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  • Of Darkness and Light

    by Paul Kane
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    For teenager Lee Masterton, his deepest childhood fears are about to become a reality – because not only will he discover that the things living in the darkness are real, he will also find himself in the middle of a war between them and the forces of light. Set against the normal, everyday backdrop of a council estate, the future of humanity will be decided by the outcome of these events…

  • The Storm

    by Paul Kane
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    It started off like any other day, but for the tourists, staff and workmen at Willerton Castle it will end in terror. Because a storm is coming, a storm like nothing anyone has ever seen. A storm that will herald an attack by creatures this world has never encountered before. Will any of them survive?

  • Magpie’s Ladder

    by Richard A. Kirk
    Cover by Richard A Kirk

    A researcher’s curiosity draws her to the dream realm of the Darkling Lands. Condemned by his own crime, an engrosser plumbs the labyrinthine depths of his firm’s building to find that he is not alone. A giant searches for his missing brother. A young woman opens a sealed house atop a crumbling bridge. A young academic moves into the house of a dead professor and finds himself trapped in a dark fairy-tale. These are five stories of yearning, curiosity and darkness. They explore the fragile and dangerous correspondence between people and monsters.

  • Billy Lives

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    Billy Lives is a hard-driving novel about rock music’s dim subculture, where drugs, kinky sex, and easy money can turn a teenager into a millionaire overnight – or make him an old man in a week. Billy Lockett was the king of rock ‘n roll – until a shocking accident cut short his spectacular career.

  • Incubus : The Descent

    by Christian Francis
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    The second book in the ‘Everyday Monsters’ series. Throughout history there have always been those who task themselves with a mission to vanquish evil. None more so than those who would be seen as monsters themselves. Monsters who accept that the only way to conquer the darkness is to descend to the place where it was born, and meet it head on.

  • Everyday Monsters

    by Christian Francis
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    Beneath humanity lays the world of monsters. A world created beings who dwell in the periphery of our existence. Everyday Monster is the first book in an expanding universe of stories. Followed by Incubus : The Descent.

  • The Sacrifice of Anton Stacey

    by Christian Francis
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    As the snow beats down on a small Appalachian town of Folksville, the Stacey Brothers meet to bury their father. Their bittersweet reunion soon turns into terror as, under the cover of darkness, something unnatural starts to make its way throughout the town. Something that spreads a rot so monstrous, that nothing can survive.

  • Lunar

    by Paul Kane
    Read by Christian Francis | Cover art by Christian Francis

    It should have been the perfect evening. But for blue collar delivery man Nick Skinner, the romantic time he spent with the love of his life, Dawn, has just turned into his worst nightmare. Waking suddenly, he’s attacked by something feral in his room…and it’s not alone. The clock is frozen at just gone midnight and only certain things work-only some lights, only some vehicles. The city has become a hunting ground for the “loons”: humanoid creatures with claws and completely white eyes, just like the moon above that seems to be influencing them.

  • The Heart of Hell

    by Wayne Barlowe

    Award-winning artist Wayne Barlowe returns to his epic dark fantasy world with this sequel to God’s Demon – where rival demons war for control of the infernal domain. Sargatanas has Ascended and the doomed, anguished souls have found themselves emancipated. Hell has changed…hasn’t it? The demons, wardens of the souls, are free of their inmates…

  • Saturday Night in Milwaukee

    by Gary Brandner

    Foaming passion and full-bodied action in the big-hearted city that beer made famous … Here are the people swept up by the powerful pulsebeat of a city where inhibited passions bubbled to the surface when the lid came off on Saturday night in Milwaukee.

  • The Big Brain 1 – The Aarvark Affair

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    Before his birth, even before his conception, everything about Colin Garrett’s life was planned with a single goal in mind: to produce a genius child. The plan was so successful that the standard tests for for intelligence did not measure high enough to rate Colin on their scales. But the one thing the brain wasn’t smart enough to do was to keep his mind power hidden from the Army.

  • The Big Brain 2 – The Beelzebub Business

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    It’s hell on earth for Colin Garrett-the Big Brain-when an assignment to investigate the President’s chief advisor on foreign affairs leads him to the Beelzebub Club. The elite club is a haven of sex and Satanism for Senators and other Washington headliners.

