Prior to the announced June 17th release of the pocket paperback, ALL print editions of Dead As Soon As Born are available via Lulu. Better yet, they are discounted through Lulu, and will probably always be cheaper there (seeing as they are the publishing house I use).
All other retailers are currently processing the product for availability.
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 story on over to them for consideration. If they turn it down, then I will put it out myself November/December time frame (with the ARCs just getting out last minute as a result). Wish me luck!
Brockmeyer will blow you away. Read Merchant’s mini review of the author’s first collection of stories, Under Rotting Sky.Read More
“Aiden is a very gifted writer with a great knack for the creepy…” – Matthew V. Brockmeyer (author of Under Rotting Sky and Kind Nepenthe)
“Merchant does an incredible job of dabbling in several genres and creating effective, memorable stories in each one, demonstrating his skill as a versatile writer.” – Keely Fuse (Goodreads)
“The balance between each story is perfect and well thought out, evoking emotion with darkness and quirkiness.” – Lee Anderson (Goodreads)
“…the storytelling was out of this world…I think I have found one of my new favorite authors.” – Lizeth Alatorre (Goodreads)
“It’s impossible to assign one specific genre to Merchant’s writing; there is something for everyone.” – Lauren Dunn (Goodreads)
“…one hell of a short story collection!” Ashley Daviau (Goodreads)
Read on to find out how Merchant is giving you more bang for your buck with the trade and hardcover editions of Dead As Soon As Born.Read More