Author Archives: Charles Schmidt

Book Review: The Pale Man (Sam Truman Mysteries #5) – Author Nate Southard

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The Pale Man (Sam Truman Mysteries #5) By Nate Southard Sam leaped back as the dead body reached for him. The rope around the man’s neck strained and swayed as two bruise and swollen arms swipe through the air. Eyes that were all white save the black pinpricks of pupils stared at him. A toothless mouth moaned and then snarled. “You stay here now, Truman,” The corpse said. “You belong here.” The Pale Man by … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Risen Dead – Author Steven T.G. Hill

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Zombies, zombies, zombies, zombies. Have you had enough zombies yet? We are in the midst of an outpouring of zombie movies and books as writers and filmmakers try latch on to the success of The Walking Dead and the like. We might be reaching over saturation of zombie material…if such a thing exists! One thing is for sure: there is a lot of mediocre to poor quality zombie material out there and even more coming. … Continue reading

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Book Review: Social Media Holocaust – Brian Krogstad | Damien Darby

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From the prologue: “What you are about to read will disturb you; make no mistake. By the end of the first page you’ll be confronted with a troubling fictional story revolving around two thing that are deeply rooted in modern society: the fear of death and the obsession with social media.” One of the golden rules for storytelling is to show rather than tell. A well-crafted story will speak for itself; there is no need … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Harker Legacy – Author Teel James Glenn

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The Harker Legacy Author: Teel James Glenn (she) snarled and slapped the Texan across the face. “You have no idea what true evil is, Mister Howard, but I assure you, tonight you will. Unfortunately you will not have very much time afterward to contemplate your discovery. Not very much time at all.” The Harker Legacy is the newest offering from accomplished writer Teel James Glenn. Glenn’s award winning work spreads across a variety of genres … Continue reading

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