Books by Alex Bledsoe

CHAPEL OF EASE by Alex Bledsoe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"Bledsoe may be overselling readers' curiosity about what lies beneath the chapel's grounds."
An actor travels to a rural town in Appalachia to learn more about the heritage, and the mystery, of his talented, recently deceased writer/director friend's final play. Read full book review >
HE DRANK, AND SAW THE SPIDER by Alex Bledsoe
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 14, 2014

"Existing fans will enjoy this book, but it won't win many converts."
Another independently intelligible outing for freelance sword jockey Eddie LaCrosse (Wake of the Bloody Angel, 2012, etc.). Read full book review >
WISP OF A THING by Alex Bledsoe
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 18, 2013

"This beautifully handled drama of Appalachian music and magic once again comes complete with fascinating characters, a persuasive setting and intriguing complications. Bledsoe's on a roll."
Another tale of Cloud County, Tenn., and its eldritch inhabitants: the dark-haired, dark-skinned Tufa (The Hum and the Shiver, 2011). Read full book review >
WAKE OF THE BLOODY ANGEL by Alex Bledsoe
Released: July 3, 2012

"Series fans certainly won't be disappointed."
Another independently intelligible outing for freelance sword jockey Eddie LaCrosse, from the author of, most recently, the splendid The Hum and the Shiver (2011). Read full book review >
THE HUM AND THE SHIVER by Alex Bledsoe
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"A sheer delight."
Distinctive variation on the elves-among-us theme, from the author of Dark Jenny (2011, etc.). Read full book review >
BURN ME DEADLY by Alex Bledsoe
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"An entertaining, well-crafted melding of fantasy and hard-boiled detective fiction."
Bledsoe follows up The Sword-Edged Blonde (2007) with another genre-blending novel featuring Eddie LaCrosse. Read full book review >