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.
American Science Fiction: 1960-1966 & 1968-1969

American Science Fiction: 1960-1966 & 1968-1969

American Science Fiction: 1960-1966 & 1968-1969, Gary K. Wolfe Editor, Library of America – The 1960s saw a huge upsurge in groundbreaking science fiction in America. Champions of the genre produced a volume of work that redefined the nature of science fiction and how it related to the real world.

Miracle Man by William R Leibowitz

Miracle Man by William R Leibowitz

Miracle Man, William R Leibowitz, MMR – From an early age Bobby Austin shows he’s no ordinary child, in spite of the terrible circumstances of his birth. His foster parents are amazed at Bobby’s phenomenal intelligence.

Nine Elms by Robert Bryndza

Nine Elms by Robert Bryndza

Nine Elms, Robert Bryndza, Thomas & Mercer – Autumn 1995: Kate Marshall was a rising young Detective Constable with the Metropolitan Police, one of a team tasked with catching a serial killer nicknamed the Nine Elms Cannibal.

You, Me, Everything by Catherine Isaac

You, Me, Everything by Catherine Isaac

You, Me, Everything, Catherine Isaac, Penguin – Ten years ago Jess Pendleton went through childbirth with only her mother to support her. Her partner Adam failed to respond to any of the frantic messages telling him to get to the hospital.

Tatiana’s War by Perry Cockerell

Tatiana’s War by Perry Cockerell

Tatiana’s War, Perry Cockerell, Alliance Publishing – World War II is over. African-American journalists Tatiana and Oliver Smith have returned home from covering the battlefronts of Europe and are adjusting to life as civilians once more.

Pretty Revenge by Emily Liebert

Pretty Revenge by Emily Liebert

Pretty Revenge, Emily Liebert, Gallery Books – Twelve year old Kerrie O’Malley always admired the girl across the road, seventeen year old Jordan Butler. She seemed too beautiful and sophisticated for their Connecticut hometown.

The Peanuts Papers edited by Andrew Blauner

The Peanuts Papers edited by Andrew Blauner

The Peanuts Papers, Andrew Blauner, Library of America – The Peanuts cartoon series by Charles M Schultz is famous all over the world. Charlie Brown and friends have entertained children and adults alike since the strip was first published in 1950 to the present day.

The Adventure of the Peculiar Protocols by Nicholas Meyer

The Adventure of the Peculiar Protocols by Nicholas Meyer

The Adventure of the Peculiar Protocols by Nicholas Meyer, Minotaur Books – London, 1905. Dr. John Watson is enjoying life. His second marriage is blissful, his medical practice successful. The heady days of adventure with Sherlock Homes seem behind him—or so he thinks.

Mama Hissa’s Mice by Saud Alsanousi

Mama Hissa’s Mice by Saud Alsanousi

Mama Hissa’s Mice, Saud Alsanousi, Amazon Crossing – Katkouk, Fahd and Sadiq are a mismatched trio who grew up together in the Surra district of Kuwait in the last quarter of the twentieth century. Lacking a common faith or heritage, nevertheless they form a solid friendship.