Nebraska Authors

Dale Janda

AKA: August

Born 1921-07-10 Fairmont, NE (USA)

Author of westerns and "mild mysteries" writes "I write for recreation. I would rather write one than read one."

Places Lived

Fairmont, NE
Lincoln, NE
Pacific Theatre

Author Of

  • Fiction


Short Story; Fiction-Western; Fiction-Mystery


High School, plus a few college courses at Wesleyan University


aircraft worker
tool and die maker
dance hall bouncer

Places Worked

Lockhead Aircraft
US Navy


WWII Veteran


Board of Directors, Good Will Industries
Board of Neighborhood Watch of the City of Lincoln, including major offices


The Back-Up Girl. 1995.
Free Money. 2000.
Demise of the Rocking R. 2001.
Only Two Came Back. 2001.
Secret of the Flying W. 2001.

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