Cindy Matthews

Cindy Matthews

Cindy A. Matthews' articles and essays have appeared in over forty publications. She works as a freelance manuscript evaluator, book reviewer, and copy editor. Her writer's guide, Defeating the Slushpile Monster, was a finalist in the self-help/non-fiction category of the 2009 EPIC awards and is now available in print and in Kindle formats. More information about her editorial services and non-fiction works can be found at her web site/blog www.cindyamatthews.com Writing as Cynthianna, Cindy has published contemporary and fantasy romantic-comedies. Cindy also writes sf/paranormal erotic-romance as Celine Chatillon. See her work on Amazon.com.
The Blooding by James McGee

The Blooding by James McGee

The Blooding, James McGee, Pegasus Crime — On escaping from Bonaparte’s France, British secret agent Matthew Hawkwood finds himself in the United States. It’s the year 1812, and the young country is now at war with Britain.

Press Start to Play: An Anthology edited by Wilson and Adams

Press Start to Play: An Anthology edited by Wilson and Adams

Press Start to Play: An Anthology, Wilson and Adams, Vintage Books — We were never designed to live the lives we do nowadays—stuck in cubicles all day instead of out hunting and gathering, fighting for our very survival as our ancestors once did. Modern humans are in desperate need to exorcise their “evolutionary demons,” and what better method to do so than by playing video games?

Trident Code by Thomas Waite

Trident Code by Thomas Waite

Trident Code (A Lana Elkins thriller), Thomas Waite, 47North — The cyber-terrorist hijack of a US submarine brings NSA computer expert Lana Elkins forward once again to fight for her country.

The Fall by John Lescroart

The Fall by John Lescroart

The Fall, John Lescroart, Atria Books — Anlya Paulson, seventeen years of age and African-American, takes a fatal plunge from an overpass late one evening. With possible racial overtones to her death, the police and the DA’s office are under intense political pressure to find and convict her killer.

Charlie’s Pride by Dee Hubbard

Charlie’s Pride by Dee Hubbard

Charlie’s Pride, Dee Hubbard, Fithian Press — Charlie the Hawk can’t help but identify with the Klamath River, his father’s tribe’s ancestral home. It springs forth from the distant mountains and fights its way to the ocean. So like the river, Charlie’s life is one long struggle from its inception to its end, flooded with his tears and littered with his fears.

The Darkest Heart by Dan Smith

The Darkest Heart by Dan Smith

The Darkest Heart, Dan Smith, Pegasus Crime — Zico is just another young hoodlum living in small-town Brazil. He acts as a hit-man for Costa, the local criminal big shot. Zico is good at the job, but trouble comes when he decides the life is no longer for him.

Challenger Deep by Neil Shusterman

Challenger Deep by Neil Shusterman

Challenger Deep, Neil Shusterman, (Harper Teen)–Challenger Deep plunges boldly into the depths of mental illness without the protection of a diving bell, giving the reader a visceral sense of how the mind tries to cope from the intimate perspective of the sufferer.

Death in Florence by Paul Strathern

Death in Florence by Paul Strathern

Death in Florence, Paul Strathern, (Pegasus Books)–Italy in the late fifteenth century comprised a number of city-states engaged in often vicious competition for trade and resources. Alliances between them were made and broken and remade with astonishing frequency.

The Monet Murders by Terry Mort

The Monet Murders by Terry Mort

The Monet Murders, by Terry Mort (Pegasus Crime)| Hollywood is a place for aliases. Nobody’s who they claim to be which suits Bruno Feldspar, PI to the stars, just fine. He has his own reasons for working under a pseudonym.

Spring Remains by Mons Kallentoft

Spring Remains by Mons Kallentoft

  Spring Remains Mons Kallentoft Emily Bestler Books (Washington Square Press) Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . . will please all readers of gritty Scandinavian crime fiction." Spring in the Swedish city of Linköping, Detective Malin Fors is at her...