Alexin

Alexin tagline:
Like a female version of James Bond meets Tarzan.

Where to read this book:

Distressed Press

Out of Print

Fresh Cut Tales

Fresh Cut Tales tagline:
Fans of classic TV series like The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, One Step Beyond, or any similar dark fiction or paranormal series will enjoy this collection of psychological speculative fiction where not everything is always what it seems.

Where to read this book:

Distressed Press

Blurbs:
“Solid combination from a writer to watch.” — Mort Castle, Bram Stoker Award winning author of New Moon on the Water

“Enthralling, eclectic collection of unputdownable speculative fiction.” — Benjamin Kane Ethridge, Bram Stoker Award winning author of Black & Orange and Bottled Abyss

“Expect the unexpected in this macabre and thoroughly entertaining collection.” — Mike Davis, The Lovecraft Ezine

“Twisted tales that are guaranteed to keep you up at night.” — Michael McCarty, author of I Kissed a Ghoul

From reviews:
“I truly enjoyed this wonderful collection of dark fantasy/horror stories.  Each have their own unique storyline and the outcome is always surprising, and some will make you think.  I will be on the hunt for more from this author.” — The Holleman Household

“The author has a vivid imagination and some of his plots are quite good…” — Don D’Ammassa

“A solid collection for horror aficionados with plenty of variety.” — Trent Walters 

Pack Animals

Pack Animals tagline:
Like a mashup between Blade, The Walking Dead, and Resident Evil.

Where to read this book:

Distressed Press

Post Mortem Press

Out of Print

Post Mortem Press (Original release)

Out of Print

Blurbs:
“Think Patrick Henry goes to Zombieland” — Joe McKinney, author of Mutated and Inheritance

Math Is For Mummies: Addition & Subtraction

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Snips & Snails Press

Out of Print

2012 Coffin Hop Post

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THESE OLD TALES!

When I was young, far too young to know the harm I could do to myself by watching terrifying movies, I permanently damaged something inside of me. You see, I was not the sort of child who ate well at dinnertime. I am reminded of this daily as I struggle to get my own children to eat their dinners. However, back then, I had a secret agenda.

While other children played Asteroids or with Lincoln Logs before going to bed, I stretched out dinner as long as I could manage. And for good reason. My mother made me sit at the dining room table until I finished everything that was on my plate, knowing I never would. Still she tried. But I waited because I knew at some point my mother would turn the television to the shows I wanted to see. My seat at the table had a direct view of the television.

From the dinner table I watched full episodes of The Twilight Zone, Alfred Hitchcock, One Step Beyond, and many more. At the mere age of four I watched The Omen in its entirety. I filled my curiosity of the things that haunted me to my heart’s delight. And then something broke. One night my mother turned on Psycho and life for me would never be the same.

I know what you’re thinking; “I’ve seen that movie. It’s not that bad.” Well I assure you at 4 or 5 years old it is quite terrifying. In fact, I have never looked at taking a shower the same way. I am thankful for my clear shower stall, no curtain needed to hide the things that might be waiting to stab me. It was such a defining moment in my creepy little life.

You see, it is this emotion I feel when taking a shower that I have become obsessed with. I think all children feel it, and although kids now seem a bit desensitized to it all, it is still there. It hides under their beds or sleeps right outside the window waiting to get in. It’s in their closet calling out their name or in the basement. True horror is always there whether we choose to admit it or not. It waits for us, always there in that brief second where the realization that it does exist finds us. It is then it leaps out, causing us to jump out of our skin.

So why the obsession you ask? Why does one obsess so over lack of sleep? Is it because we desire it so or because we loathe the knowing that we will not find rest? My fascination with horror exists simply because I cannot get these images out of my head. These fears have long haunted me, always waiting around one corner or the next, always terrifying. So it is this constant fear that I examine in my stories, trying to discover the truth behind each horror I have encountered.

Does it work? Some, but not much. I sleep lightly, waking often throughout the night. When we stay at hotels I still peek out around the shower curtain expecting to find Norman Bates, or maybe something worse. I know the Boogeyman rests under my bed, waiting for my eyes to close before he makes himself seen. Ghosts sit at the edge of my bed, hoping I will not wake as they study me. These horrors are part of me and likely always will be. And this is why I write.

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~Kenneth W. Cain

RE: Animated: Three Apocalyptic Tales for Kids

Where to read this book:

Snips & Snails Press

Out of Print

When Vampires Eat Fast Food & Cooking with Monsters

Where to read this book:

Snips & Snails Press

Out of Print

From reviews:
“My little brother really enjoyed it and couldn’t stop laughing.” — Blog review

Hardy the Allergic Cat & Willy the Wrong Way Woodpecker

Where to read this book:

Snips & Snails Press

Out of Print

From reviews:
“Kids with allergies might empathize with Hardy the cat.” — Amazon review

“As a future teacher, this book will be re-read to kids!” — Goodreads review

Frankie’s Alphabet: an A to Z alphabet picture book

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Snips & Snails Press

Out of Print

 

From reviews:
“My four year old grandson loves it and because he knows the letters of the alphabet and knows what most of the pictures are, he can read most of it to me.” – Goodreads review

 

How Marbles Roll: A Fun Story of Friendship

Other ebook sellers.

A creative story of friendship from the perspective of a marble that takes an unexpected journey through the neighborhood.

Witness a special friendship through the eyes of a marble. If you’ve ever played with marbles, you know how beautiful they can be. Aggie is a very special marble, thrown into adventure in the middle of a story about friendship, caring, giving and sacrifice, all depicted inside. It’s a colorful journey that will enhance the imagination of young readers. This book also includes setup and rules to play the game of marbles.