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

Haunted, The

Haunted, The

“I was in the room where things grow old.” Author: Bentley Little This was my first experience of Bentley Little, and ...
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Jesus Among Secular Gods: The Countercultural Claims of Christ

Jesus Among Secular Gods: The Countercultural Claims of Christ

Is God Relevant in Our Time? Authors: Ravi Zacharias and Vince Vitale In Jesus Among Secular Gods Ravi Zacharias and Vince ...
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Beach Read

Beach Read

A Traditional Rom-Com with Purse Wine and Frenemies Author: Emily Henry January Andrews has made it through life on the wings ...
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Silence, The

Silence, The

Hear No Evil Author: Tim Lebbon In her room, Ally hides from her annoying brother and flicks the TV to a ...
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End of October, The

End of October, The

If Covid-19 Was Fictional . . . Author: Lawrence Wright Henry Parsons is one of the best epidemiologists in the world, ...
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First Four Years, The

First Four Years, The

The Last Little House Book Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder The last book of the Little House series, The First Four Years, ...
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Body of Proof (Podcast Review)

Body of Proof (Podcast Review)

Wrongly Accused? The Justice System and the Condemned. Authors: Sophie Ellis & Darrell Brown Audible has a wide offering of original ...
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If Only I Could Tell You

If Only I Could Tell You

One Big Mess of a Drama Author: Hannah Beckerman Sisters Jess and Lily have been estranged since they were teenagers and ...
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What Washes Up

What Washes Up

Repercussions and Confessions Author: Dawn Lee McKenna Maggie Redmond is finding little solace in her work; still recovering from the gruesome ...
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Empire of Gold

Empire of Gold

The End of a Dream, The Conclusion of a War Author: S.A. Chakraborty Empire of Gold picks up after the ultimate, ...
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Message In the Hollow Oak, The

Message In the Hollow Oak, The

Nancy Goes on a Treasure Hunt Author: Carolyn Keene In her 12th revised Flashlight adventure, Nancy Drew has been asked by ...
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Have You Seen These Children?

Have You Seen These Children?

Kidnapped, On the Run, and Afraid Author: Veronica Slaughter It’s 1959, a sultry afternoon in the Philippines; eight-year-old Veronica and her ...
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Les Misérables

Les Misérables

Mercy Vs Law, Society Vs Humanity Author: Victor Hugo Les Misérables has long been a staple of our shared narrative – ...
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We Never Asked For Wings

We Never Asked For Wings

Bad Mothers, Brokenness, and Second Chances Author: Vanessa Diffenbaugh Letty Espinosa has worked three dead-end jobs for fourteen years – all ...
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In the Company of Others

In the Company of Others

Father Tim Goes to Ireland Author: Jan Karon In their 11th adventure, Father Tim and Cynthia are off for a much ...
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Butterfly Garden, The

Butterfly Garden, The

Leave a Pretty Corpse Author: Dot Hutchison We only know Maya under the assumed name given by her kidnapper, and when ...
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Institute, The

Institute, The

If Firestarter were less exciting . . . Author: Stephen King Luke Ellis is a 12 year old genius who can sometimes ...
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Stars of Heaven, The

Stars of Heaven, The

Earthquakes, Spying, and Love Author: Jessica Dall Cecília de Santa Rita e Durante wants excitement, change, adventure. She is tired ...
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Dark Half, The

Dark Half, The

What if your dark side was out to kill you? Author: Stephen King Family-man and author Thad Beaumont writes literary ...
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Kingdom of Copper

Kingdom of Copper

The Best Modern Fantasy Series Continues Author: S.A. Chakraborty It’s been five years since her protector and would-be lover has ...
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