Posts Tagged ‘Book’
Investigating sordid political corruption, journalist Harry Hendrick grows uneasy when he hears rumours of a chilling figure behind it. Mistress Hel plies her dark arts from a luxurious suburban lair, motivated by a desire for revenge from a past marred by terrible wrongs. Harry hears of demonic visions, of people under a supernatural thrall, and is slowly drawn into her web. Inside are diabolical ceremonies and visions that threaten both his sanity and his life; something black and infernal reaching out into...
When washed-up journalist Harry Hendrick wakes one morning with a hangover and a strange symbol tattooed on his neck, he shrugs it off as a bad night out. But soon more tattoos appear: grisly, violent images which come accompanied by horrific nightmares – so he begins to dig deeper. Harry’s search leads him to a sinister disappearance, torment from beyond the grave, and a web of corruption and violence tangled with his own past. One way or another, he has to right the wrongs.
To say Dana Fredsti is unconventional is an understatement. Before becoming an author, Dana was an actress and theatrical swordswoman. Dana’s most famous cinematic credits include Army of Darkness, where she was the armourer’s assistant and appeared as a sword-wielding deadite. Since leaving the world of acting behind her, Dana started a career as an […]
Peter Ray Allison picks up fantasy author Susan Boulton's latest novel from, Hand of Glory, a story about war and what comes after.
For those who have not had the pleasure of meeting Charles (“Charlie”) Stross, he is a colossal geek, and a literary one at that. He graduated from university with a degree in Pharmacy and later studied a post-graduate degree in Computer Science, which quite probably makes him the world’s first certifiable cyberpunk (shortly before it […]
Peter Ray Allison returns to the time of the video nasty in the UK with the stunning novella Dead Leaves by Andrew David Barker.
If you’re a fan of Ernest Cline you could say that since his last release it’s been rather difficult to find another novel of a similar nature, unless of course you’ve read Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson or YOU by Austin Grossman. However in July of this year, Cline finally released Armada, his greatly anticipated […]
So, I have just finished a story, an adventure if you will, one so bold and vibrant that it reached into my very soul and hugged me. This was a story about love, about friendship, about ships and piracy and crime, with a bunch of mismatched characters on a crew underneath a Captain with enough issues […]
Horror author Sam Stone's latest novel is the first in a new post-apocalyptic science fiction/fantasy series.
Dana Fredsti is the author of the Ashley Parker trilogy, which recently concluded with Plague World (reviewed here). However, long before she became known as a horror writer, she was also an actress, theatrical sword fighter and later a writer of erotic thrillers (under the pseudonym of Inara LaVey). During her acting career, Dana appeared […]