  • The Big Brain 3 – Energy Zero

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    The Big Brain is powerless, and so Is the rest of the country. Call It energy crisis. black-out, magnetic warp .. call It what you will, but there is just no electricity, plain and simple. lights won’t light, motors won’t start. And without any AC. DC Is on Its knees, ready to surrender.

  • Doomstalker

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    Marika, a young female member of an intelligent, canine-like race, survives the massacre of her tribe by nomads, only to be captured by the Silth Witches who want to use her psychic powers for their own battles with the nomads.

  • When Werewolves Attack

    by Del Howison
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    The history of lycanthropes stretches back to man’s beginnings. From cave drawings and tribal folklore to the Inquisition and the twentieth century, man’s fascination with werewolves has never wavered. The field of study has been ripped wide open with new information uncovered daily.

  • Vicious

    by William Schoell
    Title art and layout by Christian Francis

    The Evil … It was an obscene evil that could not be quenched with blood or sated with the flesh of its defiled victims. The Terror … It wormed its way into the human brain, devouring the mind, controlling the body and turning its prey into savage creatures lusting for destruction.

  • Things that go Bump in the Night

    by William Schoell
    Title art and layout by Christian Francis

    They dwell in darkness, craving human flesh, thirsting for human blood. Only one man can stop them and keep them from infecting the world–and he is too paralyzed with fear to act.

  • The Pact

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    Fear of war gripped the heart of young naval recruit Steven Russell. It gnawed at his innards, screamed at him from every New York newspaper, blasted at him from the radio. Poet, dreamer, visionary…he saw a future of blood and bombs…spattered bodies…severed limbs.

  • Shivers

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    Deep beneath the city streets lurks a creature hideous beyond description, powerful beyond imagining, a creature so dangerous that it can destroy its victims by the virulence of its thoughts. The emanations of its computer-like brain invade every sanctuary, searching for those it would destroy. It is remorseless, cunning and inhuman.

  • Saurian

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    It appeared mysteriously, at night, and destroyed the town with amazing swiftness. Houses were flattened, the bodies of men, women, and children were crushed and mangled, hundreds were missing, vanished without a trace. No one knew what had happened or why. Years later, the sole survivor of the holocaust, Tom Bartlett, began to suffer blinding visions — visions of a huge creature unparallelled in size, intelligence, and evil.

  • Late at Night

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    They had gathered for a weekend on notorious Lammerty Island, a harsh outcropping of rock off the coast of Maine with an unsavory reputation for repeated violence and bloodshed. But none of the assembled guests believed rumors of an evil psychic force emanating from the accumulated atrocities of the past and awaiting the summons of an uncanny power.

  • Fatal Beauty

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    They called it porodyne. A bizarre by-product of bio-engineering, porodyne has been found — quite accidentally — to have some very special properties. Properties that could render cosmetic surgery obsolete. Properties that could turn Barrows Industries into a billion-dollar gold mine. The changes porodyne makes in human skin are permanent. It could mean new life for burn victims, people scarred by accidents, old folk yearning to be young again, models who insist on being more beautiful…

  • Dragon

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    Photographer Eddie Drake jumped at the chance to join an archaeological expedition to the lost city of El Lobo. But he was utterly unprepared for their bizarre discovery of seemingly endless caverns beneath the Mexican mesa–caverns formed of living flesh!

  • The Players

    by Gary Brandner

    In the tumultuous, cut-throat world of the tennis superstar, these are the goals that drive men to desperate lengths—that squeeze the last ounce of competitive spirit from them—that propel them into a high-pressure existence where the only release is on the court—or in the white heat of passion.

  • Dr. Adder

    by K.W. Jeter
    Read by Edison McDaniels | Cover by Christian Francis

    Set in a future where the United States has largely broken down into reluctantly cooperating enclaves run by a wide variety of strongmen and warlords, with a veneer of government control that seems largely interested in controlling technology.

  • Rot

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover by Christian Francis

    Kyle Brubaker finds little to celebrate in a small Wisconsin town until he meets beautiful and spirited Marianne. But their budding romance is snuffed when they are brutally attacked by three hoodlums. With his life unraveling around him, Kyle accepts an offer of help from a mysterious Gypsy. Soon after that things really go to hell…

  • A Private War

    by Patrick Sheane Duncan
    Cover by Christian Francis

    Lieutenant Colonel Meredith Cleon finds her supposedly peaceful job as the installation’s chief law enforcement officer turned upside down by the brutal murder of a popular young general’s aide, as her investigation into the crime threatens her own life.

