debut novel, Call of the Jersey Devilwill be an Amazon
Big Deal from today, April 25 until Sunday, May 11.
The Pine Barrens of New Jersey are a wasteland - well, even
more so than the rest of the state.Few people
can live there, businesses certainly don't thrive, and other than the trees
that cast an impenetrable darkness over the sugar sand, not a lot of things
flourish in the unusual landscape.
Except for the Jersey Devil. Hellspawn of folklore and
Which makes it the perfect place for a Goth festival!
Or, at least that's what brings five disenfranchised mall
rats and a washed up Goth musician to a particular, lonely cabin in this
wasteland.Where they're about to find
out that it really is true: New Jersey is an entrance to Hell.
With the help of a lone witch, this small group must face
off against their deepest fears and the most unholy monsters in a battle where
their very souls, the world they live in, and any chance of returning to Hot
Topic is at stake!
And Darby Karchut has TWO specials.Right now Gideon's
Spear, the sequel to Finn Finnegan
is also an Amazon
Big Deal from today, April 25, until Sunday, May 8!
For Finn, it's time to Irish up.
When a power-crazed
sorceress and the neighborhood pack of beast-like goblins team up and threaten
both his master and his friends, thirteen-year-old Finn (not Finnegan)
MacCullen does the only thing an apprentice monster hunter can do: he takes the
fight to the enemy. And woe to the foe he meets along the way.
I'm so excited to finally share with everyone this AWESOME
cover for another of my authors, the wonderful D.M. Cunningham, by the super-wicked
artist, Veronica V. Jones!
Love comic-book villains? Love mad genius and Tesla? Love
12-year-old potty humor?
Yeah, me too. :) But the cover gives you a glimpse of the
super-awesome-ness of what to expect from Niles
Wormwart, Accidental Villain.
NILES WORMWART, ACCIDENTAL VILLAIN
By D.M. Cunningham
In the science fair world of ketchup-spewing
volcanoes and potato clocks, one boy, Niles Wormwart, plans to alter the
history of science fairs with his time travel wristwatch based on Nicola
Tesla's work. Unfortunately, history has different plans for Niles.
After Niles blows up his school's science wing with his project, his father,
deciding his son needs to man up, make some friends, and take a break from his
constant experiments, sends unsuspecting Niles off to the mysterious Camp Mayhem.
The only problem is that Niles' father thinks it's a role-playing camp. Well,
Headed up by the ominous Red Czechmark, Camp
Mayhem is ground zero for training the future villains of today. A place for
real kids to realize the real villain inside them. Niles sharpens his focus on
escaping the camp while everyone inside wants him to sharpen his focus on
discovering his own dark powers. There's a sinister plot brewing, and Niles is
dead in the middle of it.
Thrust into a world he only thought existed in
comic books. Niles discovers his true potential inside the walls of Camp
Mayhem-the potential to become the darkest of evils or stay true to his
Title: Niles Wormwart, Accidental Villain
Author: D.M. Cunningham
Publisher: Spencer Hill Middle Grade
Print ISBN: 978-1-939392-37-4
Ebook ISBN: 978-1-939392-38-1
Release Date: 11/25/2014
Formats: Paper, e-book
If you'd like to request an ARC, please use the reviewer form on our
website. ARCs will ship in September 2014.