Eldritch Update

Yesterday brought some good news, of an eldritch bent. Eldritch Inquests, that is. It looks like the long-awaited second volume of the occult detective anthology I co-edited with Miles Boothe is finally on it’s way to the shelves. With stories by Neil Baker, Brian M. Sammons, Meredith Torre and Bob Freeman, among others, it’s sure to be a fine companion piece to the incredible first volume.

We also got a sneak-peek at the cover for the equally long-awaited (at least by me) third book in the Royal Occultist series–Infernal Express!


Following the events of The Jade Suit of Death, St. Cyprian and Gallowglass find themselves on an international assignment. Waving a fond farewell to the shores of Blighty, the duo journey to Paris, Budapest and beyond on a mission to return the skull of one of history’s greatest monsters to his mortal foes, all while dodging Satanic cultists, walking dead men and the occasional thunder-demon…

So, long story short: two books I’ve been looking forward to talking about are arriving in May. I should probably think of a way to promote them…