  • Courage Under Fire

    by Patrick Sheane Duncan
    Cover by Christian Francis

    Major Nat Serling investigates the shooting down of a medevac helicopter during the Gulf War, a crash that takes the life of Captain Karen Emma Walden, who is up for a posthumous Medal of Honor, and uncovers more than he expected about the incident.

  • The Boiling Pool

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover by Christian Francis

    A boy pays a fearful price for a secret older than time. A young wife and mother battles ageless evil in defense of her family. Quiet, prosperous Westbrooke explodes into chaos when the demon is roused from… THE BOILING POOL.

  • Carrion

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover by Christian Francis

    He’s America’s newest hero. He possesses the most awesome gift any man can master. He can reach beyond the grave to awaken the dearly departed. But their souls no longer inhabit their bodies. The things that now walk the earth – the things he has brought back – are carrion.

  • Nymph: The Singularity

    by Jill Killington
    Cover Art by Michael O | Design & layout by Christian Francis

    What if you could buy the perfect lover built just for you — would you be willing to pay the price? Not long from now, an intelligent android will be invented that is completely indistinguishable from human. The brand name for this type of robot will be “Nymph”, and their purpose will be to provide their owners with sexual pleasure, but nothing is ever as it seems.

  • Cellars

    by John Shirley
    Cover by Christian Francis

    An ancient evil deep beneath New York City turns subway stations into bloody altars for ritual sacrifice. Monsters made of blood arise from drains, an invisible hellhound devours human flesh, feral children stalk the shadowy streets and make murder a terrifying game.

  • The Gristmill Playhouse

    by Don Winston

    Betty Rose Milenski dreams of Broadway. Talented, ambitious, and obsessed, she was the biggest fish in college. But New York is a harsh wake-up. Unemployed and ignored, she faces a career as cocktail waitress instead of on the stage. And the clock is ticking. She jumps at an internship at the country’s most famous summer stock playhouse. There, she discovers that she is being groomed for her for a final curtain call or is she going mad?

  • A Rage In Paradise

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover by Christian Francis

    The Pragers are Hawaii’s golden family—they have wealth, power, land. They also have dark secrets and forbidden passions that threaten to tear the family apart. In a whirlpool of emotional and sexual blackmail one terrible danger looms over them all: the tsunami, the tropical tidal wave.

  • The Sterling Standard

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover by Christian Francis

    Sterling Dane was three women—Beautiful jet-setter—with her elegant, rich friends she traveled to world, skiing, gambling, and partying. International jewel thief—unbeknownst to anyone, Sterling was a modern day Robin Hood, always one step ahead of Nicole Rulan, the Interpol agent determined to catch her. Lover—it was out of love for Raoul Costa, the greatest jewel thief of all, that Nicole sought out the most challenging crimes. For she hoped that the lure of the Rashman ruby, stolen by King Kahlil, might finally enable her to snare her greatest prize, the man of her dreams.

  • Fright Night

    by John Skipp & Craig Spector
    Read by Pete Atkins | Music by Justin Vonderach

    Fright Night is a novelization of the classic horror movie.

  • Adventures in Amity – Tales from the Jaws Ride

    by Dustin McNeill

    The ultimate guide to the legendary attraction that once stood at Universal Studios Florida. The book contains over thirty new interviews with the ride’s designers, engineers, and skippers for unprecedented insight into its creation and operation. Hear the untold story of the Jaws ride for the first time ever from those who were actually there!

  • Slash of the Titans – The Road to Freddy vs Jason

    by Dustin McNeill
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    A revealing look at why it took New Line Cinema nearly ten years and four-million-dollars to find the right screenplay for Freddy vs Jason. Featuring new interviews with the original writers and filmmakers, Slash details the production’s troubled history from the surprise ending of Jason Goes to Hell all the way to the crossover’s red carpet premiere. Read about the many rejected storylines and learn how the project was eventually able to escape from development hell. This is the story of one film, two horror icons and seventeen screenwriters!

  • …And the Angel with Television Eyes

    by John Shirley
    Read by Stephen Paul Dieter | Cover designed by Christian Francis | Music by Justin Vonderach

    This surreal journey of self-discovery and transformation at once questions the nature of our world, and redefines it in the context of 21st century pop culture and technology. It takes a writer of John Shirley’s talent and audacity to bring together elements as disparate as Shakespeare, Nietzsche, on-line role playing games, soap operas, and classic mythology – binding them together, creating a heady mélange on, above, and below the streets of Manhattan.

