The Vampires of Crimson Cove series The Crimson Corset eBook: https://amzn.to/3ePl34T Paper: https://amzn.to/3xCgTWx Audio: https://adbl.co/3nKUMbV The Silver Dagger eBook: https://amzn.to/3vxN87n Paper: https://amzn.to/2PCMsOL Audio: coming soon The Black Wasp: Coming 6/13
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NEW RELEASE Available for Pre-Order
The Angel Alejandro is available for pre-order. Buy it today and have it directly sent to your Kindle on January 25th: http://tinyurl.com/z9mc5un A Man without a Past After a near-fatal accident, Madison O’Riley is faced with an astonishing problem: What to do with the man who saved her life. Naive and heart-stoppingly handsome,Continue reading “NEW RELEASE Available for Pre-Order”
.99 Cents For Jim Morrison, Elvis, and Jack the Ripper?
Tamara Thorne’s ETERNITY goes on sale for .99 on Monday, August 1st! Get a copy at: http://tinyurl.com/hgo8xzw Read a review of ETERNITY at HELLNOTES: http://tinyurl.com/jktk5xm Currently, she and I are writing a collaboration that takes place in Eternity, which is a sequel to CANDLE BAY and features Michael, Winter, Chynna, and Arnie from myContinue reading “.99 Cents For Jim Morrison, Elvis, and Jack the Ripper?”
The Angel Alejandro
THE ANGEL ALEJANDRO – coming later this year. After a near-fatal accident, Madison O’Riley is faced with an extraordinary problem: What to do with the man who saved her life. He calls himself Alejandro … and he has no memory of who he is or where he came from. As they set out toContinue reading “The Angel Alejandro”
Today is the last day to get your copy of THE CLIFFHOUSE HAUNTING for .99 on Amazon! And here’s a list of the weekend’s events!
THE CLIFFHOUSE HAUNTING is on sale NOW for .99!
Today through Saturday, The Cliffhouse Haunting is on sale for only .99 at Amazon! To celebrate, here is this week’s copy of the The Cliffside Weekly Chronicle! Just click the pic below to obtain your .99 cent copy! THE CLIFFSIDE WEEKLY CHRONICLE Another Death at the Peppermint Stix Motel Another body has been found inContinue reading “THE CLIFFHOUSE HAUNTING is on sale NOW for .99!”
MOTHER: Available Tomorrow
Tomorrow’s the big day. MOTHER will be available to buy! Links to follow. “Mother is a thriller in the truest sense of the word. What begins with a walk through a nice neighborhood in a nice town quickly becomes a chilling and unnerving descent into madness that is harder and harder to escape. Because IContinue reading “MOTHER: Available Tomorrow”
FACEBOOK EVENT Today at 7 – 8 pm EST
Today, at 7 – 8 pm EST, Tamara Thorne and I will be chatting about our upcoming book, MOTHER, on Facebook at The Edge of Madness Release Party. Just go to this page, join the event, and come hang out with us from 7 – 8 pm EST, where we’ll be discussing writing, MOTHER, books,Continue reading “FACEBOOK EVENT Today at 7 – 8 pm EST”
GRAVE EXPECTATIONS is Available!
GRAVE EXPECTATIONS, episode 1 of THE WITCHES OF RAVENCREST is now available!! Just click the book below to buy! A New Day Has Dawned After confronting the evil lurking in the east wing of Ravencrest Manor, butler Grant Phister realizes governess Belinda Moorland’s talents may be the key to undoing centuries of bloodshed and evil.Continue reading “GRAVE EXPECTATIONS is Available!”
Pendergast Television Series
WALKING DEAD producer, Gale Ann Hurd to produce the adaptation of Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child’s best-selling Pendergast series. Read about it here. We interviewed Preston & Child a few weeks back. They were fun, fascinating, and we can’t wait to have them back. Give us a listen at Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!Continue reading “Pendergast Television Series”
THE CRIMSON CORSET is Now Available in Paper
At long last, THE CRIMSON CORSET is available in paperback. You can also get it on Kindle. “Put Bram Stoker in a giant cocktail shaker, add a pinch of Laurell K. Hamilton, a shot of John Carpenter, and a healthy jigger of absinthe, and you’ll end up with Alistair Cross’s modern Gothic chiller, “The CrimsonContinue reading “THE CRIMSON CORSET is Now Available in Paper”
Authors on the Air
Tomorrow night at 8:00 pm EST, Tamara Thorne and I will on Authors on the Air – on the other side of the mic. Host Pam Stack is turning the tables and will be interviewing us about our upcoming novel, THE CLIFFHOUSE HAUNTING, which will be available soon. Also, my hometown of Mt. Pleasant, Utah, didContinue reading “Authors on the Air”
March 12, 2015 It’s been a decade since I began concentrating my energy and aiming my efforts at a specific destination – and only in the past year or two have things started to make some sense. The journey from there to here has been a long hard practice in blind faith, and while the distanceContinue reading “Two a.m.”
