Not A Young Man's Game

A sentimental story of a midwestern son who sets about reclaiming a lost piece of his family's multi-generation farming heritage.

Robert E. Birnschein

     Welcome to my author page, where I showcase my current & upcoming novels and short stories.

‚ÄčMy self-publishing imprint is Beachabond Books and I enjoy the challenge of writing for a variety of age groups, from adventurous young adult & juvenile fiction, to gripping adult fiction.   

"Greatest space exploration novel of the century."
- Aaron (Facebook)


"...Written very well, is very interesting, including the plot, development of characters, etc.  I really enjoyed reading it..."

- Mike in Metairie (Amazon)

The Starseeker Gambit
Robert E. Birnschein

General Fiction

Travel back in time to a night in the Old West, a dark dangerous stranger, and an overconfident youth who hasn't yet fit into a man's boots.

"...a writing style that is crisp and fast, this book is 
a quick, easy and very entertaining read." 
- Ray Schrab (Amazon)


"...got my attention right away and the story kept going from there."

-J. Deshima (Amazon)



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The Tractor Photo
Martian Runaway

Science Fiction

Beachabond Books

Books are available in paperback and 
for Kindle e-reader on

 A collection of some very short, short stories, but ones that create vivid places and characters in so small an amount of time.

from author Robert E. Birnschein