December 1st “The Wrong Coat” Reading at La Grange Library

WrongCoatPlease join myself and my fellow authors from the La Grange and Brookfield Writers Groups for readings from our “Wrong Coat” anthology on Thursday, 12-1-2016 at 7PM at the La Grange Library!

“Our coats are quiet, obedient servants, reliably there for us when we need them . . . until they’re not. Learn what can happen when the wrong coat meets the wrong person. It could happen to you.”

Local authors will present a reading from a paperback collection of their fiction works, “The Wrong Coat: an anthology by the Brookfield and La Grange Writers Group,” Thur., Dec 1st, at 7 p.m. at La Grange Public Library Dierkes Community Room AB. The library is located at the southwest corner of Cossitt Avenue and La Grange Road. Our address is 10 West Cossitt Avenue, La Grange, Illinois 60525.

I will have some of my other titles for sale at the even, and you can also check out The Wrong Coat Anthology on Amazon in paperback or Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/Wrong-Coat-anthology-Brookfield-Writers/dp/1530652057/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1467932529&sr=8-1&keywords=The+Wrong+Coat+Anthology

La Grange Library Event Info: http://www.lagrangelibrary.org/events/calendar/details/1/400?title=the-wrong-coat-a-reading-by-la-grange-writers

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What I’m Thankful for . . .

Happy Thanksgiving!

I have had a terrific year as a writer, and I owe that to many people who supported me or took a chance on my fiction.

I want to express my deepest gratitude to the following people, organizations, and publications:

In addition, huge thanks to all of my friends, family members, coworkers, and colleagues who have supported and helped promote my writing!

Frugal Muse Books: www.frugalmusebooks.com
Bookies in South Chicago:
http://bookiespaperbacks.com/
Chimera’s Comics in La Grange: http://www.chimerascomics.com/
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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Black Friday & Small Business Saturday Deal$

Support Local Shops this weekend!

Support Local Shops!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Enjoy a nice meal with your loved ones, get a good night’s rest, and then be sure to shop small and get a head start on your Christmas list!

Support local, small businesses, such as the awesome establishments that have supported my writing over the years: Chimera’s Comics, Bookies, and Frugal Muse Books!

In fact, on Saturday, Nov. 26th, I will be selling and signing books at Chimera’s comics in La Grange, so please drop by! Chimera’s also has plenty of excellent promotions running all weekend at all their locations.

Finally, I have some great Kindle promotions running Thanksgiving Day through early December:

Jake Carter & the Nightmare Gallery is FREE for Kindle Nov. 24th -28th!

Kindle Countdown Deals (starting at .99 cents!) will run from Nov. 23rd – 29th for the following titles:

Enjoy! And remember to stuff those stockings with scary, fun books! :)

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Frugal Muse Books: www.frugalmusebooks.com
Bookies in South Chicago:
http://bookiespaperbacks.com/
Chimera’s Comics in La Grange: http://www.chimerascomics.com/
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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YouTube Scary Story Reading

Huge Thanks to professional voice actor David Lanzafame for doing an incredible reading of my MORE Christmas Terror Tales story “Bone Chill!”

Check out Dave’s amazing work at his YouTube page!

Check out MORE Christmas Terror Tales and my other scary stories books on Amazon, Kindle, and select Chicagoland brick and mortar stores!

David Lanzafame VA: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwlWWbyCc1ipyeCpeREfyDA
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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2 Halloween-Themed Podcasts!

"Careful, hot pen!!!"

“Careful, hot pen!!!”

Hey everyone!

Huge thanks to both Angry Geeks Vs. as well as the Fan2Fan Podcast for having me as a guest this October to talk about some of my favorite things:

Great listening material as Halloween fast approaches! :)

Angry Geeks Vs.: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/angry-geeks-vs/id1071999697?mt=2

Fan2Fan (F2F) Podcast with Bernie Gonzalez: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/fan2fan-podcast-conversation/id1103922493?mt=2

 

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October Readings, Deal$, & Publications!

Happy October!

Happy October!

Happy October!

These deals and events are guaranteed to add a hefty dose of horror to your fall . . .

1.) On Saturday, October 1st at 2.p.m. I will be doing a scary stories reading at Chimera’s Comics in La Grange, IL for 24 Hour Comics Day!

2.) I have Kindle Giveaways and discounts running the first week of October:

3.) My NEW scary story “Cornstalk” will appear in a brand new anthology Hindred Souls, which will be released on Oct. 4th!

4.) I’ll be reading at Frugal Muse Books’ monthly Open Mic Night on Wed. Oct. 19th!

Happy Halloween 2016! :)

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24 Hour Comics Day @ Chimera’s Comics: http://www.chimerascomics.com/event/24-hour-comics-day-forever/?instance_id=35
Hindred Souls:
http://hinderedsouls.com/
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
Frugal Muse Books Open Mic Night: https://frugalmusebooks.com/

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MORE Christmas Terror Tales Book Trailer!

