Tag Archives: Murder Ballads

I forgot this!

Apparently I forgot all about this in May last year (clearly I was too busy aging): The Dark reprinted “The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners“!

It is one of my favourite gothic-y ghost-y tales, and one of my faves in general.
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Tales to Terrify #316

Over at the Tales to Terrify podcast, my gothic ghost story “The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners” (read by Drew Sebesteny; originally published in Murder Ballads by Egaeus Press), is awaiting your ears!

And there is also Randall Garrett’s “Time Fuze” as
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The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners

Over at Tales to Terrify, “The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners” is available for your listening pleasure!

This story originally appeared in the exquisitely produced Murder Ballads edited by Mark Beech (Egaeus Press, March 2017).

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The Hidden People: Alison Littlewood

AliLittlewood1SmallAlison Littlewood’s latest novel is The Hidden People, set in Victorian rural society, and is about the murder of a young girl suspected of being a fairy changeling. Her other books include A Cold Season, a Richard and Judy Book
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Murder in the Mail!

murder1My contributor copies of Murder Ballads have arrived in the mail! So much excitement! This is such a gorgeous book, with a ToC filled with authors I’m delighted to sit next to! Thanks, Egaeus Press – these are limited editions and
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MURDER BALLADS. Now available to pre-order.

mrCheck out this beauty!

A collection of seventeen dark tales & novellas, in which some of today’s finest weird story writers provide previously unpublished work inspired by traditional murder ballads. The results are sometimes enigmatic, sometimes witty, sometimes desperately grim; just like the
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Murder Ballads from Egaeus Press

mbI’m delighted to announce that I’ve sold “The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners” to Egaeus Press for their superb new collection, Murder Ballads.

In the early months of 2017 Egaeus Press will publish MURDER BALLADS, an anthology of stories inspired by
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