Welcome to the Worlds of John Carter!  Here is where you will find everything you need to know about the author, John Carter, including links to John's books, information on upcoming projects and events, pictures and artwork from the books, and fan submitted artwork.  Check back often for updates! Better yet, click here to SUBSCRIBE TO MY MAILING LIST! While you're at it, click here to FOLLOW ME ON FACEBOOK!

Limited Edition Signed Copy!

There are still a few limited edition signed copies of Eli Arnold and the Keys to Forever Book One: It's About Time available!  The books are hardcover with a dust jacket.  They are signed and numbered.  Only 25 exist!  To get your copy, send me a message via the Contact link on this website, or send John a message via my Fans of John Carter Facebook page.  

Upcoming Projects

Stories From the Library Volume Three: What Lies Within

Volume Three, What Lies Within, in the Stories from the Library Series should be available in early Fall 2016. The story is finished and is down to the last edits. Once the cover art and the illustrations are complete, it will be ready to go. Check back for further details on when Nate's story will be available.

Eli Arnold and the Keys to Forever Book Six

After escaping from Nikola Tesla, Eli finds himself in more trouble in Books Six. Arriving in Transylvania, he, Brady, and Livia must combat the forces of darkness in order to obtain the next Key to Forever. Look for Eli's continuing adventure to be available around Thanksgiving 2016!

B. The Rose Hill Chronicles
A young girl and her sister face an apocalyptic new world where the nearly departed (B refuses to call them Zombies) lurk around every corner.  After her sister is taken by the Trackers, B must face her fears and put her trust in a mysterious and infuriating young boy if she's to have any hope of rescuing Olive.
Some of the inspiration behind Rose Hill


A rough sketch of the cover for B. - The Rose Hill Chronicles Season One

Recent News and Updates

June 29, 2016

Book Five in the Eli Arnold and the Keys to Forever series is now available! Join Eli, Brady, and Livia as they flee across North America in pursuit of Nikola Tesla and the Keys to Forever. Enemies close from all sides, an ancient riddle must be solved, and Eli finds that some promises are more difficult to keep than others.

You can pick up your Kindle or paperback copy here: Eli Arnold and the Keys to Forever Book Five: Into the Storm

April 4, 2016

John just entered a contest over on inkshares.com sponsored by Geek and Sundry. The hard science fiction contest runs from April 4-May 16, 2016. The top three pre-ordered novels will be printed by Inkshares with help in editing and marketing of the book. John's entry, The Army of the Man, deals with the dawn of super soldiers through the manipulation of a common parasite, Toxoplasma gondii. If you've ever owned a cat, you may already be infected! You can check out and pre-order John's entry here: The Army of the Man

January 4, 2016

The Frogs of Tattnall Square Park has been published! Everyone who pre-ordered a copy will be receiving it soon! With the fountain back in place in the park, all profits from the book will go directly to The Friends of Tattnall Square Park for maintenance, upkeep, and new park projects!

December 25, 2015

Merry Christmas! John just released the first book in a new series, The Arlington Place Mysteries. Volume One, Ghosts Belong in Graveyards, is about a young boy, Ben Farren, who moves into a very haunted old house. The story was written for and inspired by John's biggest fan, Ben. The book is available for the Kindle and in paperback form and can be ordered here: Ghosts Belong in Graveyards

November 30, 2015

John competed in and completed the Nanowrimo challenge again this year! He chose to work on Book Five in the Eli Arnold and the Keys to Forever series. Book Five is finished and the first rounds of editing will begin soon! Keep an eye out for its release!

October 20, 2015

Eli Arnold and the Keys to Forever Book Four: Fire and Ice is now available! Eli continues his journey through time and around the globe in an effort to find the fabled Keys to Forever and to get home. You can pick up a Kindle or paperback copy here: Eli Arnold and the Keys to Forever Book Four: Fire and Ice