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

Farmer Boy

Farmer Boy

Another Cozy Little House Novel Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder With Fall in the air and pumpkin spice lattes proliferating from ...
Stiff Upper Lip Jeeves

Stiff Upper Lip Jeeves

Another Love Scheme Gone Wrong at Totliegh Towers Author: P.G. Wodehouse Coming back from Chattanooga through a ten hour drive, ...
Washing the Dead

Washing the Dead

Redemption, History, and the Bond of Family Author: Michelle Brafman Washing the Dead is both a personal story of growth ...
Listerdale Mystery and Eleven Other Stories

Listerdale Mystery and Eleven Other Stories

A Cozy Collection of 12 Mystery Stories Author: Agatha Christie A cozy mystery fan and recent addict to Agatha Christie, ...
Chef Maurice and a Spot of Truffle

Chef Maurice and a Spot of Truffle

An Endearing and Hilarious Cotswold Cozy! By: J.A. Lang When Ollie Meadows, disliked supplier and forager for the local gourmands ...
1984

1984

Big Brother Is Always Watching You Author: George Orwell In a world where telescreens are always watching you and where ...
The Walking Dead: Compendium Two

The Walking Dead: Compendium Two

From the Prison to a Possible Utopia By: Robert Kirkman Getting ready for the season of pumpkin spice and all ...
Tourist Season

Tourist Season

Terrorism and Tourism By: Carl Hiaasen The president of the Miami Chamber of Commerce is more than just dead. He’s ...
Knocked Out by My Nunga-Nungas: Further, Further Confessions of Georgia Nicolson

Knocked Out by My Nunga-Nungas: Further, Further Confessions of Georgia Nicolson

Further Tribulations of a Teen in Snogging Withdrawal Author: Louise Rennison Life isn’t always easy when you’re the girlfriend of ...
Sleeping Murder (Miss Marple Mysteries)

Sleeping Murder (Miss Marple Mysteries)

“Cover her face; mine eyes dazzle; she died young." Author: Agatha Christie Coming from New Zealand, Gwenda is on a ...
Go Set a Watchman

Go Set a Watchman

The Racist Sequel for To Kill a Mockingbird Author: Harper Lee Fifty-five years after the iconic classic To Kill a ...
Manitou, The

Manitou, The

The Beginning of Masterton's Best Loved Series Author: Graham Masterton Having been introduced to Graham Masterton’s long running Manitou series ...
Code of the Woosters, The

Code of the Woosters, The

My Favorite Wodehouse Novel to Date Author: P.G. Wodehouse In one of the most daring (and deranged) escapades yet, Bertie ...
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1)

A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1)

Why You Should Get In On This Latest Nation-Wide Fiction Addiction Author: George R. R. Martin Shall I tell you ...
Ye Are the Body

Ye Are the Body

A History of the Anglican/Episcopalian Church Author: Bonnell Spencer In between cozy mysteries and bouts of classical literature, I always ...
Journey to the Center of the Earth

Journey to the Center of the Earth

The Beauty of Winding, Subterranean Galleries Author: Jules Verne In the classic library mode yet again, I decided to go ...
Milwaukee Summers Can Be Deadly

Milwaukee Summers Can Be Deadly

Never Choose a Book Based on its Cover Author: Kathleen Anne Barret I’m a sucker for a sale, especially when ...
Inheritances

Inheritances

The End of Everything Author: William Black “We told her what our father had instructed us to tell her. ‘We ...
State of Fear

State of Fear

What happens when an author wants to deliver a moral and not a story Author: Michael Crichton Starting with assassinations ...
On the Bright Side, I'm Now the Girlfriend of a Sex God (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson Book 2)

On the Bright Side, I’m Now the Girlfriend of a Sex God (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson Book 2)

Another Side Splitting Teen Comedy! Author: Louise Rennison Life for fourteen year old Georgia Nicolson is anything but easy. Angus, ...