Frances Carden

About Frances

Frances has been published in Abundant Grace, Magical: An Anthology of Fantasy, Fairy Tales, and other Magical Fiction for Adults, Answers I’ll Accept: True Accounts of Online Dating, 20 Something Magazine, and Wisteria Magazine. She wrote for Epinions.com for eight years.

Frances has a Masters in Fiction Writing from Johns Hopkins  and works as a technical writer during the day, where she attempts to make software exciting.

Frances’ Reviews

Daredevil, Volume 7

Daredevil, Volume 7

Daredevil Meets Up With B-Movie Monsters Author: Mark Waid Illustrator(s): Chris Samnee, Jason Copland, and Javier Rodriguez Following up on ...
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Bury Your Dead

Bury Your Dead

A Reckoning, a Haunting, and Some History Author: Louise Penny In the shattering, deadly cold of a Quebec winter, Chief ...
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Bear, The

Bear, The

Magical Realism and the Last People on Earth Author: Andrew Krivak Magical realism intertwines with survival in this purposefully sparse, ...
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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

Practical Advice Tinged with Philosophy Author: Jordan B. Peterson 12 Rules for Life is part self-help and part philosophy. It’s a ...
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Ghosted

Ghosted

Romance, Ghosting, and Grudges Author: Rosie Walsh Ghosted is an unlikely romance/mystery with a modern techie tinge and, you guessed ...
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Hunger, The

Hunger, The

A Fictional Reimagining of the Donnor Party, With a Supernatural Twist Author: Alma Katsu In May of 1846 an ill-fated ...
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Little Shop of Happy Ever After

Little Shop of Happy Ever After

Cozy Read for Romance and Book Lovers Author: Jenny Colgan Nina is obsessed with books. She lives a life surrounded ...
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Clue in the Diary, The

Clue in the Diary, The

Murder, Arson, and a Mysterious Diary Author: Carolyn Keene After my previous favorite two Nancy stories, in which our titian-haired ...
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New Song, A

New Song, A

The Most Perfect Father Tim Story for Summer Author: Jan Karon As lively and comforting as a gentle, sunshiny spring ...
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Bonesetter's Daughter

Bonesetter’s Daughter

Mother and Daughter Relationships Examined Author: Amy Tan Amy Tan focuses on mother daughter relationships, the strife and the underpinnings ...
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In The Woods

In The Woods

Mystery, Childhood Trauma, and the Darkness of Families Author: Tana French In the Woods begins with an atmospheric prelude, both ...
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Dead Letters

Dead Letters

Blame it on the Alcohol Author: Catie Dolan-Leach In a twisting scavenger hunt of a story, Dead Letters takes two ...
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'Salem's Lot

‘Salem’s Lot

Stranger Danger Meets Vampires Meets Small Town America Author: Stephen King Nothing is more horrifying than the insidious side of ...
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Deep Fathom

Deep Fathom

Full Fathom Five Author: James Rollins Beneath the surface of the ocean, ancient civilizations and apocalyptic secrets lay. Above the ...
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Nanny Murders, The

Nanny Murders, The

Something is Sinister in Suburbia Author: Merry Jones Divorcee Zoe Hayes works as an art therapist at an institution; most ...
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Daredevil Volume 6

Daredevil Volume 6

When Daredevil Does Hero Cameos Author: Mark Waid Mark Waid’s Daredevil Volume 6 follows Matt Murdock, tough-as-nails litigator by day and superhero, ...
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For Better and Worse

For Better and Worse

Some People Just Need Killing Author: Margot Hunt If someone hurt your child, would you kill them? If you knew ...
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Return of the Living Dead

Return of the Living Dead

Author: John Russo I became an adamant fan of zombie horror in general and anything Night of the Living Dead ...
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Bones in the Attic, The

Bones in the Attic, The

The Silence of Justice Author: Robert Barnard Former Soccer star and current moderate television and radio success, Matt Harper gets ...
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Death by Coffee

Death by Coffee

Why You Should Never Buy a Book Based on the Cover Author: Alex Erickson What could be better than kitties, ...
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