Matt Palmer and the Komodo Uprising on Sale NOW!

Matt Palmer Cover v1September 16, 2017 – Author Kevin M. Folliard’s middle grade science fiction adventure novel Matt Palmer & the Komodo Uprising is now available through Amazon.com in paperback and Kindle!

When the reality-bending Quantum Bracelet arrives on 12-year-old Matt Palmer’s doorstep, his bratty sister Kara is teleported across dimensions into the clutches of lizard warriors called the Komodo Knights.

It’s up to Matt and his new buddy Prince Quetzel—a wall-clinging chameleon boy who Matt calls Q for short—to cross treacherous desert terrain, battle alien creatures, and rescue Kara. But when the evil Commander Thork gets his claws on the bracelet’s power, the fate of all worlds, in every universe, rests on Matt’s shoulders.

Matt Palmer & the Komodo Uprising is sold for $1o.00 in paperback and $5.00 for Kindle. Preview pages are available through Amazon’s “search inside” feature, and more information is available at www.KevinFolliard.com.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Kevin M. Folliard is a Chicagoland writer whose published fiction includes scary stories collections Christmas Terror Tales and Valentine Terror Tales, and adventure novels such as Jimmy Chimaera & the Temple of Champions. His work has also been collected by Sanitarium Magazine, Flame Tree Publishing, Black Bed Sheet Books, and more. Learn more about his writing at www.KevinFolliard.com!

ABOUT THE ARTIST: J.T. Molloy is a Chicago area artist and post production editor. Recent works include Christmas Terror Tales, Valentine Terror Tales, and his action adventure comic book series The Sapphire Spectre. J.T. is also a filmmaker with the Chicago sketch group Kick A Rock (www.kickarock.com).

Matt Palmer in Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/Palmer-Komodo-Uprising-Kevin-Folliard/dp/1975660307/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1505594817&sr=8-1&keywords=Matt+Palmer+and+the+Komodo+Uprising
Matt Palmer on Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B075PJG5ND/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1505594817&sr=8-2&keywords=Matt+Palmer+and+the+Komodo+Uprising

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Guns, Clowns, and Dinosaurs!

I’ve had a number of terrific stories come out right on top of each other, so I want to make sure that nothing slips through the cracks for my readers. Here are the most recent publications from Kevin M. Folliard:

authorbanner2017 (2)“Objects” available in Parsec Ink’s new anthology Triangulation: Appetites: A young woman facing the end of her marriage seeks to pawn her wedding rings to an emaciated broker, with an unusual appetite for tragedy. MORE INFO

“Carnival Debt” available in The Edge: Infinite Darkness: A young man at his estranged father’s deathbed is sucked into a dark memory from his childhood, and reminded of a strange bargain made with pack of heinous clowns.  MORE INFO

“Baryonyx Crossing” available in Gothic Fantasy: Lost Worlds Short Stories: On a lake system plagued by ferocious meat-eating dinosaurs, a mother searches for her missing teenage son, determined to protect him from the savage creatures that claimed her husband. MORE INFO

“The Other Side of the Confessional” available at Uprising Review: A flash fiction piece that explores the inner (or perhaps outer) demons of a Catholic priest haunted by regret. Uprising Review also published an author interview with yours truly! MORE INFO

As always, watch this blog for up-to-date info about all my writing! More to come in 2017! :)

Buy Gothic Fantasy: Lost Worlds on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Worlds-Short-Stories-Gothic-Fantasy/dp/178664181X/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1504033494&sr=8-2&keywords=Gothic+Fantasy+Lost+Worlds
Buy The Edge: Infinite Darkness on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Infinite-Darkness-Edge-Patrick-Reuman/dp/1974450880/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1502918956&sr=8-1&keywords=the+edge%3A+infinite+darkness
Buy Triangulation: Appetites on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Triangulation-Appetites-Frank-Oreto/dp/1548648116/ref=sr_1_sc_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1502201907&sr=8-1-spell&keywords=Triangulation+Appetties
Uprising Review: http://www.uprisingreview.com/
Kevin Folliard’s Books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Kevin-Folliard/e/B0097S7T0A/ref=ntt_dp_epwbk_0
Kevin M. Folliard on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kevinfolliard

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“Baryonyx Crossing” Available NOW in Gothic Fantasy: Lost Worlds Short Stories

GothicFantasyCoverCheck out my dinosaur adventure story “Baryonyx Crossing” available in the new anthology Gothic Fantasy: Lost Worlds Short Stories!

