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brian-moreland's picture
Sep.14.2013
Who—or what—killed them all? In this short story prelude to The Witching House, the year is 1972. Sheriff Travis Keagan is enjoying a beer at the local roadhouse when a blood-soaked girl enters the bar. Terrified and trembling, Abigail Blackwood claims her entire family was massacred at the...
layton-green's picture
Jun.04.2013
The first work in the globe-hopping thriller series of Dominic Grey books whose protagonists investigate the world's most bizarre and dangerous cults, The Summoner is a stylish, haunting novel of mystery and suspense. When a United States diplomat disappears in front of hundreds of onlookers...
layton-green's picture
Jun.04.2013
The second book in a globe-hopping thriller series whose protagonists investigate the world's most bizarre and dangerous cults. At a mausoleum in Cairo’s most notorious cemetery, a mercenary receives a package containing a silver test tube suspended in hydraulic stasis. An investigative reporter...
layton-green's picture
Jun.03.2013
The third book of the Dominic Grey detective series, following The Summoner and The Egyptian. Dominic Grey and Viktor Radek aren’t your typical private eyes. They specialize in mysteries involving religious cults. Here, Interpol comes calling with a case: in Paris and San Francisco, leaders of...
madison-smartt-bell's picture
Dec.08.2011
Mae, a blackjack dealer in a Las Vegas casino, spends her free time wandering the desert with a rifle, or sitting in her trailer obsessively watching replays of an old lover escaping the wreckage of 9/11. What she sees in those images is different from what the rest of us would see. She revels...
julia-scheeres's picture
Aug.31.2011
“I love socialism, and I’m willing to die to bring it about, but if I did, I’d take a thousand with me.”  —Jim Jones, September 6, 1975 In 1954, a pastor named Jim Jones opened a church in Indianapolis called Peoples Temple Full Gospel Church. He was a charismatic preacher with idealistic...
teresa-mcloughlin's picture
May.24.2011
She is an embryo growing in a hurricane She hears the world is cults, criminals, and chrystians. She will not fit in, with her looks that were made into books. She is fable bodied and tier faced. Shannon is  the baby  that is growing. She is aware she is slightly disabled, and that there is danger...
teresa-mcloughlin's picture
May.24.2011
She is an embryo growing in a hurricane She hears the world is cults, criminals, and chrystians. She will not fit in, with her looks that were made into books. She is fable bodied and tier faced. Shannon is  the baby  that is growing. She is aware she is slightly disabled, and that there is danger...
tom-dolby's picture
Sep.03.2009
An eccentric new girl. A brooding socialite. The scion of one of New York’s wealthiest families. A promising filmmaker. As students at the exclusive Chadwick School, Phoebe, Lauren, Nick, and Patch already live in a world most teenagers only dream about. They didn’t ask to be Society members. But...
ken-kuhlken's picture
Apr.13.2009
San Diego, 1942Following Pearl Harbor, Tom Hickey and a partner open a supper club, Rudy's Hacienda, in downtown San Diego, a few blocks from the harbor. The club begins to make Tom wealthy. He's glad to be making money. His wife Madeline, part gold-digger, has wearied of living in decent but...