Author Interview Her Name is Mercie by Chris Roy

How long have you been writing? By Hook or Crook is a collection of short stories I penned from 2007 – 2010, my first works of crime fiction a friend and I self-published in 2012. One day I was talking with some friends – all of us on High Risk for escaping – about writing […]

Book Review: Her Name is Mercie by Chris Roy

Title: Her Name is Mercie Author: Chris Roy Genre: Thriller, Noir, Horror Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Roy delivers on the edge of your seat storytelling with rough edges, crooked cops and a tiny light at the end of the tunnel that is […]

Book Spotlight: London Noir

Book Excerpt Sophie dipped her brush in water and then chose azure blue to finish the detail. Azure blue reminded her of summer days and sandy beaches. It also reminded Sophie of her mother, and, as usual, the thought brought a bitter taste to the back of her mouth. Sophie swallowed. Concentrating to stop the […]

Book Review: Scooter Nation by A.B. Funkhauser

Title: Scooter Nation Author: A.B. Funkhauser Genre: Humor / Noir Age Group: Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Aging managing director Charlie Forsythe begins his work day with a phone call to Jocasta Binns, the unacknowledged illegitimate daughter of Weibigand Funeral Home […]

Book Tours: Starter Day Party Scooter Nation

We’re hosting the starter day party today for the book tour for humor / noir “Scooter Nation”. The tour runs from March 14 to April 14 and there’s a tour-wide giveaway for five paperback copies of the book during the tour AND for an additional paperback on the last day of the tour. Scroll down […]

Mini-Reviews: Insylum, Gathering Deep, The Disassembled Man

Time for some mini-reviews! What are mini-reviews, you ask? As the title suggests, these are short reviews, consisting of one paragraph tops, about a book. It’s a way to catch up on the books I’ve read a while ago, but never got around to reviewing. Insylum Tite: Insylum Author: Z. Rider Genre: Horror Rating: 4 […]

Mini-Review: The Poor Man’s Guide to Suicide, 14, Shallow Pond

Time for some mini-reviews! What are mini-reviews, you ask? As the title suggests, these are short reviews, consisting of one paragraph tops, about a book. It’s a way to catch up on the books I’ve read a while ago, but never got around to reviewing. The Poor Man’s Guide to Suicide Title: The Poor Man’s […]

Book Review: Braineater Jones by Stephen Kozeniewski

Title: Braineater Jones Author: Stephen Kozeniewski Genre: Horror, Zombies, Historical Fiction Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the author in exchange for an honest review. Braineater Jones wakes up face down in a swimming pool with no memory of his former life, how he died, or why he’s […]

Book Review: Corrosion by Jon Bassoff

Title: Corrosion Author: Jon Bassof Genre: Dark Fiction, Horror Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 5stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. A mysterious Iraq war veteran with a horribly scarred face…A disturbed young man in a strange mountain town…A masked preacher with a terrible secret… Amidst a […]

Book Review: The Homecoming (Niceville #2) by Carsten Stroud

Title: The Homecoming (Niceville #2) Author: Carsten Stroud Genre: Horror, Supernatural Horror Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon, B&N From its explosive opening to its eerie climax, The Homecoming is a page-turning, labyrinthine thrill ride that returns to Niceville . . . where evil lives far longer than men do. When two […]