  • S’wanee

    by Don Winston

    High school senior Cody’s prayers are answered when he’s recruited on scholarship to the college of his dreams: a stunning and prestigious school tucked high in the Tennessee hills. But the dream turns living nightmare when his classmates start to die off mysteriously.

  • Small Island

    by Anthony Pignataro
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    Charley Ridgway is a bored bartender living on Maui’s Westside. But when meets a beautiful former b-movie star and her millionaire developer boyfriend, his life suddenly gets too interesting even for him.

  • Weaponized

    by Zac Thompson

    Truog Island is a desolate place where sexual activity is outlawed. There lives Trip Yash, bored out of his mind. That was until he met Cron. After a night of passion, Cron disappears taking Trip’s virginity with him. A few days later, Trip develops a rash on his hand that eventually blooms into a gun made from his own flesh. It’s not long before Trip becomes a living weapon locked in a battle against an ancient virus that threatens to ruin his island home. As his body continues to change, terrifying forces emerge with the power to weaponize the dead.

  • Rumors of the Marvelous

    by Peter Atkins

    A brilliant collection of 14 short “ghost stories” by a contemporary master of the fantastic. Previously released as a limited edition hardcover in Great Britain and a finalist for The British Fantasy Award for Best Short Fiction Collection. With stories ranging from horror, hints of sci-fi, and fantasy to epic poetry, Peter Atkins delivers all in a style uniquely his own.

  • Morning Star

    by Peter Atkins

    San Francisco, 1988. A serial killer is on the loose. Twelve victims so far, all ritually disfigured. Scrawled in each victim’s blood, a single word: Morningstar… Investigating the murders, Donovan Moon and Shelley Masterton find themselves drawn into a nightmare of death, destiny, and unholy power – because Morningstar may be more than a murderer, and his victims may be more than human.

  • Big Thunder

    by Peter Atkins

    A dark avenger from the pages of a 1930s pulp magazine, Strange Thrills, materializes in the present day streets of Manhattan. But he is not the only character coming alive in modern New York, and not even his creator’s fertile imagination could have prefigured the carnage to come.

  • Filmsuck, USA.

    by Eileen Jones
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    For anyone wondering why both Hollywood and independent movies suck so badly lately, this collection of hilariously angry film reviews excoriates the recent film flameouts darkening our multiplexes. An extended introductory rant provides historical perspective on the long decline and fall of the American cinema.

  • Animals, Movies & Minds from Another Time

    by Monty Cox

    In his own passionate and charismatic words, Monty Cox takes you through his surreal world of primal teeth and claws: how exotic animals – lions, tigers, bears, and more – are trained for film, television, and live acts.

  • The Visitor

    by Chauncey G. Parker III
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    Their home was a secure castle – a haven of peace and safety amid the urban rot and threat of New York. Now with his wife and children away for the summer, Bart Hughes’ house was more peaceful still. Until he discovered that he was not alone. That an uninvited guest was in his house. Until the house became a stalking ground where he hunted his inhuman intruder. Until he realised that he was hunted and not hunter. That he was trapped by the Visitor.

  • Our Lady of the Inferno

    by Preston Fassel

    In the Spring of 1983, Ginny Kurva, is a twenty-one year old, alcoholic prostitute working Times Square in order to care for her paraplegic younger sister. Nicolette Aster, is a middle-aged waste management executive at a landfill who moonlights as a cannibalistic killer, and has begun stalking Ginny. But Ginny is far more dangerous than she appears, and poses just as much a threat to Nicolette.

  • Killing Time

    by John Penney

    Daniel’s life takes a terrifying turn when a woman staggers out of the darkness, bloodied and beaten. Pleading for his help, she warns that her attacker is after her. He takes her in, but while trying to call for help, he hears her blood-curdling scream from the other room. He frantically searches but cannot to find her. Who was she? Who was trying to kill her? This sends him on an obsessive quest…

  • Hot Splices

    by Mike Watt

    If you do not love film… If you do not wish to devour it as it devours you… If all you seek from film is entertainment… …This is not the book for you. From filmmaker Mike Watt, author of “Phobophobia” and “Suicide Machine”, director of “Razor Days” and “A Feast of Flesh”, comes a brand new collection of horror fiction. You’ll never watch a movie again without also feeling like you’re being watched.

