ON MY RADAR

20 Feb

*The Winter People
West Hall, Vermont, has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. The most mysterious is that of Sara Harrison Shea, who, in 1908, was found dead in the field behind her house just months after the tragic death of her daughter, Gertie. Now, in present day, nineteen-year-old Ruthie lives in Sara’s farmhouse with her mother, Alice, and her younger sister, Fawn. Alice has always insisted that they live off the grid, a decision that suddenly proves perilous when Ruthie wakes up one morning to find that Alice has vanished without a trace. Searching for clues, she is startled to find a copy of Sara Harrison Shea’s diary hidden beneath the floorboards of her mother’s bedroom. As Ruthie gets sucked deeper into the mystery of Sara’s fate, she discovers that she’s not the only person who’s desperately looking for someone that they’ve lost. But she may be the only one who can stop history from repeating itself.

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*The Drift Wars

Peter Garvey was just a kid when the warships emerged from the Drift and devastated his homeworld (sic). He enlisted immediately, leaving behind his small-town life to fight in distant space. Barely surviving basic training, he is thrust to the front line to battle the Riel, an army of creatures beyond his darkest nightmares. As the two races clash inside the vast uncharted Drift, Peter’s six month tour of duty grows into years. His friends die in combat, but Peter always survives, inexplicably, until he discovers that he can’t be killed.

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*Cat Out of Hell
A cottage on the coast on a windy evening. Under a pool of yellow light, two figures face each other across a kitchen table. A man and a cat. The story about to be related is so unusual yet so terrifyingly plausible that it demands to be told in a single sitting. The man clears his throat, and leans forward, expectant. ‘Shall we begin?’ says the cat…

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*Amazon blurbs

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2 Responses to “ON MY RADAR”

  1. FictionFan February 21, 2014 at 8:59 p02 #

    ‘The Winter People’ sounds good, and I’m very intrigued by ‘Cat Out of Hell’ (I own one of those myself…). Look forward to your reviews!

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