Following the great success of our Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror, Science Fiction, Murder Mayhem and Crime & Mystery this latest title is packed with dark valleys, high mountain passes, dinosaurs and endless dark creations. Contains a fabulous mix of classic and brand new writing, with authors from the US, Canada, and the UK.

This incredible collection includes tales by exciting new authors (like myself) alongside sci-fi, fantasy, and horror icons like H.G. Wells, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, H.P. Lovecraft, Jules Verne, Jonathan Swift, Rudyard Kipling, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and more!

My story “Baryonyx Crossing,” takes place in the world of New Pangea, a lost continent where humans live side-by-side with Mesozoic beasts. On a lake system plagued by ferocious meat-eating dinosaurs, a mother searches for her missing teenage son, determined to protect him from the same savage creatures that claimed her husband.

It is a tremendous honor, and childhood dream come true, for me to have a dinosaur adventure story published alongside such great authors. I hope that everyone will enjoy this story!

Buy Gothic Fantasy: Lost Worlds on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Worlds-Short-Stories-Gothic-Fantasy/dp/178664181X/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1504033494&sr=8-2&keywords=Gothic+Fantasy+Lost+Worlds
Explore more from Flame Tree Publishing: https://www.flametreepublishing.com/index.html

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“Carnival Debt” Available NOW in The Edge: Infinite Darkness

Infinite DarknessCheck out my short story “Carnival Debt” available in the new anthology The Edge: Infinite Darkness!

Patrick Reuman presents 17 tales woven from deep within the confines of 10 twisted minds. Embrace the dark.

In my story “Carnival Debt,” a young man at his estranged father’s deathbed is sucked into a dark memory from his childhood, and reminded of a strange bargain made with pack of heinous clowns. Check out my story, as well as others by Patrick Reuman and many other talented writers at the link below!

More new stories–and a brand new middle grade adventure novel–are on the way! I will keep everyone posted!  :)

Buy The Edge: Infinite Darkness on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Infinite-Darkness-Edge-Patrick-Reuman/dp/1974450880/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1502918956&sr=8-1&keywords=the+edge%3A+infinite+darkness
More Books from Patrick Reuman: https://www.amazon.com/Patrick-Reuman/e/B01DAPR23O/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_book_1

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New Story at Uprising Review!

The-Other-Side-of-the-ConfessionalHead on over to Uprising Review to read my flash fiction piece “The Other Side of the Confessional!”

The Uprising Review is a literary magazine that celebrates freedom of speech and a diversity of ideas. Writers should be able create without the fear of being shot down because of their unique ideas or perspective. When a publisher tries to impose their own bias, the creative process is tarnished. Ideas were meant to be shared and everyone deserves a voice. That is what inspired us to create the Uprising Review.

My piece explores the inner (or perhaps outer) demons of a Catholic priest haunted by regret. Check out the story for FREE at the link below, and watch this space for more new story announcements, because there is definitely more to come! :)

“The Other Side of the Confessional”: http://www.uprisingreview.com/the-other-side-of-the-confessional/
Uprising Review: http://www.uprisingreview.com/

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“Objects” Published in Triangulation: Appetites

Triangulation_AppetitesCheck out my short story “Objects” available in Parsec Ink’s new anthology Triangulation: Appetites!

Parsec Ink presents the thirteenth volume in its celebrated speculative fiction anthology series. This year, twenty-one authors from around the world explore everything we hunger for, from our noblest desires to our darkest cravings. Robots and dragons contemplate their crimes of passion. An artist must decide if greatness is worth the terrible cost. Earth’s finest chef finds the unlikely way to an alien overlord’s heart. Revenge and romance bloom on the borders of reality. Satisfy your craving for great storytelling today.

