If you’re going to be in the L.A. area, I’ll be teaching a course entitled Writing Short Fiction through Pasadena City College Extension during the month of February 2014. The class will meet on Saturdays, and we’ll be (attempting to) write a complete short story from start to finish. Details here.
Turnbull House is available now through your favorite retailer. If your favorite retailer happens to be Bold Strokes Books, you can buy a paperback and ebook bundle for a special low price!
Turnbull House has been getting some fantastic reviews. Read what people are saying here:
“Turnbull House is as flawless a historical novel as I’ve ever read.”
–The Novel Approach Reviews
“Jess Faraday’s writing style is rich and eloquent, distinctive and dramatic. It draws you in, making you feel a part of the story.”
–Mrs. Condit Reads Reviews
“The prose is beautiful as are the character and plot developments. Be sure to add this to your ‘To Be Read’ list.”–Reviews by Amos Lassen
“TURNBULL HOUSE was special. So addicting. I needed to read more. The characters were distinct, sexy, and believable.”–Books A to Z Reviews
Now available through Elm Books: Fae Love, six tales of supernatural love by six talented authors.Isn’t it pretty? Undeath and the Detective is here, and waiting for you! In paperback and ebook.
Also, Elm Books is proud to announce that we’re reissuing our first two mystery anthologies, Death on a Cold Night and Death and the Detective. Available now in paperback and ebook from Elm Books.
Proud to announce that the BSB anthology Women of the Dark Streets, featuring my story The Trickster Codex has won a Goldie Award! Congratulations to my fellow authors!
What readers are saying about The Left Hand of Justice:
“…fast paced and delightfully dark” (BN customer review)
“a setting that blends the grime of history with a brassy steampunk shine” (BN customer review)
“an exciting book, with attention to historical detail, as well as exciting drama. It’s a worthy second novel, after Lambda shorlisted mystery, the Affair of the Porcelain Dog” (Amazon customer review)
“A really good read for anyone of any gender who enjoys a well written book.” (Goodreads reader review)
“Fast pace and interesting characters kept me glued to the pages until I finished” (Amazon customer review).
The Affair of the Porcelain Dog is now available as an audiobook through Audible.com. Audible is a great service, and if you’ve never tried audiobooks before, why not start with mine =) ?
“Victorian London comes alive through the eyes of a 19th century outlier.”
“The story is believable and has action, suspense, and mystery. Jess develops the characters, giving them a history, an emotional life, and believable personalities.”
“Philip Battley narrated the heck out of this book! He took Jess Faraday’s amazing story and put such an incredible performance behind his reading. Every accent and every tone just burst with verisimilitude.”