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

Road, The

Road, The

More Travels with the Fungus Author: Iain Rob Wright In this fourth addition to Iain Rob Wright’s The Spread series, the ...
Trial and Error

Trial and Error

A Christian Lost and Found Game Author: Robert Whitlow Buddy Smith is haunted by his past, by all that he has ...
Collective, The

Collective, The

Justice or Murder? Author: Alison Gaylin Have you ever wanted revenge so desperately, that you didn’t care about the costs? Have ...
Paradise-1

Paradise-1

In Space, Can They Hear You Scream? Author: David Wellington Paradise-1 is Earth’s first deep space colony. It’s a new start, ...
Silver Nitrate

Silver Nitrate

B-Movie Bad Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Montserrat is a bisexual nerd-girl working in a man’s world. She’s the best sound editor in ...
Humility: The Beauty of Holiness

Humility: The Beauty of Holiness

A Treaties on an Underappreciated Virtue Author: Andrew Murray In this short (around 50 pages) booklet, Andrew Murray deep dives into ...
I Found Puppets Living in my Apartment Walls

I Found Puppets Living in my Apartment Walls

Killer Puppets and Adult Grief Author: Ben Farthing Jonny and his cousin Brittany are grieving their grandfather, a once famous puppeteer ...
Bad Dolls

Bad Dolls

Life Lessons Through Horror Author: Rachel Harrison In Bad Dolls Rachel Harrison presents four short stories, each taking a glimpse into ...
Freedom of Self Forgetfulness: The Path to True Christian Joy

Freedom of Self Forgetfulness: The Path to True Christian Joy

An Honest Look at Humility and Pride Author: Timothy Keller Timothy Keller’s The Freedom of Self Forgetfulness is a short (fifty ...
Sister of Mine

Sister of Mine

A Dour Thriller Author: Laurie Petrou Penny and Hattie are two sides of the same warped coin. Two sisters with a ...
Murder and Mamon

Murder and Mamon

The Series Is Waning Author: Mia Manansala The Calendar Crew is opening another new business in town (a laundromat) at a ...
Watchers, The

Watchers, The

What Hides in the Woods Author: A.M. Shine Mina is a loner. She likes her life and its aloofness. Her apartment ...
Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good

Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good

Christmas in Mitford and Second Chances Author: Jan Karon In the 12th Mitford novel, the at times beautiful, at times stressful, ...
Episode 13

Episode 13

Ghost Hunters and Flower Power Author: Craig DiLouie Fade to Black is a popular ghost hunter show that is starting to ...
Pushing Up Daisies

Pushing Up Daisies

Agatha's Sloppiest Adventure To Date Author: M.C. Beaton Lord Bellington, an unpopular local lord looking to sell off village allotments for ...
Fortune Teller's Prophecy, The

Fortune Teller’s Prophecy, The

From Chaos to Calling Author: Lally Pia As a child, a Sri Lankan priest foretold that Lally would be “a doctor ...
Molten Death

Molten Death

Trouble in Paradise Author: Leslie Karst Valerie and Kristen, a retired couple, are ostensibly visiting a friend in Hawaii to ...
September House

September House

Hope in Horror Author: Carissa Orlando If it’s too good to be true . . . it probably is. Recent empty-nesters ...
Bulletproof Barista

Bulletproof Barista

Streaming Shows and Serial Betrayals Author: Cleo Coyle The Village Blend is once again part of the “it” scene as a ...
What Feasts at Night

What Feasts at Night

What Dies in Dreams Author: T. Kingfisher After the literal horrors of Usher Mansion, Alex is ready to ditch the moody ...