• P.A. Ruddock, author, horror, fiction, echoes of the pen
    Author Spotlight,  Horror,  Humor

    Author Spotlight: P.A. Ruddock

    Our very first author spotlight goes to P.A. Ruddock. I met P.A. through a Facebook group that he had created. It’s honestly one of the most supportive and engaging groups I’ve had the pleasure to belong to. It’s a small-ish group of authors, so it’s easy to get to know those who are active. I feel I was blessed to be invited to mingle with such gracious and caring individuals. So, I wanted to do something special for the man who created the group. Thank you, P.A.! P.A. Ruddock Born in London, the United Kingdom, P.A. Ruddock has in his time been a soldier, studied psychology at Middlesex University, worked…

  • Horror,  Sci-Fi

    The Dead Series

    by: TW Brown Dead: The Ugly Beginning (Book One) The unthinkable has happened. The dead are walking! Humanity’s fragile thread may be reaching its bitter end. Individuals and groups struggle to survive…some at any cost. Will there be anybody left? Or, is this just…The Ugly Beginning? A character driven zombie apocalypse… by Rhonda Hopkins | Author Have you guys read any of these books, yet? If you haven’t, I highly recommend them. I know — some of you are thinking: “Zombies! All right!” And some of you are thinking — “Zombies? Really? You want me to read a zombie book?” Trust me. Even if zombie lore isn’t your thing, these books…

  • Horror

    Darkly Wood

    By: Max Power When a new arrival to the village of Cranby discovers a small leather-bound book called ‘Tales of Darkly Wood’ she soon discovers that not all of the stories within are as fantastic as they first appear. The book tells of supposedly terrible events which have occurred in the Wood that overlooks the village. What begins as an innocent stroll with her new admirer up by Darkly Wood soon turns into a nightmare for young Daisy, one from which it seems impossible to escape. The line between reality and fantasy soon begins to blur, as a fledgling love affair is tested in the most terrifying circumstances. Swept up…

  • Fantasy,  Horror,  Young Adult

    Survival: Survival Series Prequel

    By: Rhonda Hopkins Some days, the only plan is survival. When Sarah escapes from her brutal abductors, she promises to return to rescue her twin sister, but with the walking dead invading Fort Worth, TX, she is forced to rely on a competitive coworker who made her work life hell for years. With her coworker weakened by cancer treatments, her sister still imprisoned, and zombies looking for an easy meal, Sarah’s only plan, if she can pull it off, is Survival. Bring it On… by Tom Benson I’m not a horror fan, which means zombie-related stories come pretty far down my list of interests. I am however a fan of…

  • Epic Fantasy,  Fantasy,  Horror

    Transmute (Henchmen Book 3)

    By: Eric Lahti All he wants is a dinner date with his girlfriend, but there are jerks everywhere. As if Steven doesn’t already have enough problems dealing with the Dreaming Lands actively rebelling against his rule, the freshly minted God of Dreams has to learn how to be a god, deal with overzealous followers, and generally get his head in the game. To make things worse, a powerful enemy has set its sights on Steven and Jessica, and the entire world could be at stake. New god. New powers. New problems. At least he’s still got friends. A Rough-and-Tumble ride… by Anne Francis Scott (July 18, 2017) Behind the fantastic…

  • Horror,  Literary Fiction,  Urban Fantasy

    Salby Damned

    By: Ian D Moore The people of Salby knew shale gas fracking was a bad idea – they just didn’t know how bad. An explosion unleashes one of science’s deadliest creations upon the town. Nathan Cross, smalltime reporter, is hired by Evelyn Shepherd, a mysterious council leader, to investigate. In a battle against corruption, with the ever-present threat of infection, they must find a cure or bear witness to the extinction of humanity. Dead Men Walking… by Tom Benson An engrossing tale of: action, bravery, fear and suspense with more than a hint of romance thrown into the mix. This is a credible debut novel by the author and he…