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Posted by Daniel S. on Friday, August 19, 2022, In : books 

If you’re a Raymond Gaynor thriller fan, you may not know that I wrote two children’s books, the first, A WHALE’S TALE (Savant 2008) by Daniel S. Janik — — is available in printed, digital and audiobook format, the latter read by the incomparable Lynn Whitener. Illustrated by renown Oklahoma artist Ruth R. Janik. The adventures of a juvenile humpback whale on his way from Hawaii to Alaska as told by his childhood sweetheart. Written for adults to...

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Happy Wolf Moon

Posted by Daniel S. on Thursday, January 4, 2018, In : books 
Being both the night of the wolf moon AND a new year, I want to take this moment to wish all my readers, followers and friends

a Merry Christmas (or Holidays), a Happy New Year, and a howling Wolf Moon!

Daniel S. Janik
Author of 
      THE TURTLE DANCES (Savant 2013)
      A WHALE'S TALE (Savant 2009)
SOURDOUGH SCOTT'S BEDTIME FAIRY TALES FROM ALASKA (Publications Consultants 2005) including the much beloved "Wolf and Moon" tale. 
#wolf #wolfmoon #newyear #christmas #author #whales #turtles #Alaska
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Whales Go International

Posted by Daniel S. on Friday, September 1, 2017, In : books 
It is my distinct pleasure to announce that A WHALE'S TALE (Savant 2009) by multi-award-winning children's author Daniel S. Janik just entered Portuguese waters under the nome de plume CONTO DE UMA BALEIA (Savant 2017). Now available from Barnes & Noble, Kobo, Tolino, Scribd and Book Republic. #portugal #whale #children's books

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The Whale's Tale Continues

Posted by Daniel S. on Monday, August 7, 2017, In : Knowledge/Wisdom 
I was so pleased the other day to learn that my children's book, A WHALE'S TALE (Savant 2009) is the all-time bestselling Savant/Aignos work! Like the Pacific Humpback whales in the story, the work has appeared in almost every nation in USA, the Pacific Islands, Canada, Europe, Australia-New Zealand and Asia (except China, poor folks). What can I say except that I'm honored. Truly. 

I wrote a WHALE'S TALE and a follow-on work, THE TURTLE DANCES (Savant 2013), to share ohana (family) values, an...
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About Me

Author/Actor Daniel S. Janik (aka author Raymond Gaynor/Gary Martine) A retired physician turned author, actor, dancer, educator, naturalist, former publisher, Daniel S. "Dan" Janik has plenty to say.

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