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About Rick Gualtieri
Rick lives alone in a dark, evil place called New Jersey with only his wife, three kids, and countless pets to both keep him company and constantly plot against him. When he's not busy monkey-clicking words, he can typically be found jealously guarding his collection of vintage Transformers from all who would seek to defile them - Defilers Beware!
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Don't be shy. Unlike the creatures in his novels, he doesn't bite. :)
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BURYING THE PAST IS EASIER SAID THAN DONE.
Ed Vesser feels trapped by his life – literally. He’s being held prisoner by a would-be world conqueror. All he wants is to escape back to his fiancé, assuming she doesn’t dump his ass when she finds out he’s a vampire.
Serena Taylor’s a witch with a knack for technomancy – using her magic to help deliver unreal profit margins. Too bad she’ll need to put in some overtime thanks to long-lost dryads and undead goons breathing down her neck.
Now they’re both stuck deep beneath Boston, exploring the ruins of a former vamp stronghold. She’s looking to walk away with intel on the burgeoning vampire nation. He’s simply hoping to walk away. Neither’s going to be easy, especially once they realize they’re not alone.
When ancient evil stirs, Ed and Serena will discover they have one thing in common – a burning desire ... to stay alive as they learn that some secrets were meant to stay buried.
From bestselling authors Rick Gualtieri and R.E. Carr comes the first crossover from the Bill of the Dead and False Icons urban fantasy series, both set in the hilariously terrifying world of Bill The Vampire.
Scroll up and click READ NOW to dive into this snarky adventure today.
Quick Stories and Big Laughs from the Best in the Business
From poems to micro and flash fiction, some of the biggest names in fiction provide short tales designed to fracture your funny bone.
Featuring a who's who in award winning fiction, as well as established authors and a few new to the craft, Quick Draw! will give you a much needed endorphin boost during a time where we could all use a few extra chuckles.
Who, you ask? Well, we have stories by Piers Anthony, Kevin J. Anderson, Cat Rambo, Lawrence Watt-Evans, Django Wexler, Adrian Tchaikovsky, Tom Merritt, Francesco Marciuliano, Rick Gualtieri, John P. Logsdon, Gail Simone, John G. Hartness, Martha Carr, EM Kaplan, Author, Eric Knowles, Ben Zackheim, RE Vance, R.E. Carr, Hunter Blain, Orlando Sanchez, Steve Wetherell, Nazri Noor, Robert Bevan, Lorraine Agent, Megan Harris, Melissa McArthur, and more!
Note: All profits will go to the True Colors United charity.
An unstoppable predator, a mystery that could doom us all.
Something has awakened within the Caribbean, staining the once tranquil waters red with blood. Crypto-Hunter Derek Jenner and his team are called in to investigate, but what they find is more shocking than they could have ever imagined.
Not only is a massive beast haunting the Bahamas, but ships and planes across the region are suffering catastrophic equipment failure. Soon, Derek and his friends are among those stranded at sea, waiting for a rescue that isn’t coming.
Now they’re about to discover a secret in the depths, one that should’ve remained buried forever. Faced with an insatiable horror from a forgotten era and a mystery that threatens the very fabric of existence, the Crypto-Hunter is about to set sail on a final voyage bound for terror.
Journey to the Bermuda Triangle in Kraken Hunters by Rick Gualtieri, the thrilling conclusion to the Crypto-Hunter trilogy.
If you’re a fan of creature rampages from authors such as Max Brooks, Steve Alten, Max Hawthorne, or Eric Brown, then click READ NOW and dive into this sci-fi horror adventure today.
My name’s Tom and I should be dead, but instead I’m walking around in the shoes of my best friend’s ex-girlfriend. As if that wasn’t confusing enough, this new body of mine is bursting with vampire-slaying power – power that I have absolutely no idea how to control.
I’m about to get a crash course, though. People have gone missing in a formerly close-knit community and all signs point to the supernatural. It’s up to me to bust in there and kick evil’s ass. Now to only hope I can get my shit together in time to save everyone who’s counting on me, myself included.
Bottom Feeders is the first companion piece to the bestselling Bill of the Dead saga. If you like snarky assholery and hard-hitting action, then you'll love this tale of a vampire slayer without a clue.
Series note: this story takes place immediately after the events of Everyday Horrors.
Born of supernatural monsters. Hunted by her enemies. Ready to kick ass.
Secrets are hard to keep in a town like High Moon, especially the one hanging over Tamara Bentley’s head like the sword of Damocles. Her mother’s a witch and her father’s a werewolf. The blood of two ancient races flows through her veins. Pity that they hate each other’s guts.