The MORE Christmas Terror Tales Book Trailer is HERE:

Christmas Terror Tales, MORE Christmas Terror Tales, and Valentine Terror Tales are available for $5.50 in paperback, $2.99 on kindle (FREE for Kindle Unlimited Readers!)

Check out the full MORE Christmas Terror Tales press release here: http://www.kevinfolliard.com/blog/?p=855

Special thanks to Ed Glaser of Neon Harbor who created this incredible trailer for me! Check out more awesome Neon Harbor videos, web series, and films here: http://neonharbor.com/

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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Out of the Cave Anthology on Sale NOW!

Check out my story "Midnight Man" in Out of the Cave!

Check out my story “Midnight Man” in Out of the Cave!

I’m pleased to be included in MacKenzie Publishing’s horror-suspense anthology for teens Out of the Cave, on sale NOW!

Demons, trolls, ghosts, werewolves, a mysterious cassette tape, birthdays, camping, hiking, caves, cemeteries, poutine…

QUESTION:
What do the above have in common?

ANSWER:
All these themes (and more!) are contained in this book of 21 stories suitable for youth 13 and up.

In my story “Midnight Man,” thirteen-year-old José is desperate for a wink of sleep on an oppressively hot night in Sun Valley, Nevada, but he’ll fight to stay awake once the sinister Sandman arrives to deliver gray smoke-filled nightmares.

Out of the Cave is a really cool collection for teen horror fans with a wide variety of stories and talent, so be sure to check it out!

Purchase on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Out-Cave-stories-Cassandra-Williams/dp/1927529298/ref=sr_1_2_twi_pap_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1470154475&sr=8-2&keywords=Out+of+the+Cave

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MORE Christmas Terror Tales on Sale NOW!

Available NOW in paperback & Kindle!

Available NOW in paperback & Kindle!

7-30-2016– Author Kevin M. Folliard’s new compilation MORE Christmas Terror Tales: Spine-Tingling Holiday Chillers is now available in paperback and Kindle for scary story fans 12 and up!

The Grim Reaper is making a list and checking it twice, because terrible surprises lurk in the winter wonderland! Strange creatures hide in brown paper packages. Twin sisters hold tickets to a treacherous train ride. And mischievous elves stalk unsuspecting fishermen to pull them under the frozen surface of Mirror Lake.

All season long, these tales of foreboding bargains, creepy cryptids, and sinister stocking stuffers will frighten and delight horror fans of all ages!

Bone-chilling illustrations by Chicago area artist J.T. Molloy enhance each story, bringing snakes, monsters, and alien critters to the page with sinister style.

MORE Christmas Terror Tales: Spine-Tingling Holiday Chillers is sold for $5.50 in paperback and $2.99 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 fiction writer with a degree in English and creative writing from the University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign. His published fiction includes scary stories collections Christmas Terror Tales and Valentine Terror Tales, and adventure novels for 12 and up such as Jake Carter & the Nightmare Gallery, Violet Black & the Curse of Camp Coldwater, and Jimmy Chimaera & the Temple of Champions.

Folliard’s work has been collected in Sanitarium Magazine, as well as anthologies by Nosetouch Press and Black Bed Sheet Books. He has also developed films and web series for the Champaign based studio Neon Harbor, including the acclaimed videogame parody “Press Start” series.

ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR: J.T. Molloy is a Chicago area artist and post production editor.  Recent works include artwork for Valentine Terror Tales and Jimmy Chimaera & the Temple of Champions. Molloy writes and illustrates his action adventure graphic novel The Sapphire Spectre, and he is also a filmmaker with the Chicago sketch group Kick A Rock (www.kickarock.com).

CONTACT:
Kevin M. Folliard
Kmfollia AT Gmail DOT com
www.KevinFolliard.com

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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Wrong Coat Reading at the Brookfield Library

WrongCoatPlease join the myself and my fellow authors from the La Grange and Brookfield Writers Groups for readings from our “Wrong Coat” anthology on Tuesday, 7-12-2016 at 7PM at the Brookfield Library! Info below:

Reading
“The Wrong Coat” anthology 
Tues., July 12, at 7 p.m. at Brookfield Library

“Our coats are quiet, obedient servants, reliably there for us when we need them . . . until they’re not. Learn what can happen when the wrong coat meets the wrong person. It could happen to you.”

Local authors will present a reading from a paperback collection of their fiction works, “The Wrong Coat: an anthology by the Brookfield and La Grange Writers Group,” Tues., July 12, at 7 p.m. at Brookfield Library, 3609 Grand Blvd, Brookfield, IL 60513. For more information, or to register to attend, contact the Brookfield Public Library at 708-485-6917 or visit www.brookfieldlibrary.info.

You can also check out The Wrong Coat Anthology on Amazon in paperback or Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/Wrong-Coat-anthology-Brookfield-Writers/dp/1530652057/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1467932529&sr=8-1&keywords=The+Wrong+Coat+Anthology

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