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About Kelly A. Harmon
Kelly A. Harmon used to write truthful, honest stories about authors and thespians, senators and statesmen, movie stars and murderers. Now she writes lies, which is infinitely more satisfying, but lacks the convenience of doorstep delivery.
She is an award-winning journalist and author, and a member of Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America. A Baltimore native, she writes the Charm City Darkness series, which includes the novels Stoned in Charm City, A Favor for a Fiend, and A Blue Collar Proposition. Her science fiction and fantasy stories can be found in many anthologies, including Triangulation: Dark Glass; Hellebore and Rue; Deep Cuts: Mayhem, Menace and Misery; and others.
For more information, visit her web site at http://kellyaharmon.com, or, find her on Facebook and Twitter: http://facebook.com/Kelly-A-Harmon1, https://twitter.com/kellyaharmon.
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Interview with the Author
Q - So, what makes the Charm City Darkness series so special?
A - A lot of things! When I started writing the series, I wanted to write something that I like to read: fast-paced contemporary fantasy which is a little bit dark and gritty and maybe a little sexy.
The books are somewhat of a mix of genres: mainly urban fantasy, but there are definite thriller and suspense things going on, and even some mystery to keep things interesting.
Overall, the Charm City Darkness series is written as a page turner: I’ve tried to make it that kind of book that you start just before bed, and finish just before you have to go to work the next morning.
Q - What order should I read the books in?
A - I’ve written the books so that you can read them in any order, but there is over-arching character development with the characters’ relationships that you might enjoy if you read them in order:
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- A Favor for a Fiend
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- In the Eye of the Beholder (Coming Soon)
In the Eye of the Beholder, will be available in mid-2017. It takes a side-ways step from the main story, and dives into the life of a secondary character.
If you can’t get enough of the series, a few short stories are available as well. These can be read in any order:
- A Giving Hand, which can be found in the anthology, Hides the Dark Tower
- Finders Keepers, a prequel, which can be found in the back of A Blue Collar Proposition
- In Light, Pure Digestion Bred, found in the April 2017 issue of Occult Detective Quarterly
Q - Why should readers give these books a try?
A - The Charm City Darkness series is a fast, fun, thrill-ride that takes no prisoners! Readers who enjoy fast pacing and multiple plot that twists will enjoy this series.
And thanks for reading!
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