book review, short story, thriller

Soaking in Strange Hours by Erik Hofstatter

Strange Noir is an apt description for this intriguing, lyrical story nugget. Tristan Grieves, a man whose alcoholism seems his best quality, meets a desperate woman who asks for his help. However, following the time honored tradition of noir, not all is as it seems. Hofstatter’s writing is crammed full of imagery. When it works,… Continue reading Soaking in Strange Hours by Erik Hofstatter

fantasy, horror

Gossip and Gorgons by Tilly Wallace

In the third installment of the Manners and Monsters series, Hannah travels to a house party. However, it’s not all fun and games as one of the guests turns to stone. Forced to investigate, Hannah and Wycliff grow closer as they unearth some sordid secrets from their fellow guests. Wallace is so at home writing… Continue reading Gossip and Gorgons by Tilly Wallace

nonfiction

My Neck of the Woods by Bruce Goodman

Bruce Goodman’s first autobiography, Bits of a Boyhood, charts his early years growing up in rural New Zealand. Due to popular demand, he wrote a follow up, detailing his adventures over the last twenty one years. Blogged a chapter a day over 15 days, and now available as a free pdf download, My Neck of… Continue reading My Neck of the Woods by Bruce Goodman

book launch, book review, book tour, horror

Book Launch: The Jam by Daniel Soule

The book Traffic can be a real nightmare...  It's just another day on a busy highway until everything comes to a screeching halt. The jam tails back forever. But there's no cause for concern, no reason to panic. It's a traffic jam, that's all. Everything will get back to normal soon enough.  While people get… Continue reading Book Launch: The Jam by Daniel Soule

book review, fantasy, Middle Grade

The Eternal City of the Obsidian Toad by Elizabeth Eckstein

Novice alchemists, thirteen year olds Mathew and Simon, accompany Master Ragnardt to Prague to find a cure for Grand Master Thorbrand, who has fallen suddenly and mysteriously ill. The Apocrypolis, a labyrinthine city beneath Prague, is full of wonders and dangers. While Ragnardt continues to look for answers in Czechia, Matthew and Simon join Veronica… Continue reading The Eternal City of the Obsidian Toad by Elizabeth Eckstein