Frances Carden

About Frances

Frances is the author of the horror novella The Mine. She has also 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 is currently working on a dark fantasy/horror novel called Plague Town.

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

Bleak House

Bleak House

Of Greed and Law Author: Charles Dickens Charles Dickens has been my favorite author since grade-school, when I first encountered his ...
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Fisherman, The

Fisherman, The

On Grief, and Evil Mermaids, and Myth Author: John Langan After losing his wife, Abe is forced to go through his ...
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Since We Fell

Since We Fell

When Heroines Go Rouge Author: Dennis Lehane Rachel has always been a seeker. Seeking meaning, seeking love, seeking connection, seeking answers ...
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Their Eyes Were Watching God

Their Eyes Were Watching God

A Classic That Tries Too Hard Author: Zora Neale Hurston It’s 1930s in the Deep South and Janie Crawford, a young ...
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Cuckoo’s Cry, The

Cuckoo’s Cry, The

He Let Her In; He Can't Make Her Leave Author: Caroline Overington On the brink of Australia’s Covid-19 lockdown, Don ...
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Departures

Departures

Comfortably Numb Author: E.J. Wenstrom Seventeen-year-old Evalee is celebrating the last night of her life. There aren’t many who are close ...
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Vanishing, The

Vanishing, The

Killer Rich People and Ancient Monsters Author: Bentley Little The rich are starting to go crazy and kill. One blood soaked ...
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Brothers Majere, The

Brothers Majere, The

A Raistlin Adventure Author: Kevin Stein After reading the Dragonlance Chronicles series and following that with the Twins trilogy, I was ...
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God Behaving Badly

God Behaving Badly

An Insightful Beginner's Text Author: David T. Lamb I’ve recently started to indulge in apologetic texts, specifically focusing on the ...
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Colony

Colony

Trigger Happy Paramilitary Dudes, Stranded Scientists, and Dinosaurs Author: Benjamin Cross In the depths of the Arctic there is an ice ...
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Lost Apothecary, The

Lost Apothecary, The

The Sweetest Revenge Author: Sarah Penner Murder and revenge – two sides of the same coin. It’s the late 18th century ...
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Parasite

Parasite

It Wears Our Faces Author: Darcy Coates Jen, Carly, and Alessicka are three very different women alone on an isolated moon ...
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Knight of the Black Rose

Knight of the Black Rose

The End of Lord Soth's Story Author: James Lowder Lord Soth was once a famous knight, but lust and pride ...
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Bound to the Truth

Bound to the Truth

Secrets and Shadows Author: Lisa Brunette Sometimes, the happiest homes hold the darkest secrets. Robin and Nina appear to have the ...
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Heaven's Bones

Heaven’s Bones

Vivisected Angels, Dark Domains, and 19th Century London Author: Samantha Henderson Dr. Sebastian Robarts is a fallen icon, a madman with ...
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Interference

Interference

War of the Species Author: Sue Burke Life on Pax continues; the colonists and Steveland, the sentient bamboo-like plant that originally ...
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Oracle Year, The

Oracle Year, The

A Promising Thriller That Looses Itself Author: Charles Soule Will Dando had a dream, and it’s coming true, piece by dreadful ...
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Whispering Statue, The

Whispering Statue, The

Art Dealers and Yacht Clubs Author: Carolyn Keene In her fourteenth adventure Nancy becomes a sales girl to uncover a ring ...
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Vampire of the Mists

Vampire of the Mists

A Tragic Love, a Beautiful Vengeance Author: Christie Golden Jander Sunstar, a gold elf, remembers and longs for the sun, but ...
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Haunted Forest Tour, The

Haunted Forest Tour, The

Monster Mash Time Authors: James A. Moore & Jeff Strand In the middle of a New Mexican desert town a towering, ...
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