Saranna DeWylde joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!
Saranna De Wylde has always been fascinated by things better left in the dark. She wrote her first story after watching The Exorcist at a slumber party. Since then, she’s published horror, romance and narrative nonfiction. Like all writers, Saranna has held a variety of jobs, from operations supervisor for an airline, to an assistantContinue reading “Saranna DeWylde joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!”
CONFIRMED: Christopher Rice
Although I have yet to achieve my goal of meeting Stevie Nicks, I will be interviewing New York Times bestseller Christopher Rice, who’s mother, the legendary Anne Rice, is mentioned in the Stevie Nicks song, New Orleans. Baby steps… It’s a stretch, I admit, but hey… no matter how you look at it, it’s prettyContinue reading “CONFIRMED: Christopher Rice”
But wait! There’s More!
Also confirmed today: Kealan Patrick Burke is coming to Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! Burke is the Bram Stoker Award-winning author of Currency of Souls, Stage Whispers, and Master of the Moors, just to name a few. He is also a fantastic book designer who has designed cover art for such authors as RichardContinue reading “But wait! There’s More!”
The Ghosts of Ravencrest
Write what you love. That is the cardinal rule Tamara Thorne and I live by. That being said, we are pleased to announce some exciting changes coming to our serialized novel, The Erotic Adventures of Belinda. Although we began this serial as a strictly erotic tale with just a hint of ghostly goings-on, we’ve foundContinue reading “The Ghosts of Ravencrest”
My Top Ten Favorite Quotes by Joan Rivers – R I P Joan Rivers
I just heard the news of Joan Rivers’ death. I am saddened and I wish comfort and peace to her loved ones. She was a very funny woman who spoke her mind and that’s something I always admired. Here are a few of my favorite Joan Rivers quotes: 1. “The first time I see aContinue reading “My Top Ten Favorite Quotes by Joan Rivers – R I P Joan Rivers”
The latest, greatest Belinda meme from an adorable reader. Thank you, Shirley K. The Erotic Adventures of Belinda are available now. Click the titles below for the first two installments. The New Governess Awakening
What is the most blatant lie I’ve ever told? What eye color do I think is sexiest? Do I admire my own writing? These are just a few of the questions Sonnet O’Dell asked me in my interview for her Meet a Writer Monday guest spot at Dusty Pages. Give her a visit to findContinue reading “Dusty Pages”
Belinda: The Story Behind The Name
Naming characters is a surprisingly phenomenal thing, because, more often than not, they name themselves – as strange as that sounds. What I mean is that they tend to present themselves to their authors fully-formed; they know their own appearances, personalities, and often, they come pre-named. That being said, this wasn’t the way it worked with Belinda.Continue reading “Belinda: The Story Behind The Name”
Beneath the Lake: On Writing Horror… and Belinda!
Our article, Extreme Collaborating, is up at Beneath the Lake: On Writing Horror. In it, we discuss our unique form of collaboration – how we get in the Cloud and literally write together, often in the same paragraph. Go on over to Crystal Lake Publishing and check it out. While you’re there, look around; you’llContinue reading “Beneath the Lake: On Writing Horror… and Belinda!”
On Writing: Extreme Collaborating
A radio interviewer asked Tamara Thorne and me how we write together and that was one of the most eye-opening questions we’ve ever had. She was amazed when we told her our method and said she’d never heard of anyone writing like that before. Evidently, many writers split things up with one brainstorming and theContinue reading “On Writing: Extreme Collaborating”
Gothic Erotica by Thorne & Cross
What is Gothic Erotica? It’s what wakes you up in the middle of the night as randy as you are terrified. It’s those things that go bump – and grind – in the night. It’s the sound of footsteps at the foot of your bed that, instead of fading away, draw nearer and, well, get whatContinue reading “Gothic Erotica by Thorne & Cross”
BELINDA HAS ARRIVED!
