ART [Kindle Edition]
WARNING: The following book has some scenes which some readers may find distressing. This novel is intended for a mature audience only.
Martin Andrews is in a rut. Tired of the daily grind of life as a police officer and with a heavily pregnant wife, he is disillusioned, desperate to give his unborn child a chance in a world in which he has lost all faith.
Little does Andrews know that amid the petty crimes and muggings, robbery and prostitution, a new threat is looming, one which will push Andrews to the very edges of his sanity.
His nemesis is a man without limits. A man with a grand idea for a great work; a masterpiece which will give him the recognition he craves, no matter the cost.
From the minds of Matt Shaw (Sick B*stards, Happy Ever After, The Cabin) & Michael Bray (Whisper, Funhouse, MEAT) comes ART. Told from the viewpoint of both killer (Shaw) and Detective (Bray), ART is a journey into the darkest, most twisted part of the human psyche.
Two authors. One ending.
Bond Of Terror (Stone Of Argentos) [Kindle Edition]
When the daemon Zalophus and the Goddess Kellandra collude, Tracy Lupin’s evening turns from bad, to one of violence and terror. She finds herself lost in Esgar, a world on the brink of war after almost two thousand years of peace. In her possession, an unshakable bracelet known as The Stone Of Argentos.
While monsters roam the forests of Esgar, a secretive group known as Defenders Of The Realms search for Outworlders, auburn-haired girls plucked from far away worlds.
Hounded by the forces of evil and chased by Defenders, Tracy wants nothing to do with the games others are playing with her life. But the powers of good and evil will not be denied. Both plot and scheme to control her, force her towards a prophesied point in time, one that will redefine the fate of Esgar forever…
The Whisperling: The Spirit of the Gods [Kindle Edition]
An earlier history of man reveals the Celestros, an ancient class of celestial beings as a ruling force. They reside high above the grip of horror that now covers the earth. Evil magic, necromancy and murder have become commonplace and now run rampant through the Shadowland’s. Now nothing here is as it appears. In an attempt to help the humans, the Celestros choose to embed the Spirits of the Gods into selected humans. These men and women displayed significant expanded six senses; this made them almost god-like. The demi-gods became jealous; they felt humans were too inferior for such an honorable gift.
The Celestros send Samael to stop the annihilation of the human race, but his presence, like every man, woman and child living in the Shadowlands was not welcomed.
Samael discovers members of his own Order are trying to get him removed from Celestros. Samael, now has to face conspiracy, treachery and deceit; from a group he once called his family.
The Celestros strip Samael’s powers. His fate sealed, his downfall facilitated by the shape-shifting Brothers of Blood.Samael vows revenge. The Brothers of Blood kidnap and torture Samael. They demand Samael joins them and threaten him, using his children as bait against a zombie threat. Samael is reluctant to join the traitors and he is in fact, deceived about their plan.
A Whisper-ling child befriends Samael daughter Ishira. Both Samael’s children are tricked, Nick by curiosity, Ishira by a friendly face. They are lost from their family and confined to the Darklands. The Whisperling, transformed by magic is and transported to the 21st century, where she dispenses her special kind of torment and horror to an unsuspecting human race… The world is her oyster.
Someone Wicked: A Written Remains Anthology [Kindle Edition]
“There is poison in the fang of the serpent, in the mouth of the fly, and in the sting of a scorpion; but the wicked man is saturated with it.” — Chanakya
Avaricious, cruel, depraved, envious, mean-spirited, vengeful—the wicked have been with us since the beginnings of humankind. You might recognize them and you might not. But make no mistake. When the wicked cross your path, your life will never be the same. Do you know someone wicked? You will.
The 21 stories in the Someone Wicked anthology were written by the members of the Written Remains Writers Guild and its friends, and was edited by JM Reinbold and Weldon Burge.
Gail Husch – Reckonings
Billie Sue Mosiman – The Flenser
Mike Dunne – The Fire of Iblis
Christine Morgan – Sven Bloodhair
Ramona DeFelice Long – The Chances
Russell Reece – Abracadabra
Carson Buckingham – The Plotnik Curse
Chantal Noordeloos – Mirror Mirror
Patrick Derrickson – The Next King
Barbara Ross – Home Improvements
JM Reinbold – Missing
Shaun Meeks – Despair
Liz DeJesus – Sisters: A Fairy Tale
Doug Blakeslee – The Flowering Princess of Dreams
Justynn Tyme – The Semi-Aquatic Blue Baker of Borneo
Ernestus Jiminy Chald – The Tail of Fate
Weldon Burge – Right-Hand Man
Joseph Badal – Ultimate Betrayal
Maria Masington – Impresario
L.L. Soares – Sometimes the Good Witch Sings to Me
Shannon Connor Winward – The Devil Inside
The illustration for the cover was created by Jamie Mahon. Cover design by Amy York.