April A. Taylor

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April A. Taylor is an award-winning, multi-genre author and dark art photographer. Her debut novel, The Haunting of Cabin Green, was featured on:

Popsugar's '13 Most Chilling Horror Books of 2018.'

Inquisitr's 'Best Horror Books of 2018.'

Ranker's '2018's Scariest Horror Books.'

BoredPanda's '7 Books That Scared Me Half to Death.'

BLGM's 'Best Gothic Horror Books.'

Sinkhole: A Horror Story and Missing in Michigan received 5-star ratings from Readers' Favorite. Corvo Hollows was named a 5-Star Must Read Book by Reedsy.

Sinkhole: A Horror Story was featured on:

Grit Daily's 'Horror Continues to Thrive with the Scariest Books of 2019'

Medium.com's 'Celebrate Halloween with These Macabre and Progressive Horror Books'

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April A. Taylor Hi Michelle! Corvo Hollows will be released as a trade paperback on/around March 5. It will initially only be available from Amazon, but it will be li…moreHi Michelle! Corvo Hollows will be released as a trade paperback on/around March 5. It will initially only be available from Amazon, but it will be listed by other retailers the following month. Unlike the Kindle version, it’s not listed for pre-order yet.

Other books currently available in the trade (oversized) paperback format from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, etc. include The Haunting of Cabin Green and the entire Alexa Bentley Paranormal Mysteries series. Thanks for asking! (less)
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"Review originally published on Cemetery Dance Extras Oct. 24th, 2018

When a novella starts off with a line like, “Turn left at the screaming woman with a collapsing face,” I’m going to sit up a little straighter in my chair and pay close attention. An" Read more of this review »
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I needed a palate cleanser after my last few books, and this one was perfect. It’s got lots of humor, Satan as basically the good guy (even though he’s a jerk to some people), and a crazy alien that doesn’t care what humanity thinks about being rippe ...more
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“Humanity had spread like a virus, replicating itself again and again until there was no room left for anything else. Sacrifices needed to be made for the rest of the planet to survive. “Time’s up,” the trees sneered.”
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