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.
Marine Park by Mark Chiusano — 2014

Marine Park by Mark Chiusano — 2014

  Marine Park Mark Chiusano Penguin Books Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . .a strong sense of a unique voice. . ." To call Marine Park a collection of short stories is misleading. A compilation of character sketches, short scenarios or vignettes with...

Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen by Garth Nix — 2014

Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen by Garth Nix — 2014

  Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen Garth Nix HarperCollins Children’s Book Buy This Book www.amazon.com     "Well-written with an engaging central character. . ." Clariel takes the reader on a gripping adventure within the Old Kingdom, a land where Charter Magic...

Darkness, Darkness by John Harvey

Darkness, Darkness by John Harvey

  Darkness, Darkness John Harvey Pegasus Crime Buy This Book www.amazon.com     "Full of gritty detail and realism. . ." Detective Inspector Charlie Resnick is an old-fashioned cop in the new world of policing. Ambition, politics, and making the right moves...

A Single Breath by Lucy Clarke

A Single Breath by Lucy Clarke

  A Single Breath Lucy Clarke Simon & Schuster Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . .a good helping of mystery mixed in with their romance." Eva Bowe has been married only a few months before her husband Jackson is reported lost, presumed drowned. He...

Red Winter by Dan Smith

Red Winter by Dan Smith

  Red Winter Dan Smith Pegasus Crime Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . . a gripping tale of horror and redemption . . ." By 1920 Nikolai “Kolya” Levitsky has seen and done enough terrible things to give him nightmares for the rest of his life. Seeking...

Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War by Max Hastings

Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War by Max Hastings

  Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War Max Hastings Vintage Books Buy This Book www.amazon.com ". . .not the slow trench warfare usually associated with the first world war . . ." Military historian Max Hastings brings order to the horrific chaos and bloodshed that...

The Forbidden by F. R. Tallis

The Forbidden by F. R. Tallis

  The Forbidden F.R. Tallis Pegasus Crime Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . . sure to please readers of horror." In 1873 Dr. Paul Clément witnesses the destruction of a zombie while serving at a French colonial hospital in the West Indies. He learns how...

Assholes: A Theory by Aaron James

Assholes: A Theory by Aaron James

  Assholes: A Theory Aaron James Anchor Books Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . .the definitive survival guide for life in the twenty-first century." We can encounter one at anytime, anywhere. There seems to be more of them than ever before. Philosopher...

Scatter, Adapt, and Remember by Annalee Newitz

Scatter, Adapt, and Remember by Annalee Newitz

  Scatter, Adapt, and Remember How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction Annalee Newitz Anchor Books Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . . our odds of surviving the apocalypse have never been better." Surviving the end of the world has never been so...

Facing the Wave by Gretel Erlich

Facing the Wave by Gretel Erlich

  Facing the Wave A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami Gretel Ehrlich Vintage Books Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . . reveals how a natural disaster can bring out both the best and the worst in a culture." When the massive earthquake and tsunami hit...