When the leader of the wolf pack finds out what she is, he decides she’s an abomination that needs to die – even if it means slaughtering everyone who gets in his way. Too bad for him she’s not willing to go down without a fight.
His army of werewolves is terrifying enough, but now they’re about to become even more powerful thanks to a rare lunar event. Tamara will need to call upon every last ounce of her strength if she wants to survive the night, protect her home, and stop the rampage before it carves a bloody path through everything she’s ever cared about.
From Rick Gualtieri, the author of Bill The Vampire, comes a new urban fantasy series with a kick ass heroine, tons of magical mayhem, and healthy dose of attitude.
If you're a fan of K.F. Breene, Annette Marie, Shannon Mayer, Deborah Wilde, or Shayne Silvers, then click READ NOW and dive into the world of GET BENT!
Mankind is no longer the dominant species.
When Harrison Kent suggests an outing to a remote campsite in Colorado, his friends are all eager for a few days of fun and adventure. What awaits them, though, is far more than they ever bargained for.
They learn that Sasquatch is real, but these are not the shy creatures of legend. A madness has claimed them, erasing their once peaceful nature and leaving in its wake a rampaging horde of monsters that's about to descend upon the unsuspecting residents of a remote town.
But the woods hold more than one secret. The cast of a low budget reality show is filming in the area and they have information that could even the odds. Harrison and his friends will need to team up with them for one desperate last stand, otherwise humanity could find itself back at the bottom of the food chain.
From bestselling author Rick Gualtieri comes a thrilling novel of backwoods terror. If you enjoy Eric S. Brown, Max Brooks, or Steve Alten then you won’t want to miss this bloody tale of cryptid horror.
Half Witch, Half Werewolf, ALL Attitude.
Tamara Bentley’s back and she has a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to stop the supernatural cold war that’s been brewing between the witches and werewolves surrounding her home of High Moon, Pennsylvania. But it won’t be easy.
Someone is dead set on screwing it all up. Not only do they want to put an end to the fragile peace before it can even begin, but they’re looking to shift the balance of power by blowing open the gates that protect the world from the things that lie beyond.
After a surprise attack leaves both sides crippled, Tamara and her friends are the only ones left who can stop their dark plans from coming to fruition. Too bad they’re outgunned and outnumbered. Even Tamara’s unique heritage might not be enough to save her home, her family, and everything she holds dear before Hell itself is unleashed upon the Earth.
Bent Outta Shape is book two of the Hybrid of High Moon urban fantasy series by best selling author Rick Gualtieri.
If you enjoy the kick-ass heroines, paranormal mayhem, and humorous snark of K.F. Breene, Annette Marie, Deborah Wilde, or Shayne Silvers, then you’re in for one hell of a wild ride.
Torn from my home as little more than an animal, I assumed the form of a man. But make no mistake, I am not one of you ... or at least I wasn’t. Once I was an apex predator, living or dying by the rules of the hunt. But now I’m not so certain – the events I’ve witnessed and the friends I’ve made having slowly changed me.
Still, the beast inside is never far from the surface, seeking to drown in blood all who cross my path. Every day brings with a new struggle, but also a new chance to become something more than I once was.
I am the Wanderer and this is my tale.
Wandering Spirit is a companion piece to the bestselling Bill of the Dead saga. Click READ NOW to enjoy the story of James the Wanderer in this bloody sexy romp through the centuries.
Being Half Witch and Half Werewolf Might Not Be Enough...
Lately, everything Tamara Bentley touches seems to turn to crap. Her best friend is missing, she was forced to kill her favorite aunt ... and her parents have been kidnapped by the queen of the fairies. It’s enough to give a person a complex.
Too bad there’s no time to drown her sorrows. She’s got two warring factions to contend with. Neither the witches nor the werewolves like her, much less respect her, but somehow she needs to rally them to her cause if she’s to have any chance of rescuing her parents.
That might be the least of her worries, though. A dark force has been unleashed and it’s dead set on introducing her to a whole new world of hurt. Tamara will have to dig deeper than ever before to stop its plan, save her parents, and face off against a freaking goddess. No pressure there, right?
Bent on Destruction is book three of the Hybrid of High Moon series, a multi-dimensional can of whoop-ass urban fantasy with a side of humor.
If you're a fan of the tough as nails heroines from K.F. Breene, Annette Marie, Shannon Mayer, or Shayne Silvers, then you're going to love Tamara "Bent" Bentley.