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Raymund Eich is a science fiction and fantasy writer whose middle American upbringing is a launchpad for journeys to the ends of the universe. His most popular works are military science fiction series The Confederated Worlds, and the Stone Chalmers series of science fiction espionage adventures. He lives in Houston.

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Raymund Eich is a science fiction and fantasy writer whose middle American upbringing is a launchpad for journeys to the ends of the universe. His most popular works are military science fiction series The Confederated Worlds (novels Take the Shilling, Operation Iago, and A Bodyguard of Lies) and the Stone Chalmers series of science fiction espionage adventures. His latest novel of deep space suspense, The Reincarnation Run, was published in October 2019 by CV-2 Books (http://cv2books.com). He lives in Houston with his family. His website is https://raymundeich.com.

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Raymund Eich is a science fiction and fantasy writer whose middle American upbringing is a launchpad for journeys to the ends of the universe. His most popular works are military science fiction series The Confederated Worlds (novels Take the Shilling, Operation Iago, and A Bodyguard of Lies) and the Stone Chalmers series of science fiction espionage adventures (novels The Progress of Mankind, The Greater Glory of God, To All High Emprise Consecrated, and In Public Convocation Assembled). He has ten other published novels and over twenty published short stories. His works are available worldwide in ebook, trade paperback, and audiobook editions.

His latest novel of deep space suspense, The Reincarnation Run, was published in October 2019 by CV-2 Books (http://cv2books.com). He lives in Houston with his family. His website is https://raymundeich.com.

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Raymund Eich is a science fiction and fantasy writer whose middle American upbringing is a launchpad for journeys to the ends of the universe.

His most popular works are military science fiction series The Confederated Worlds (novels Take the Shilling, Operation Iago, and A Bodyguard of Lies) and the Stone Chalmers series of science fiction espionage adventures (novels The Progress of Mankind, The Greater Glory of God, To All High Emprise Consecrated, and In Public Convocation Assembled). He has ten other published novels and over twenty published short stories. His short fiction has appeared in Odyssey and has earned honorable mentions and a semi-finalist position in Writers of the Future. His works are available worldwide in ebook, trade paperback, and audiobook editions.

His latest novel of deep space suspense, The Reincarnation Run, was published in October 2019 by CV-2 Books (http://cv2books.com).

After circling the world by age five, he grew up in the Ozark Mountains of southwest Missouri. He earned a B.A. and a Ph.D., both in biochemistry, from Rice University. Hundreds of papers cite his graduate research on the reactions of nitric oxide with heme proteins.

In addition to his writing career, he files patent applications, won a national quiz bowl championship, dabbles with Linux and Python, is a husband and father, and affirms Robert Heinlein’s dictum that specialization is for insects. In a typical day, he may talk with biochemists, electrical engineers, patent attorneys, and rocket scientists.

He lives in Houston with his wife, son, and daughter. His last name has one syllable and is pronounced “eye-sh.” He can be found online at https://raymundeich.com.