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A burglar, a demon and a peculiar proposition. Caught in a moment where life is almost stolen away by a bloodthirsty ghoul, Lee Drury is spared by another. But maybe the benevolence of a demon isn't everything it seems to be. (Available now @ Smashwords, Amazon, and other online retailers) Read More
The Recei pirate faction is renowned for their skill in combat. The Walniajan Empire is renowned for their effectiveness of military. Regardless of numerous minor conflicts and the faction's obvious illegality, for a long time they didn't cause much issue for the Empire. However, when the Recei start turning their… Read More

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Michael Ryan has lived his whole life as an outsider, even in the orphanage he lived a solitary existence. The one place he feels connected to anything is when he sits in the Chapel of the orphanage, here the mystery and otherworldly imagery appeals to something deep inside him. An… Read More
Corbett flees from a blood-drenched train station, in his hand, he carries all the information he needs for the big story he craves. But in his heart, he carries the knowledge that he will never be free from the nightmare he has witnessed. The story he so badly wanted has… Read More
Corbett has joined forces with detective Jones. It is a partnership of convenience that lacks trust, but he believes that there may be safety in numbers. However, neither man is aware of the darkness that is closing in on them. Read More
Corbett wakes up to find that that the events of the past few days are missing from his memories, but he is convinced that for once the booze is not to blame for his amnesia. As the memories slowly return he tries to make sense of what has gone on.… Read More

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Corbett awakens in a hospital bed with no memory of how he sustained his injuries. The attractive blonde woman named Sophia seems to be his saviour, however, he has no memories of their relationship or how they met. Something about the whole situation feels wrong but it feels as if… Read More

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Jack Corbett is a reporter that has reached rock bottom, he is reduced to selling stories to whoever will pay enough to feed his drink habit. When he finds himself investigating the apparent suicide of a former gossip columnist, he is suddenly drawn into the shadows. Read More
The poacher finally finds out just how indebted he really is, and how long the agreement must run. Read More
What would you be willing to offer in exchange for your life? How would you feel when payment becomes due? Read More
Michael fears that he is losing his mind, and he reaches out to Bishop McCarthy as things come to a head. Read More
Michael begins to feel that he is losing his sanity, and the forgotten woman is snatched from the street. Read More
Michael O'Rourke starts to delve deeper into what occurred at the church, but instead of answers he is left with more questions and doubts. Read More
Michael O'Rourke is tasked with investigating the events at the parish of St Enda's. But he is a man that has been struggling with his own faith, and as he realizes that something malevolent is at play, he wonders if his faith is strong enough. Read More
A forgotten woman witnesses the death of an old priest, as darkness creeps over the city. Read More
The dead sometimes will not rest without retribution. Read More
What lies beyond the veil covering the past can be fatal. Read More
The collector makes an error that will lead him into conflict with detective Cassidy, a man he immediately recognizes as being a threat. Read More
James is desperate, his gambling debts have caught up with him. In a moment of madness he turns to robbery to raise the money to pay off his debts. Read More
Madge Cummins always wanted to know people's secrets, but curiosity killed the cat. Read More

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It has been often stated that we must suffer for our art, Anastacia is about to learn a whole new meaning to this. Read More
The conclusion of murder at Devils Abbey, finds Hurley fighting for not only his own life, but that of Shelia Flannigan too, Read More
Kevin Hurley finally manages to track down the mysterious man from the ruined church, but the story he is told does not seem to point to a happy ending. Once again he is faced with the sobering fact that the law does not apply to everyone equally. Read More
McCluskey discovers that he is nearing the end of the road, but he has no intention of taking the final journey alone. Read More
Flannigan discovers the source of the leak to the press, and Hurley is accosted by a man who prefers to remain concealed. Read More
A fire in a remote cottage serves to remind Hurley and Flannigan, that someone is willing to go to extreme lengths to guard their secrets. Read More
A visit to the old ruined church ends with Hurley almost killing himself in his car, while his superiors might have preferred he had.. Shelia Flannigan unearths some old documents that lead them to Frank Corbett a retired detective that seems more than a little obsessed with Satanists and otherworldly… Read More

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Kevin Hurley id a detective living at the last chance saloon, banished from Dublin he finds himself working a cold case that no one wants solved. But this murder had even darker implications than he realizes, and his mind begins to play tricks on him. Read More

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Tobias Horris is a greedy man, whose only love is money. But he is about about to find out that rules are rules, and not all imaginary creatures are figments of the imagination. Read More
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