  • In Sheep’s Clothing

    by Chauncey G. Parker III
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    This novel concerns the epiphany of an idealistic, recent seminary graduate who must learn the bitter life lesson that what appears in front of the reredos does not always conform to the reality behind it, and whether he can do what he knows he must before it is too late.

  • Of Darkness and Light

    by Paul Kane
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    For teenager Lee Masterton, his deepest childhood fears are about to become a reality – because not only will he discover that the things living in the darkness are real, he will also find himself in the middle of a war between them and the forces of light. Set against the normal, everyday backdrop of a council estate, the future of humanity will be decided by the outcome of these events…

  • The Storm

    by Paul Kane
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    It started off like any other day, but for the tourists, staff and workmen at Willerton Castle it will end in terror. Because a storm is coming, a storm like nothing anyone has ever seen. A storm that will herald an attack by creatures this world has never encountered before. Will any of them survive?

  • Incubus : The Descent

    by Christian Francis
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    The second book in the ‘Everyday Monsters’ series. Throughout history there have always been those who task themselves with a mission to vanquish evil. None more so than those who would be seen as monsters themselves. Monsters who accept that the only way to conquer the darkness is to descend to the place where it was born, and meet it head on.

  • Everyday Monsters

    by Christian Francis
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    Beneath humanity lays the world of monsters. A world created beings who dwell in the periphery of our existence. Everyday Monster is the first book in an expanding universe of stories. Followed by Incubus : The Descent.

  • The Sacrifice of Anton Stacey

    by Christian Francis
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    As the snow beats down on a small Appalachian town of Folksville, the Stacey Brothers meet to bury their father. Their bittersweet reunion soon turns into terror as, under the cover of darkness, something unnatural starts to make its way throughout the town. Something that spreads a rot so monstrous, that nothing can survive.

  • Lunar

    by Paul Kane
    Read by Christian Francis | Cover art by Christian Francis

    It should have been the perfect evening. But for blue collar delivery man Nick Skinner, the romantic time he spent with the love of his life, Dawn, has just turned into his worst nightmare. Waking suddenly, he’s attacked by something feral in his room…and it’s not alone. The clock is frozen at just gone midnight and only certain things work-only some lights, only some vehicles. The city has become a hunting ground for the “loons”: humanoid creatures with claws and completely white eyes, just like the moon above that seems to be influencing them.

  • Doomstalker

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    Marika, a young female member of an intelligent, canine-like race, survives the massacre of her tribe by nomads, only to be captured by the Silth Witches who want to use her psychic powers for their own battles with the nomads.

  • When Werewolves Attack

    by Del Howison
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    The history of lycanthropes stretches back to man’s beginnings. From cave drawings and tribal folklore to the Inquisition and the twentieth century, man’s fascination with werewolves has never wavered. The field of study has been ripped wide open with new information uncovered daily.

  • Vicious

    by William Schoell
    Title art and layout by Christian Francis

    The Evil … It was an obscene evil that could not be quenched with blood or sated with the flesh of its defiled victims. The Terror … It wormed its way into the human brain, devouring the mind, controlling the body and turning its prey into savage creatures lusting for destruction.

  • Things that go Bump in the Night

    by William Schoell
    Title art and layout by Christian Francis

    They dwell in darkness, craving human flesh, thirsting for human blood. Only one man can stop them and keep them from infecting the world–and he is too paralyzed with fear to act.

  • The Pact

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    Fear of war gripped the heart of young naval recruit Steven Russell. It gnawed at his innards, screamed at him from every New York newspaper, blasted at him from the radio. Poet, dreamer, visionary…he saw a future of blood and bombs…spattered bodies…severed limbs.

  • Shivers

    by William Schoell
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    Deep beneath the city streets lurks a creature hideous beyond description, powerful beyond imagining, a creature so dangerous that it can destroy its victims by the virulence of its thoughts. The emanations of its computer-like brain invade every sanctuary, searching for those it would destroy. It is remorseless, cunning and inhuman.

  • Saturday Night in Milwaukee

    by Gary Brandner

    Foaming passion and full-bodied action in the big-hearted city that beer made famous … Here are the people swept up by the powerful pulsebeat of a city where inhibited passions bubbled to the surface when the lid came off on Saturday night in Milwaukee.

