James McGuire is drowning his sorrows at the bar when a stranger offers him the unimaginable. The keys to his dream car and the opportunity to redirect his anger at the man who killed his family. But revenge is only the first stop on the highway to hell.
She has man issues...
Simon wasn't looking for trouble anymore, but trouble had a way of finding him. Living in a remote trailer camp in the high desert, surrounded by other has-beens and never-weres, he assumed he'd be able to lay low and just disappear. That is, until she arrived...
William Zero, a.k.a. Dr. Blood-and-Bones. One of the most infamous butchers in U.S. history, a serial killer who skinned and dissected his victims. He killed a dozen people and then vanished without a trace. Now his deranged son, Eddy, is searching for him. He believes his father escaped into an alternate reality and the only way to follow him is by recreating his crimes and opening the doorway to Hell.
She came back to life...now she wishes she were dead.
Scarla Fragran sacrificed her life for a mission that was rigged to fail. Being betrayed by the very people she thought she could trust was nothing compared to the revolt of her own mind and body. When the worst menace comes from within, death can seem the noblest option... but only if you stay dead.
Comet Press is proud to present the best writings of the inimitable Mr. Chandler in one huge collection of over 30 stories of horror, crime, fantasy and more, originally published between 1987 and 2013. Includes notes for each story from the author.
1886. Geronimo and his followers, the last Apache resistance to white encroachment, have been transported east, and the blue wool defenders of The Fort settle into boredom, directing their cruel attentions to illicit liquor and prostitutes, their clearest enemy a weak officer’s bullheaded wife on a moral crusade.
"His blistering prose, combined with superb use of time, place, and character, gives COYOTE'S TRAIL the kind of life that springs off the page and into the reader's consciousness." —C. Courtney Joyner, Author of SHOTGUN
Fish Bites Cop! Stories To Bash Authorities is a collection of horror, dark crime, pulp, and slipstream lampoonery that gleefully rips on police officers, security guards, organized religion, firefighters, police officers, bounty hunters, dyslexic paramedics with dog complexes, police officers, military, middle management, and even more police officers.
“Bizarre and hysterically twisted, these stories crisscross between the satirical and the pulpy at a maddening pace. Wild ride.” —Frank Bill, author of Crimes in Southern Indiana & Donnybrook
"With a command of contemporary slang force-bred with imagery, Keaton is one of the strongest voices in American fiction today. " —Jason Stuart, author of Raise A Holler