To celebrate Hallowe’en this year I made the ebook of my first novel Dead in Autumn, Buried in Winter free until the witching holiday is over. Dead in Autumn begins on Hallowe’en, when a family of trick-or-treaters find an empty house and decide to take more than just a few sweeties. (Click here for your … More Happy Hallowe’en!
This is an obvious one, I guess – the master of suspense, the aeroplane novel extraordinaire, Stephen King. Often – as he would complain himself through his work, particularly in the character of Paul Sheldon in Misery – the ire of literary snobs, King is nonetheless an inventive and sharp writer, as John Gardner put … More Pulp 2 influences: Stephen King