  • The Players

    by Gary Brandner

    In the tumultuous, cut-throat world of the tennis superstar, these are the goals that drive men to desperate lengths—that squeeze the last ounce of competitive spirit from them—that propel them into a high-pressure existence where the only release is on the court—or in the white heat of passion.

  • A Private War

    by Patrick Sheane Duncan
    Cover by Christian Francis

    Lieutenant Colonel Meredith Cleon finds her supposedly peaceful job as the installation’s chief law enforcement officer turned upside down by the brutal murder of a popular young general’s aide, as her investigation into the crime threatens her own life.

  • Courage Under Fire

    by Patrick Sheane Duncan
    Cover by Christian Francis

    Major Nat Serling investigates the shooting down of a medevac helicopter during the Gulf War, a crash that takes the life of Captain Karen Emma Walden, who is up for a posthumous Medal of Honor, and uncovers more than he expected about the incident.

  • A Rage In Paradise

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover by Christian Francis

    The Pragers are Hawaii’s golden family—they have wealth, power, land. They also have dark secrets and forbidden passions that threaten to tear the family apart. In a whirlpool of emotional and sexual blackmail one terrible danger looms over them all: the tsunami, the tropical tidal wave.

  • The Sterling Standard

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover by Christian Francis

    Sterling Dane was three women—Beautiful jet-setter—with her elegant, rich friends she traveled to world, skiing, gambling, and partying. International jewel thief—unbeknownst to anyone, Sterling was a modern day Robin Hood, always one step ahead of Nicole Rulan, the Interpol agent determined to catch her. Lover—it was out of love for Raoul Costa, the greatest jewel thief of all, that Nicole sought out the most challenging crimes. For she hoped that the lure of the Rashman ruby, stolen by King Kahlil, might finally enable her to snare her greatest prize, the man of her dreams.

  • S’wanee

    by Don Winston

    High school senior Cody’s prayers are answered when he’s recruited on scholarship to the college of his dreams: a stunning and prestigious school tucked high in the Tennessee hills. But the dream turns living nightmare when his classmates start to die off mysteriously.

  • Small Island

    by Anthony Pignataro
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    Charley Ridgway is a bored bartender living on Maui’s Westside. But when meets a beautiful former b-movie star and her millionaire developer boyfriend, his life suddenly gets too interesting even for him.

  • Adventures in Amity – Tales from the Jaws Ride

    by Dustin McNeill

    The ultimate guide to the legendary attraction that once stood at Universal Studios Florida. The book contains over thirty new interviews with the ride’s designers, engineers, and skippers for unprecedented insight into its creation and operation. Hear the untold story of the Jaws ride for the first time ever from those who were actually there!

  • Slash of the Titans – The Road to Freddy vs Jason

    by Dustin McNeill
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    A revealing look at why it took New Line Cinema nearly ten years and four-million-dollars to find the right screenplay for Freddy vs Jason. Featuring new interviews with the original writers and filmmakers, Slash details the production’s troubled history from the surprise ending of Jason Goes to Hell all the way to the crossover’s red carpet premiere. Read about the many rejected storylines and learn how the project was eventually able to escape from development hell. This is the story of one film, two horror icons and seventeen screenwriters!

  • Filmsuck, USA.

    by Eileen Jones
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    For anyone wondering why both Hollywood and independent movies suck so badly lately, this collection of hilariously angry film reviews excoriates the recent film flameouts darkening our multiplexes. An extended introductory rant provides historical perspective on the long decline and fall of the American cinema.

  • Animals, Movies & Minds from Another Time

    by Monty Cox

    In his own passionate and charismatic words, Monty Cox takes you through his surreal world of primal teeth and claws: how exotic animals – lions, tigers, bears, and more – are trained for film, television, and live acts.

  • Magpie’s Ladder

    by Richard A. Kirk
    Cover by Richard A Kirk

    A researcher’s curiosity draws her to the dream realm of the Darkling Lands. Condemned by his own crime, an engrosser plumbs the labyrinthine depths of his firm’s building to find that he is not alone. A giant searches for his missing brother. A young woman opens a sealed house atop a crumbling bridge. A young academic moves into the house of a dead professor and finds himself trapped in a dark fairy-tale. These are five stories of yearning, curiosity and darkness. They explore the fragile and dangerous correspondence between people and monsters.

