[REVIEW] A House at the Bottom of a Lake – by Josh Malerman

I actually read this novella two years ago, but was under the impression it had been extended for this Random House release. Why? Well, for starters, several NetGalley reviews mentioned its page count being over 200, and I could have sworn it was more like 100. I then went onto the publisher’s website to look…

[REVIEW] Pivot (Jack Harper Book 1) – by L. C. Barlow

PIVOT By L. C. Barlow Published by California Coldblood (An Imprint of Rare Bird Books) It’s an interesting and difficult task to write a story about a horrible human being being delivered to something resembling the birth of redemption. That is, essentially, what Barlow has done with Pivot, the first in a series of three…

[NEWS] All Releases to Be Removed, Then Brought Back

So, Lulu Publishing has changed a lot of things in the last year. After raising their prices, I almost left (after a decade of loyalty printing through them). After some consideration, I stuck around because I knew their system and hadn’t found any others I liked. However, they recently revamped their whole website, and it’s…

Get this Limited Release Before It’s Gone! (Nineteen Omnibus)

My 2019 omnibus – appropriately titled, Nineteen – will no longer be in production or listed for sale (with the exception of maybe some third-party sellers who got a copy) after May 2020. This collection features all of Dead as Soon as Born and Kill for Them (with the exception of screenplays and previews), as…

ANOTHER UPDATE FROM QUARANTINE

Written 4/13/20 For the past week, I’ve been contemplating the execution of my release schedule altogether. I’ve had one for months (with all of 2020 mapped out), but it’s already been changed a couple times. The main reason for this was discussed in my previous update – the world is a strange place right now,…

[UPDATES/NEWS] Upcoming Novella On Hold For Submission

Some of you are aware of a novella I was thinking of releasing this November (The Plane). Originally, I was going to start sending out ARCs of the novella sometime late July, but I have decided to put that off. Grindhouse Press has submissions open from July through August, so I will be sending this…