Books by Stephen Gallagher

THE BEDLAM DETECTIVE by Stephen Gallagher
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 7, 2012

"Gallagher loves character development but respects plotting enough to give it full measure. The result is that rare beast, a literary page turner. "
Monsters, actual and metaphorical, are at the heart of this superbly crafted thriller. Read full book review >
THE KINGDOM OF BONES by Stephen Gallagher
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 2, 2007

"Dark but splendid entertainment."
In this moody, gripping period thriller, the shadowy world of the undead sucks in a beautiful actress and the man who would give his life to save hers. Read full book review >
RED, RED ROBIN by Stephen Gallagher
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 1995

Picking the wrong photo from an escort service's book sends Philadelphia ad exec Ruth Lasseter careening into a nightmare of murder and obsession. Ruth's just looking for somebody presentable to bring to an office party that her lover and his suspicious wife will be attending. Read full book review >

NIGHTMARE, WITH ANGEL by Stephen Gallagher
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1993

British TV writer Gallagher makes his US debut in this neo-gothic tale of an unhappy girl who's neglected by her often absent father, who's bent on returning to her highly unsuitable mother—and who runs away from home in the company of a child killer. It's not surprising that 11-year-old Marianne Cadogan, left for days with an unsympathetic housekeeper while her distant father Patrick is away on business, would turn for companionship to Ryan O'Donnell, the scavenger who rescued her and her dog from a sudden squall outside her isolated house. Read full book review >

NIGHT VISIONS 8 by John Farris
Released: Feb. 3, 1990

Original horror short stories that run the gamut from inane to inflammatory. Read full book review >