  • The Heart of Hell

    by Wayne Barlowe

    Award-winning artist Wayne Barlowe returns to his epic dark fantasy world with this sequel to God’s Demon – where rival demons war for control of the infernal domain. Sargatanas has Ascended and the doomed, anguished souls have found themselves emancipated. Hell has changed…hasn’t it? The demons, wardens of the souls, are free of their inmates…

  • The Big Brain 1 – The Aarvark Affair

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    Before his birth, even before his conception, everything about Colin Garrett’s life was planned with a single goal in mind: to produce a genius child. The plan was so successful that the standard tests for for intelligence did not measure high enough to rate Colin on their scales. But the one thing the brain wasn’t smart enough to do was to keep his mind power hidden from the Army.

  • The Big Brain 2 – The Beelzebub Business

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    It’s hell on earth for Colin Garrett-the Big Brain-when an assignment to investigate the President’s chief advisor on foreign affairs leads him to the Beelzebub Club. The elite club is a haven of sex and Satanism for Senators and other Washington headliners.

  • The Big Brain 3 – Energy Zero

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover title and layout by Christian Francis

    The Big Brain is powerless, and so Is the rest of the country. Call It energy crisis. black-out, magnetic warp .. call It what you will, but there is just no electricity, plain and simple. lights won’t light, motors won’t start. And without any AC. DC Is on Its knees, ready to surrender.

  • Dr. Adder

    by K.W. Jeter
    Read by Edison McDaniels | Cover by Christian Francis

    Set in a future where the United States has largely broken down into reluctantly cooperating enclaves run by a wide variety of strongmen and warlords, with a veneer of government control that seems largely interested in controlling technology.

  • Nymph: The Singularity

    by Jill Killington
    Cover Art by Michael O | Design & layout by Christian Francis

    What if you could buy the perfect lover built just for you — would you be willing to pay the price? Not long from now, an intelligent android will be invented that is completely indistinguishable from human. The brand name for this type of robot will be “Nymph”, and their purpose will be to provide their owners with sexual pleasure, but nothing is ever as it seems.

  • Weaponized

    by Zac Thompson

    Truog Island is a desolate place where sexual activity is outlawed. There lives Trip Yash, bored out of his mind. That was until he met Cron. After a night of passion, Cron disappears taking Trip’s virginity with him. A few days later, Trip develops a rash on his hand that eventually blooms into a gun made from his own flesh. It’s not long before Trip becomes a living weapon locked in a battle against an ancient virus that threatens to ruin his island home. As his body continues to change, terrifying forces emerge with the power to weaponize the dead.

  • Rumors of the Marvelous

    by Peter Atkins

    A brilliant collection of 14 short “ghost stories” by a contemporary master of the fantastic. Previously released as a limited edition hardcover in Great Britain and a finalist for The British Fantasy Award for Best Short Fiction Collection. With stories ranging from horror, hints of sci-fi, and fantasy to epic poetry, Peter Atkins delivers all in a style uniquely his own.

  • Morning Star

    by Peter Atkins

    San Francisco, 1988. A serial killer is on the loose. Twelve victims so far, all ritually disfigured. Scrawled in each victim’s blood, a single word: Morningstar… Investigating the murders, Donovan Moon and Shelley Masterton find themselves drawn into a nightmare of death, destiny, and unholy power – because Morningstar may be more than a murderer, and his victims may be more than human.

  • Big Thunder

    by Peter Atkins

    A dark avenger from the pages of a 1930s pulp magazine, Strange Thrills, materializes in the present day streets of Manhattan. But he is not the only character coming alive in modern New York, and not even his creator’s fertile imagination could have prefigured the carnage to come.

  • Billy Lives

    by Gary Brandner
    Cover art by Christian Francis

    Billy Lives is a hard-driving novel about rock music’s dim subculture, where drugs, kinky sex, and easy money can turn a teenager into a millionaire overnight – or make him an old man in a week. Billy Lockett was the king of rock ‘n roll – until a shocking accident cut short his spectacular career.

  • In Sheep’s Clothing

    by Chauncey G. Parker III
    Cover designed by Christian Francis

    This novel concerns the epiphany of an idealistic, recent seminary graduate who must learn the bitter life lesson that what appears in front of the reredos does not always conform to the reality behind it, and whether he can do what he knows he must before it is too late.