A June Overview – Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!


June was a star-studded month over at Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! Give these interviews a listen, and stay tuned for more exciting conversation with the authors we have coming in July! Christopher Rice, author of Snow Garden and The Vines joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! – June 4th, 2015 Julie Hutchings,Continue reading “A June Overview – Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!”

Writing with T & A: Two Heads Are Better Than One


We’re nearly finished with the first volume of The Ghosts of Ravencrest and are already planning the next. We love Ravencrest because it allows us to stay current or to hop into history. Every lord of Ravencrest and his family has a story that plays into the tale of its current master, Eric Manning. FindingContinue reading “Writing with T & A: Two Heads Are Better Than One”

Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!: Upcoming Guests


Just a teaser on the upcoming guests we have coming to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! To see the full guest list, go here: http://alistaircross.com/Guests and be sure to give our Facebook page a like. Laurell K. Hamilton, author of the Anita Blake Vampire Hunter series – June 25th, 2015 Jeff Lindsay, author of the DEXTERContinue reading “Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!: Upcoming Guests”

CONFIRMED: Jeff Lindsay to join Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!


Jeff Lindsay, the author of the bestselling DEXTER series, has been confirmed as a guest on Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! Following the debut of DARKLY DREAMING DEXTER, the wildly popular television series began, and in July, we’ll be talking to the man behind the magic and the murder. For more updates on greatContinue reading “CONFIRMED: Jeff Lindsay to join Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!”

The 8th Installment of The Ghosts of Ravencrest is Underway


The 8th installment of The Ghosts of Ravencrest is coming … “The Ghosts of Ravencrest is riveting. The characters are wonderful, the subplots are perfect, and the setting is stunning and well-researched. This series is like a roller coaster that goes up and up – the Mannings are literary gold.” -QL Pearce, bestselling author ofContinue reading “The 8th Installment of The Ghosts of Ravencrest is Underway”

Vampires on the Brain


Chelsea Quinn Yarbro’s Count Saint-Germain. Charlaine Harris’ Southern Vampires Mysteries. Laurell K. Hamilton’s vampires in the Anita Blake series. Anne Rice’s Lestat, and of course Bram Stoker’s Dracula. These iconic vampires inspire us all. After Chelsea Quinn Yarbro’s April 23rd visit to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! we got to thinking about all theContinue reading “Vampires on the Brain”

THE CRIMSON CORSET: News


As the release of The Crimson Corset draws close, I find myself humbled by the amount of interest that readers have taken in this book. I’ve gotten a lot of questions about its release date, what formats it will be available in, and whether or not it is part of a series. I’m flattered by this interest, and willContinue reading “THE CRIMSON CORSET: News”

Laurell K. Hamilton joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!


Next Thursday, June 25th, we’ll be spending the hour with Laurell K Hamilton​ at Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE​! The show starts at 9 pm Eastern, 6 Pacific, 7 Mountain, and 8 Central. Join the Facebook event here. Listen to the show at Haunted Nights LIVE! #1 New York Times bestselling author Laurell K.Continue reading “Laurell K. Hamilton joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!”

And The Show Goes On …


After two weeks of reading, rewriting, and reading again, I’ve completed the first major edit of The Crimson Corset. The manuscript still has to go through the official editors, but after that (and a final read-through) The Crimson Corset will be a real book, ready for consumption. The expected eBook release is mid to late July and shortly thereafter, it will go to paper.Continue reading “And The Show Goes On …”

Julie Hutchings joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!


Tomorrow night on Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!, we’ll be talking to Julie Hutchings, author of RUNNING HOME, and RUNNING AWAY. The link goes live at 9 pm EST: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/authorsontheairradio2/2015/06/12/julie-hutchings-joins-thorne-cross-haunted-nights-live At Haunted Nights LIVE!, we talk all things horror and paranormal with the biggest names in the business. From fiction writers and paranormal investigatorsContinue reading “Julie Hutchings joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!”

THE CRIMSON CORSET Cover Reveal


Here it is. The cover art for my solo novel, THE CRIMSON CORSET. THE CRIMSON CORSET will be available to buy later this summer. Welcome to Crimson Cove Sheltered by ancient redwoods, nestled in mountains overlooking the California coast, the cozy village of Crimson Cove has it all: sophisticated retreats, fine dining, a beautiful lake,Continue reading “THE CRIMSON CORSET Cover Reveal”

The Ghosts of Ravencrest: Danse Macabre #7


(Danse Macabre, the 7th installment in The Ghosts of Ravencrest series, will be available next week) House of Fear Even as governess Belinda Moorland and her handsome employer, Eric Manning, grow closer, she is haunted by her own past  – and Ravencrest’s. From the screams in the shadowed blackness of the indoor pool, to the horrifyingContinue reading “The Ghosts of Ravencrest: Danse Macabre #7”