The Adventures Have Begun… The New Governess, the first installment of The Erotic Adventures of Belinda, is now available on Amazon and Smashwords. (We will have Nook and other links soon.) New adventures will appear every four to six weeks. Expect serious erotica, lots of ghosts, romance, and intrigue as we put our own spinContinue reading “BELINDA HAS ARRIVED!”
This Weeks Belinda E-Poster
For more: http://alistaircross.com
After a brief but necessary hiatus from interviews, Tamara Thorne and I are back at it, full-force. We’re schedule for a live interview at Conversations Live on Monday, May 26th at 8:00 pm Eastern time. The show will be streaming at: www.blogtalkradio.com/conversationslive Conversations Live has featured such guests as Kim Fields (The Facts of Life) JohnContinue reading “Conversations Live”
It’s All About the Shoes…
The Erotic Adventures of Belinda Coming soon from Tamara Thorne and Alistair Cross “If you’ve finished all of Sylvia Day’s Bared to You novels and are craving more, look no further. In Belinda: The New Governess, Tamara Thorne and Alistair Cross have created a world that is rich, opulent, and smoldering with the promise ofContinue reading “It’s All About the Shoes…”
Belinda Excerpt and Back Cover Teaser
THE NEW GOVERNESS When Belinda Moorland steps across the threshold of Ravencrest Manor, she feels as if she’s entered a fantasy world. The mansion is breathtaking, and her new employer, Eric Manning, is as mysterious as he is handsome. But after just one night, she begins to suspect there is more to Ravencrest than sheContinue reading “Belinda Excerpt and Back Cover Teaser”
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro at Open Road Integrated Media
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro – Author is the first woman to be named a Living Legend by the International Horror Guild and is one of only two women ever to be named as Grand Master of the World Horror Convention (2003). She is a good friend, a great lady, and I am honored beyond words that Grandma’sContinue reading “Chelsea Quinn Yarbro at Open Road Integrated Media”
Belinda’s First Blurb
Michael Aronovitz, author of the terrifying ghost story Alice Walks and the subversively delightful The Voices in Our Heads has honored us with comments about “The New Governess,” the first installment of The Erotic Adventures of Belinda. We’re thrilled. Here’s what he has to say about it: “The Erotic Adventures of Belinda by Tamara ThorneContinue reading “Belinda’s First Blurb”
Agnith’s Promise: The Vildecaz Talents, Book 3
Agnith’s Promise, the final book in Chelsea Quinn Yarbro’s Vildecaz Talents series from Avalerion Books is for sale. Be sure to give it a look-see here. Agnith’s Promise While at the Imperial Court, Erianthee witnesses an enormous Conjure Storm that turns half of the palace complex to rubble. Afraid of what could come next, she heads for Vildecaz and home withContinue reading “Agnith’s Promise: The Vildecaz Talents, Book 3”
Let the Adventures Begin
The Erotic Adventures of Belinda is a true gothic thriller, filled with steamy romance, ghosts, and some of the hottest erotica you’ve ever read. The New Governess This morning we completed our final round of revisions and sent the first installment of The Erotic Adventures of Belinda to the publisher. This first installment is titledContinue reading “Let the Adventures Begin”
Haunted by Sex!
We’re proud to announce that the first installment of our erotic serial novel, Belinda, will arrive in June. It’s called The New Governess. Expect thrills, both sexy and ghostly. Visit us at our websites at: alistaircross.com and tamarathorne.com
Sallie’s Book Reviews
Sallie’s Book Reviews featured Tamara Thorne and I as guest authors. Check it out here. Thank you, Sallie’s Book Reviews, for your interest and the wonderful guest spot. To learn more about us and the soon-to-be released first installment of our serialized erotica, The Erotic Adventures of Belinda, visit us at: http://alistaircross.com and http://tamarathorne.com
Want a Bite?
