Frances Carden

About Frances

Frances has 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 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

Dead In the Water

Dead In the Water

The Beginning of a Sassy, Cozy Mystery Series Author: Connie Feddersen Amanda Hazard and her small time Oklahoma town, Vamoose, ...
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It

It

We All Float Down Here Author: Stephen King It is arguably Stephen King’s greatest opus, covering the childhood and later haunted ...
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Not That I Could Tell

Not That I Could Tell

The Sound of Silence Author: Jessica Strawser The tinny hum of sleeping infants drifts over baby monitors as wine and ...
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Who’s Been Sleeping in Your Head

Who’s Been Sleeping in Your Head

Our Heads Are Full Author: Brett Kahr During the early 2000s psychotherapist and psychoanalyst Brett Kahr undertook the largest study ...
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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

"All is vanity, nothing is fair." Author: William Makepeace Thackeray Back on a classics kick, I decided to revisit an ...
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A Feast for Crows

A Feast for Crows

Summer Friends and Winter Friends Author: George R. R. Martin The war across Westeros for one true king has degenerated ...
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Dead Ice

Dead Ice

Poly-amorous Love Circles and Zombies Author: Laurell K. Hamilton A new house for me meant a place for the books ...
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Queen of the Night

Queen of the Night

A Decadent, Historical Soap Opera Author: Alexander Chee Combining the audacious scandal of the opera world with the high life ...
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Snow Child

Snow Child

A Kind Magic, A Killing Magic Author: Eowyn Ivey  In the desolation of 1920s homesteading Alaska, Jack and Mabel arrive ...
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Nest, The

Nest, The

1950s Creature Feature with 1980s Gore Author: Gregory A. Douglas Something is festering in the peaceful New England town of ...
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Silence of the Girls, The

Silence of the Girls, The

Voices of the Voiceless Author: Pat Barker The famous tale of Achilles, the god-like warrior who destroys Troy and returns ...
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Christmas Cake Murder

Christmas Cake Murder

The Beginning of the Cookie Jar Author: Joanne Fluke Previously, in Raspberry Danish Murder, Hannah receives a terrible revelation about ...
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Secret of Red Gate Farm, The

Secret of Red Gate Farm, The

Nature Cults, Failing Farms, and Criminals Author: Carolyn Keene In Nancy’s previous adventure, The Secret of Shadow Ranch, she threw ...
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Daredevil Volume 5

Daredevil Volume 5

Coming Full Circle: Revenge and Fear Author: Mark Waid Volume 5 of Mark Waid’s Daredevil picks back up with the fraught ...
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Ship of Fools

Ship of Fools

A Book About Current Politics For People On Neither Side  Author: Tucker Carlson Being a millennial growing up in Washington ...
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Death of a Neighborhood Scrooge

Death of a Neighborhood Scrooge

Christmas Killings Author: Laura Levine ‘Tis the season for frozen chocolate Yule logs and murder! Our lovable freelance writer with ...
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Agatha Raisin and the Haunted House

Agatha Raisin and the Haunted House

Old Houses, Hidden Secrets Author: M.C. Beaton Number 14 in the ongoing Agatha Raisin cozy mystery series, Agatha Raisin and ...
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Two-Family House, the

Two-Family House, the

Where Do We Go From Here Author: Lynda Cohen Loigman Two-Family House is a novel of everyday desire: the desire ...
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Black Eyed Susans

Black Eyed Susans

Who's Been Sleeping In Our Grave? Author: Julia Heaberlin Sixteen year old Tessie, formerly vibrant, is found dumped, near-death, in ...
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Mud

Mud

Golems, Angles, and Demons: A Story for Reading Aloud Author: E.J. Wenstron Being an avid reader, addicted to fantasy realms ...
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