In my story “Objects,” a young woman facing the end of her marriage seeks to pawn her wedding rings to an emaciated broker, with an unusual appetite for tragedy. Check out my story, as well as others by many talented writers at the link below!

More new stories on the horizon! :)

Buy Triangulation: Appetites on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Triangulation-Appetites-Frank-Oreto/dp/1548648116/ref=sr_1_sc_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1502201907&sr=8-1-spell&keywords=Triangulation+Appetties
Parsec Ink: http://parsecink.com/

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Summer Reading Giveaway!

It’s summer reading season, and if you’re looking for some adventure, I’ve got 2 great Kindle giveaways starting this week!

Jake Carter & the Nightmare Gallery and Jimmy Chimaera & the Temple of Champions are both FREE for Kindle from June 1st through June 5th.

Jake Carter & the Nightmare Gallery
“When 6th grade outcast Jake Carter meets the enigmatic Dr. Shade, he gains access to the mental realm of the dreamscape, where anything is possible. But when he uncovers the doctor’s nightmarish agenda, protecting the world of sleeping innocents takes Jake on an adventure past the boundaries of imagination.”

Jimmy Cover wTitle v2Jimmy Chimaera & the Temple of Champions
“When 12-year-old Jimmy Rourke travels to the Hydroverse, a watery universe nourished by streams of starlight, he becomes the Chimaera—a hero with the combined powers of the Animal Kingdom.”

These are great books for young readers kicking back at the pool or beach, so now is the time to snag and sample them!

I’ll have more news about some brand NEW stories as the summer unfolds. Watch this blog for all the updates! :)

Kevin Folliard’s Books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Kevin-Folliard/e/B0097S7T0A/ref=ntt_dp_epwbk_0
Kevin Folliard’s Books on Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/5266996.Kevin_M_Folliard
Kevin M. Folliard on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kevinfolliard
Terror Tales on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Christmas-Terror-Tales/204731106257625

 

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Lucky FREE Kindle Book

Violet Black and the Curse of Camp ColdwaterYou’re in luck!

For the next five Friday’s you can get Violet Black & the Curse of Camp Coldwater FREE for your Kindle! Grab Violet on any of the following dates:

  • March 17th, 24th, & March 31st
  • April 7th & 14th

stpatdayKevin Folliard’s Books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Kevin-Folliard/e/B0097S7T0A/ref=ntt_dp_epwbk_0
Kevin Folliard’s Books on Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/5266996.Kevin_M_Folliard
Kevin M. Folliard on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kevinfolliard
Terror Tales on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Christmas-Terror-Tales/204731106257625

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February Kindle Giveaways!

Happy Valentine’s Day, readers!

Make sure that you pick up your copy of Valentine Terror Tales (5.50 paperback, 2.99 kindle)!

In addition, because I love my readers, I’m giving away three awesome novels for FREE this month: Jake Carter & the Nightmare Gallery, Violet Black & the Curse of Camp Coldwater, and Jimmy Chimaera & the Temple of Champions.

Watch for Kindle Giveaways on the following dates:

  • Friday: Feb. 3rd
  • Friday: Feb. 10th
  • February 12, 13, & 14!

Enjoy these awesome books, and please remember to review! :)

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Kevin Folliard’s Books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Kevin-Folliard/e/B0097S7T0A/ref=ntt_dp_epwbk_0
Kevin Folliard’s Books on Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/5266996.Kevin_M_Folliard
Kevin M. Folliard on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kevinfolliard
Terror Tales on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Christmas-Terror-Tales/204731106257625

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Read My Short Story “Champ” at The Horror Tree!

horror-tree-holidayMy first official 2017 publication has arrived!

Check out my New England horror story “Champ” and a slew of other talented writing over at The Horror Tree’s “Trembling with Fear” feature section.

Horror Tree is an awesome resource for writers and readers looking to explore emerging horror markets, and they’ve been an invaluable resource to me as a writer in getting many of my recent works published. I am very pleased and honored to be featured there, and I look forward to sharing more stories with everyone this year. :)

The Horror Tree: http://horrortree.com/
Trembling with Fear: http://horrortree.com/category/trembling-with-fear/

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