The following extracts are adapted from Donald S. Armentrout, “Christopher Bryan: A Biographical Note.” In Biblical Imagination: Essays in Honor of Christopher Bryan. Edited by Ellen Bradshaw Aitken. (The University ... Read full author bio >
"An enjoyable novel of spiritual mystery and adventure--well plotted, intelligent and deeply moving."
An Ohio native, Alison Lockwood studied journalism and creative writing at Wittenberg University. After a brief stint as a reporter, she became an editor for Harcourt Brace Publishers and later ... Read full author bio >
Qwantu Amaru has been writing since the age of 11. An avid reader, he has always aspired to write suspenseful page turners and socially significant literature like those of his ... Read full author bio >
"One Blood is a gutsy book that blazes trails, plotted at breakneck speed that won't let up."
Eric Coyote was born hours before President Kennedy's assassination and grew up northwest of Chicago. He attended college at Indiana University, then migrated to Southern California, where he earned ... Read full author bio >
"An unshakable noir with a protagonist learning along the way, but beyond the more overt genre traits is a rewarding story of a man's unconditional love for his faithful companion."
John Gastineau is a former attorney, book editor, and newspaper reporter, photographer, and editor. The Judge’s Brief is his first novel. His first short story, “A Coondog and Love ... Read full author bio >
"Complex characters drive the story with emotionally charged and revealing dialogue . . . . Gastineau never fails to keep readers on their toes, and the final pages will fly by as readers eagerly search for answers."
Since retiring as Professor of Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins, Tony (Neil) Holtzman has devoted his career to writing fiction. He has published a short story, and four novels. A fifth ... Read full author bio >
"By integrating themes of genetic research, ethical conundrums, unlawful death, and racial discrimination, this multifaceted novel delivers a brisk, riveting tale of greed and clinical malfeasance."
As a writer/producer Larry Spencer has spent over twenty years working on a multitude of successful television shows, recently segueing into feature films, which then transitioned into authoring his ... Read full author bio >
"A page-turning mystery with a frustrating protagonist from a veteran storyteller"
Mark Bergin retired from the Alexandria, Virginia Police Department as a Lieutenant in 2014 after 28 years and, in the end, two heart attacks. He was twice named Police Officer ... Read full author bio >
"Compelling... Bergin, a former reporter and a policeman, writes with authority and empathy about cops...A gritty and authentic new voice in police fiction"
Kevin crafts relatable, graphic mysteries with dark, far-off implications.
Kevin lives in Colorado Springs and teaches English at a local charter school. He earned degrees from Miami University and Colorado ... Read full author bio >
"Cady’s novel is a solid detective story thanks to a meticulous investigation...vibrant descriptions are gloomy but no less fascinating...characters enmeshed in a diligent investigation never fail to mesmerize."
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