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The Fall of Castle Carrick – A Dark Suspense Novel by J Edward Neill

December 20, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

Alex O’Riley has always tried not to fit in. In his simple life, at his tiny house, he paints quiet masterpieces while living as a hermit. But with one phone call from a brash New York lawyer, Alex learns he’s inherited Castle Carrick, the grandest fortress in Northern Ireland. At Carrick, strange and dark events […]

The Moon is Forever – Poetry of the Night

December 18, 2019 | Books!, poems | Permalink

Love Sorrow Hope Yearning In their first published poetry book, J Edward Neill and H.R. Reiter touch on these subjects and more. Poetry of the Night is full of powerful, expressive poems, written in free verse, meaning no attachment to form, structure, or rhyme. Get it now…right here.   *

Oh Look, It’s Every Bad Book Review I’ve Ever Gotten!

December 15, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

Hi. I’m J Edward.  I write books. I try to please my readers. I really do. I want them ALL to have a great experience whenever they crack the cover. But… We writers can’t please everyone. Not even close. Some readers will be indifferent, and others only mildly interested. And still others will be so […]

Buy a Book – Get a Free Art Print

December 7, 2019 | Art!, Books!, Free Stuff | Permalink

Book lovers… Art collectors… Humans… Here’s what’s up. If you buy any one of the following five books, I’ll send you a free art print of your choice. No restrictions. Any art print from my catalog you like. I’ve got a fun conversation-starting book, a sci-fi thriller, a futuristic novella, a dark dystopian tale, and […]

The Fall of Castle Carrick (Now Available)

November 25, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

Alex O’Riley has always tried not to fit in. In his simple life, at his tiny Savannah house, he paints quiet masterpieces while living as a hermit. But with one phone call from a brash New York lawyer, Alex learns he’s inherited Castle Carrick, the grandest castle in all of Northern Ireland. At Carrick, strange […]

Kindle Unlimited is now HALF OFF

November 5, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

Well well… Get six months of Kindle Unlimited (which lets readers read unlimited ebooks) for half off the normal price point. It’s a deal too good for even stingy me to pass up… Click the pic to start reading books for almost nothing.

Tell Me Where to Send Your Free Copy of The Fall of Castle Carrick!

October 27, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

The Fall of Castle Carrick FREE ARC (Advance Review Copies) available for U.S. Book Reviewers * * * Alex O’Riley has always tried not to fit in. In his simple life, at his tiny Savannah house, he paints quiet masterpieces while living as a hermit. But with one phone call from a brash New York lawyer, Alex […]

Lords of the Black Sands Giveaway

August 14, 2019 | Books!, Free Stuff | Permalink

Want a free digital copy of dark, dystopian thriller, Lords of the Black Sands? Review it on the ‘Zon when you’re finished reading, and I’ll send your copy today! Click here (or click the book cover below.)

Lords of the Black Sands – The Apocalypse is Now!

June 12, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

For centuries, Galen has fled from the Pharaoh and his immortal servant, the Nemesis. Not any more. Across the desolate wasteland of the ruined Kingdom of Earth, Galen marches toward his only chance at freedom. Only he can live forever. Only he can defeat the Lords of the Black Sands.  

Soaked to my Bones

May 25, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

Soaked to my very bones, I stood in the mansion’s foyer. My boots left puddles on the shadowed stones, and my shirt made a storm of its own, raining dark water in a circle around me. All the lights were off—the maid had scurried back to her tower for the day. If only it were […]

Books for your Brrrrrrrrrains!

May 7, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

101 Questions for Humanity – The supreme coffee table book for armchair philosophers. Designed to provoke, question, and challenge. Crack the cover open during big parties, small gatherings, or lonely nights on the couch. Once you taste one question, you’ll want to devour them all! Here’s a sample. 101 Deeper, Darker Questions for Humanity – […]