director's Cut) (Kindle Worlds Novella)
by Bernard Schaffer, J.A. Konrath
There are Things Worse than Murder... Cole Clayton is a small town cop used to small town crime. But when a girl goes missing, it leads him from his small town to Chicago, where he teams up with a tough Homicide cop named Jack Daniels. What is the meaning of cheese wrestling? Hint: You probably don't want to know. And neither does...
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Smell that Silver! (The Vault of Schaffer Book 1)
by Bernard Schaffer
He only wanted to make a short visit to the countryside, rip off some locals, and be back in the big city in time to celebrate. But something has gone very, very wrong for this young executive hot shot. He's wound up in the deep woods, where the locals are nervous about nightfall. This 4k word short story is like a fine piece of rare...
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The Fire Eternal (Confederation Reborn Book 6)
by Bernard Schaffer, Tony Healey
William Kirn is an old man, living in a remote cabin, far from the days when he was the greatest captain in Confederation. After a lifetime in space, he seems destined to wind down his days doing little more than sitting on his porch, trying to forget his mistakes. The arrival of a mysterious woman will change all that, and with her...
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A Brightly Flickering Flame (Confederation Reborn Book 4)
by Bernard Schaffer
Captain William Kirn is the most beloved, most decorated officer in the history of Confederation. He's also the only one with a disciplinary action named after him for consorting with female officers. Now, readers will see firsthand how this swashbuckling legend earned his reputation as the classic crew of the ICSS Endeavor does battle...
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Sun Hammer 1-2 Special Collected Edition (Far From Home)
by Bernard Schaffer, Tony Healey
Far From Home and Grendel Unit, One Story, One Volume, One Low Price!  Sun Hammer 1-2 contains the complete Sun Hammer storyline as written by best-selling science fiction authors Tony Healey and Bernard Schaffer, and much more!  Far From Home - Sun Hammer 1: Eyes of the Enemy A weapon of mass destruction, the most powerful...
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Grendel Unit (Episode 3): Suicide Planet
by Bernard Schaffer
The elite Grendel Unit is sent to investigate a strange signal from a forbidden planet. Their orders are to capture or kill anything they find, unless it kills them first.
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