D. Melhoff releases two twisted kids’ books in time for Halloween and Thanksgiving

In a brief departure from full-length novels, I’m releasing not one but two kids’ books at the beginning of October.    These books mark the first pair in a series of four holiday tales aimed at young readers. Deliciously dark and beautifully illustrated by my irreplaceable partner-in-crime, Arianne Elsammak, the subject material is fun and accessible for anyone […]

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Give the Gift of Horror this Xmas

Why restrict your love for horror to Halloween when there are so many other holidays in need of terror? Here are the top five reasons to get your friends/loved ones/Secret Santas a frightening novel this Xmas season. Books provide more hours of entertainment than 95% of gifts Of course, if you were thinking of putting a speedboat or […]

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Diagnosing Writers: 8 Types of Hollywood Madness

“We all go a little mad sometimes,” according to Norman Bates, and writers more often than most. Maybe it’s because we’re borderline schizophrenic—hearing characters’ voices in our heads every day—or perhaps it’s a side-effect from the substances we need to achieve the constant nirvana demanded by our inner muses? Who knows. Still, there are so many […]

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Winter Blog Tour: November 18 – December 16

I’ll be touring the blogosphere to promote Come Little Children from November 18 – December 16. Follow along for the chance to win over $500 worth of gift cards and signed copies of the book. The tour includes the following stops. Links will be updated as posts become available. 11/18/2013 Christine Young Blog 11/19/2013 Farm Girl Books […]

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