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John Everson

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John Everson is the Bram Stoker Award-winning author of the novels Covenant, Sacrifice, The 13th, Siren and The Pumpkin Man, all released by Dorchester/Leisure Books in paperback. His sixth novel, NightWhere, was a 2012 Bram Stoker Award Finalist. Other novels include The Family Tree, Violet Eyes, Redemption and The House By The Cemetery. His 11th novel, The Devil's Equinox, was released by Flame Tree Press in June 2019. He is also the creator of the characters Danika and Mila Dubov, now seen on the new Netflix series V-Wars, based on the books and comics created and edited by Jonathan Maberry.

A wide selection of his short fiction has been collected in six short story collections - Sacrificing Virgins (Samhain Publishing, 2015), Deadly Nigh

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John Everson Ridley Scott's ALIEN, hands-down! I love it because it is the perfect combination of horror and science fiction (my first love in genre fiction). Ther…moreRidley Scott's ALIEN, hands-down! I love it because it is the perfect combination of horror and science fiction (my first love in genre fiction). There's no other film that sets up that same sense of dread, mystery and pure otherworldly alien-ness as that opening first third of the film. (less)
John Everson Hi Lee! My new publisher, Flame Tree Press, is actually a UK publisher, so you should be able to find my latest novel from them, THE HOUSE BY THE CEME…moreHi Lee! My new publisher, Flame Tree Press, is actually a UK publisher, so you should be able to find my latest novel from them, THE HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY around in some stores, I would think.

Either way, ALL of my novels and short fiction collections are available in both print and e-book editions via Amazon.co.uk. You can see my author profile there here:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/l/B002BMHL52(less)
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Covenant

3.56 avg rating — 849 ratings — published 2004 — 13 editions
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The 13th

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Sacrifice

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Violet Eyes

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Voodoo Heart Blog Tour

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MY PUBLISHER HAS staged a Blog Tour to support the release of Voodoo Heart this week, and the first few entries have been awesome. Readers seem to really be enjoying the novel’s mix of mystery and voodoo and horror! I’ll post excerpts and links here as the tour continues:





DAY 1: Oct. 19



The Book Lover’s Boudoir called the book “well written and engaging” and said “the most enjoyable aspect of t

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NightWhere by John Everson
"Late Nights , Sex, Parties

This book was hard to put down this book is about a married couple where on person wants more than the other. An invite from a club that is whispered and not known leads to lies , pain and hellish encounters. Is love enough" Read more of this review »
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NightWhere by John Everson
"Dark, mysterious, and GRIPPING. Think "Eyes Wide Shut" meets "Hellraiser"

I read Horror novels all the time, so it's rare for me to come across one that actually keeps me guessing from start to finish. This one opens with a swinger couple getting an i" Read more of this review »
The House by the Cemetery by John Everson
"Film references a plenty, a witch, and a haunted house, enough said!"
Voodoo Heart by John Everson
" Thanks so much, Glenn! So glad you enjoyed the novel! "
The Devil's Equinox by John Everson
" Absolutely! Drop me an e-mail and we can work something out! I'm at john@johneverson.com:

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" Sarah wrote: "I am reading one of you books at the momnet. Loving it The 13th."

Thanks Sarah! Hope you like how it all turns out! :-)
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" Hi Maria Rose -

Thanks! Stories on film tend to be a little different than the prose they draw from for a lot of reasons, I think. They really need to
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" "Kenneth wrote: "Here’s a question for all the authors -

What can readers look forward to from you in 2020 and beyond?"


I'm working on the final act of
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“If you don't feel the pointed things in life, you'll soon take the soft ones for granted.”
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message 9: by John

John Everson Thanks Bryce!

And Hi Lee!


message 8: by Bryce

Bryce Warren Thanks for adding me! I really enjoy your stuff!


message 7: by Lee

Lee Thompson Thanks for the add, John!


message 6: by Brett

Brett A new book! Just in time for my favorite holiday too. I can't wait to read The Pumpkin Man and am going to tell everyone else they HAVE to buy it.


message 5: by Rosemary (last edited Jun 20, 2009 05:08PM)

Rosemary Your "Needles & Sins" just gave me the shivers!


message 4: by Ed

Ed Thanks for the friend add, John, and connecting on GR. Nice to meet you here. Best for your books. I'll look for your books. Have a great weekend. Ed


Kristen Whoo hoo, I'm officially a fan now! What a nifty new button.. do you get to see who your fans are?


message 2: by Eric

Eric Reading and turning people on to Covenant! Can't wait to finish.


Bradley Hello John, I hope you are having a good day! =)

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