by Derek Nikitas


  • Release: October 2015
  • Young Adult Thriller
  • 304 pg.
  • Available for order in hardcover and e-book

Just when everything seems to be falling apart, Russ receives a message on his cell phone — from himself. Recorded in the future, ‘future Russ’ informes him that the day can be fixed if he’s willing to use an app to leap twelve hours into the past. Russ is happy to oblige, figuring the day can’t get any worse. But he couldn’t be more wrong. Because as soon as Russ tampers with time and space, he introduces dangerous glitches he can’t control, including alternate of himself. And suddenly Russ’s sanity and the lives of everyone he cares about are at risk if he can’t find a way to regain control of his own life— past, present and future.


  • Released : October 2009
  • Mystery/Thriller
  • 332 pg.
  • Available in hardcover and e-book

An Atlanta housecleaner flees her nowhere life to reunite with the son she gave up for adoption. The teenage boy joins his longlost mother on an unlawful road trip that proves how much they both have to lose by finding each other. Elsewhere, a deputy must track down the shooter in a drug-related double murder before other investigators discover the deputy’s illicit ties to the case. The killer is an unbalanced college kid hunted by vengeful drug dealers and the police, haunted by loves both dead and forbidden. When the renegade mother and son arrive, past sins and present gambits will ensnare them in the violent endgame between the deputy and the desperate killer.

THE NEW DEAD: A Zombie Anthology

  • Contributing writer/Anthology
  • Released : February 2010
  • Genre Fiction/Horror
  • 400 pg.
  • Available in paperback and e-book

Stoker-award-winning author Christopher Golden has assembled an original anthology of never-before-published zombie stories from an eclectic array of today’s hottest writers. Inside there are stories about military might in the wake of an outbreak, survival in a wasted wasteland, the ardor of falling in love with a zombie, and a family outing at the circus. Here is a collection of new views on death and resurrection.

With stories from Joe Hill, John Connolly, Max Brooks, Kelley Armstrong, Tad Williams, David Wellington, David Liss, Aimee Bender, Jonathan Maberry, and many others, this is a wildly diverse and entertaining collection…the Last Word on the New Dead.


RUNAWAY (A Short Story)

  • Released : September 2014
  • Short Story
  • 25 pg.
  • Available in Kindle format
On a long, aimless summer day, Jeremy and Auden find that their secret fort has been breached. Inside they discover a ragged young girl, holding a serrated kitchen knife. Rhonda Peach is a runaway, and as the two boys befriend her and spend more time with her, the stories she weaves—and the lies she tells—begin to shake their naive, fragile world. Then, when Auden and Rhonda go missing, Jeremy begins a search that quickly unravels into a surreal nightmare.


  • Released : December 2008
  • Mystery/Thriller
  • 320 pg.
  • Available in paperback and e-book

Punky Lucia Moberg turns sixteen in a week. She steals CDs from stores, argues with Mom, pines for the rebel boy next door. But adolescence ends fast in a mall parking lot when Luc’s professor father is shot dead in an apparent botched stickup. The killer flees, and so ignites an inferno that will engulf all the women it touches: a mother whose domestic life is shrouded in darkness, a pregnant outlaw desperate for a secure life, a dogged family cop atoning for her own family’s collapse, and Lucia herself, caught in the peril and violence that surrounds her.