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The Hod King

Posted October 16, 2019

The third installment of The Books of Babel series, 'The Hod King,' is just as strong a story as books one and two: Senlin Ascends and Arm of the Sphinx. In book one, an unassuming village school teacher, Thomas Senlin, and his wife, Marya,…

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Dread Nation

Posted November 2, 2018

Jane McKeene was born two days before the dead began to walk the battlefields of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania—derailing the War Between the States and changing the nation forever. Now laws like the Native and Negro Education Act require certain chi…

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Walk on Earth a Stranger

Posted November 28, 2017

     Leah Westfall, a young Georgia woman, flees to California during the 1849 Gold Rush to escape her scheming, murderous Uncle Hiram.  He knows her closely guarded secret - that she has a “witchy” power to find …

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The Bloody Black Flag: A Spider John Mystery

Posted October 27, 2017

A new mystery series set in the world of 18th century piracy...yes, please! The rich historical detail of a pirate ship, its crew, and life on the outlaw seas makes this a unique and engaging read.  In 1722, Spider John and his best mate, Ezra, …

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What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky: Stories

Posted September 27, 2017

This collection of short stories was a highly anticipated release for 2017.  They cover a full range of emotions, from comedy to sadness to strange horror.  Each story is carefully crafted and worth rereading.  The author was born in B…

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