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

Mystic River

Mystic River

The Lies That Bind Author: Dennis Lehane I discovered Dennis Lehane through Book of the Month’s recommendation of Since We Fell ...
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Love Your Life

Love Your Life

Love is . . . a country? Author: Sophie Kinsella Romance was already in Ava’s mind when she began the writing ...
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Homicide and Halo-Halo

Homicide and Halo-Halo

Homicide, Hairdos, and Heroics Author: Mia P. Manansala Lila Macapagal finally has her dream, but after her near-murder and the lingering ...
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Egg and I, The

Egg and I, The

Memoirs of a Chicken Farmer's Wife Author: Betty MacDonald Following in the footsteps of her mother, Betty MacDonald marries and allows ...
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Whisper Down the Lane

Whisper Down the Lane

A Fictionalized Account of the Satanic Panic Author: Clay McLeod Chapman Richard is happy in his new marriage to fellow teacher ...
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Alienist, The

Alienist, The

To Catch a Predator Author: Caleb Carr It is 1896, New York, a world teaming with opulence and severe oppression. The ...
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Heart of Midnight

Heart of Midnight

Revenge and Werewolves Author:  J. Robert King All Casimir has ever wanted is revenge, at any cost. As a child, ...
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Whispering Dead, The

Whispering Dead, The

Author: Darcy Coates Keira is running for her life, and she doesn’t know why. She remembers nothing of her previous ...
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Abiding Conviction

A Killer, a Kidnapper, and a Case Author: Stephen M. Murphy Dutch Francis is at a crossroads. His wife recently announced ...
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Pretty Little Wife

Pretty Little Wife

A So-So Domestic Thriller Author: Darby Kane Aaron Ridgefield, beloved local professor, is missing. Lila Ridgefield, his cold, odd wife isn’t ...
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God Is a Man of War

God Is a Man of War

Tackling the Difficult Concepts in the Old Testament Author: Stephen De Young I discovered God is a Man of War through ...
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Luminous Dead, The

Luminous Dead, The

An Atmospheric Horror Sci-Fi Mashup Author: Caitlin Starling In the dark of a dangerous cavern on a foreign world, two women ...
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Man Eater

Man Eater

Rage, Revenge, Cannibalism Author: Ryan Green She wasn’t always a killer. She even nursed wounded animals as a young child. But ...
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Little Girls

Little Girls

A Dark & Dissatisfying Story Author: Ronald Malfi A desperate old man, devolving into paranoia and haunted by his past, throws ...
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Dead Silence

Dead Silence

Frozen In Time, Dead In Space Author: S.A. Barnes If you go salvaging in space, will anyone ever find your body? ...
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Without Pity

Without Pity

12 Gripping True Crime Stories Author: Ann Rule Without Pity is a collection of 12 true crime stories, each focusing on ...
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Way We Live Now, The

Way We Live Now, The

For Love or Money? Author: Anthony Trollope Augustus Melmotte has recently arrived in London, shadowed by a murky past and rumors ...
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Home Before Dark

Home Before Dark

The Consequences of Freedom Author: Susan Wiggs Jessie Ryder has lived a life free of repercussions until now. She has followed ...
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Christmas Shopaholic

Christmas Shopaholic

Becky Hosts Christmas Author: Sophie Kinsella Christmas is the season of tradition – carols and cozy events with friends and family ...
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Come With Me

Grief, Ghosts, and The Trail of a Killer Author: Ronald Malfi Do you ever really know anyone? The question has subsumed ...
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