Heath Lowrance‘s follow up to his classic debut novel THE BASTARD HAND – to be republished later this year – is a searing collection of hard-boiled, dark fiction. The blackest of noir permeates the pages of DIG TEN GRAVES and oozes into its dark alleyways, its blood stained streets and its rain soaked gutters –Continue reading “Recommended Read: Dig Ten Graves by Heath Lowrance”
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I first read Heath Lowrance’s The Bastard Hand in 2011, when it was first published by New Pulp Press. Here’s what I said then: “The Bastard Hand by Heath Lowrance grabs you by the lapels and drags you on a wild, wild bar crawl that leaves you battered and bruised at the gates of hell. LikeContinue reading “Recommended Read: The Bastard Hand by Heath Lowrance”
Heath Lowrance’s Dig Ten Graves is a lethal cocktail of noir, pulp fiction, horror. bizarro and even sci-fi. There are shades of Kafka and Lovecraft, satire and absurdest humour, chills and sadness. Dig Ten Graves is a great taster/ introduction to Heath Lowrance’s writing and is well worth checking out.
The blurb: Heath Lowrance’s City of Heretics is a crime novel about an aging con named Crowe, just out of prison and back in Memphis, ready for some payback against the criminals who got him sent up. Before Crowe can enjoy his revenge, he has to track down a brutal murderer cutting a swath throughContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: Heath Lowrance”
I’ve read a fair bit of new stuff recently- and done quite a bit of re-reading too- so here are a handful of some of the books that have tickled my fancy of late. Bang Bang, You’re Dead by Nick Quantrill. Nick Quantrill is best known for his slow burning, evenly paced P I novelsContinue reading “Top Tips: Recommended Reads”
PDB: Can you pitch your latest publication in 25 words or less? DIG TEN GRAVES, a collection of bleak, violent stories designed to make you feel horrible about the world..99 cents for a limited time. PDB: Which books, films or television shows have floated your boat recently? I usually catchContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: Heath Lowrance”