ATTACK! OF THE B-MOVIE MONSTERS: NIGHT OF THE GIGANTIS available now for Kindle

And on the heels of the A Feast of Buzzards post, I’m going to hit you with the one-two-punch. Attack! of the B-Movie Monsters is an anthology from Grinning Skull Press that is devoted to capturing the spirit of those great old giant creature flicks. It’s brimming with stories by a horde of great authors, some of whom I have shared a table of...

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A FEAST OF BUZZARDS is now available!

I am pleased as punch to announce that my collection of stories, A Feast of Buzzards has been released by Hazardous Press. Edited by Robert Helmbrecht and with a cover by George Cotronis, it contains 11 tales in all and is currently available in paperback and Kindle editions at both the Hazardous Press store and Amazon. About half of the stories are reprints...

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Review: Outer Dark

Outer Dark by Cormac McCarthy My rating: 4 of 5 stars This one left me a little speechless. If you read to the end, then you will understand why. While not my favorite of McCarthy’s books that I have read so far, it carries with it a weight that will linger long after you’ve put it down. You’ll feel the book and its characters for some time, calling to you...

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Review: Doctor Sleep

Doctor Sleep by Stephen King My rating: 3 of 5 stars This highly anticipated follow-up to King’s classic, THE SHINING was, for me, perhaps the most anticipated book of 2013. In the month leading up to its release, I even read THE SHINING again so I could have a seamless transition into DOCTOR SLEEP. In retrospect, I don’t think it was all the...

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Review: The Shining

The Shining by Stephen King My rating: 4 of 5 stars The first time I read THE SHINING, I was a pimple-faced teenager with my nose stuck in as many Lovecraft and King and Barker and Lumley books as I could manage in between classes or in study hall or… sometimes *in* class. I remember not being thrilled with THE SHINING back then.As the release of the...

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