Belinda. Serialized erotica coming this summer from Thorne & Cross
Mr. Manning on Casual Friday
This weeks sexy reminder that Belinda will be here this summer… The Erotic Adventures of Belinda Belinda is an erotic serialized novel chronicling the sensual adventures of a beautiful and naïve young woman named Belinda Moorland. When she is hired as governess to the children of the handsome but mysterious millionaire, Eric Manning, she quicklyContinue reading “Mr. Manning on Casual Friday”
Just a Few More Hours Now…
In just a few more hours now – 5:00 pm Pacific, 8:00 pm Eastern time – my collaborator, horror legend Tamara Thorne, and I will be live at Authors on the Air. They do call ins, so if you have a question for either of us about our work, our writing processes, or anything else,Continue reading “Just a Few More Hours Now…”
Authors on the Air
Tamara Thorne and I will be live on Authors on the Air tomorrow night, April 17, at 5pm Pacific, 8pm Eastern. Come join us for an hour of fun and information about our projects. You can even call in with questions! Here is the direct link to the show.
This weeks hot reminder that Belinda is on her way… Belinda An erotic series by Tamara Thorne and Alistair Cross Coming this summer from Avalerion Books
Grandma, Belinda, Haunted Cabins, and Author Interviews…
Before getting into anything else, I want to share a great joint interview I did with my collaborator – horror legend Tamara Thorne – at Gingernuts of Horror. We covered everything from horror, erotica, ghost hunting, and photography to our solo works, our process, our plans, and a bit about a future novel we haven’t discussed untilContinue reading “Grandma, Belinda, Haunted Cabins, and Author Interviews…”
Gingernuts of Horror has just published a wonderful and scandalously fact-filled interview with Tamara Thorne and me. You’ll find out how we met, how we work, news about our horror novel,Grandma’s Rack, and our erotic serial novel, Belinda. You’ll see news of Tamara’s Candle Bay sequel, and my solo novel, The White Room. We also give the skinny on howContinue reading “Scandalous Interview!”
Thorne & Cross
Want a bite? Visit us @ http://www.alistaircross.com & http://www.tamarathorne.com
The Laces Come Undone…
Tamara and I are hard at work on the first installments of our erotic serial novel, Belinda. Our lusty heroine is already thigh-deep in a sea of sensual exploits… and we expect her to go even deeper very soon. The laces come undone this summer… For more about Belinda and other works, visit us at: http://www.alistaircross.com & http://www.tamarathorne.com
Belinda Is Coming…
The first photography session for the upcoming serial erotica, Belinda, went swimmingly. Here is a promotional picture from the sitting… There are many more to come… Look for the first installment of Belinda this summer! Visit us at: http://www.alistaircross.com & http://www.tamarathorne.com
On Writerly Wednesday
My feature at Writerly Wednesday, where I discuss Beautiful Monster – co-authored under the pen name Jared S. Anderson – is up at: http://networkedblogs.com/VvZmd And for all other features and interviews visit me at: http://alistaircross.com/ at the Media page.
Belinda. She’s Coming…
Belinda is a paranormally-inclined serialized erotic tale which chronicles the story of a beautiful young woman who acquires a job as governess to the children of a mysterious and unattainable millionaire named Eric Manning. This series follows Belinda from her first tentative visit to the spooky old manor, to meeting the strangely lascivious staff, and finally,Continue reading “Belinda. She’s Coming…”
The Other Side (prose)
~ You see something you want… something that seems always to exist on The Other Side from wherever you stand now. So you push, you pull, you learn to make your way through the crowd, giving them smiles… smiles and smiles and smiles… in spite of the quietly clucking tongues, the sorry sideways smirks, and the daggersContinue reading “The Other Side (prose)”
Thorne & Cross Go Live!
(Tamara Thorne) Hello all, The date and time for our upcoming interview is official. Tamara Thorne and I will be live at Authors on the Air with Pam Stack on Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 8:00 pm EST. We’ll be discussing our upcoming projects Grandma’s Rack and Belinda as well as anything else that happens to come up. (AlistairContinue reading “Thorne & Cross Go Live!”
The Secret Lives of Men
Hello, all, For writing, I’ve recently been doing a lot of research on human nature, sex, and the differences between men and women. And I’m stunned by all the very bad advice and mostly inaccurate articles about the ‘mysterious’ ways of men… so here – based on myself and the men I’ve known – isContinue reading “The Secret Lives of Men”