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Book Review: "The Nymphos Of Rocky Flats"

The Nymphos of Rocky Flats by Mario Acevedo
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

These days when skimming books at my secondhand stores, I have a rule: if certain words or idioms are used, the book goes back on the shelf.  614 more words

Book Reviews

Mario Acevedo, Author

Mario Acevedo is the author of the bestselling Felix Gomez detective-vampire series from HarperCollins. His debut novel, The Nymphos of Rocky Flats, was chosen by Barnes & Noble as one of the best Paranormal Fantasy Novels of the Decade and was a finalist for a Colorado Book Award. 887 more words

Guest Posters

Colorado Gold Nuggets: Writing Workshop Insights, Part I

Before the Colorado Gold conference, RMFW offered a series of tips to get the most out of the experience. One suggestion that stood out to me was, “Attend the workshops.” 582 more words

Writing

Good Money Gone: A Review

Having read Acevedo’s Felix Gomez vampire PI novels, I knew what I was going to get … a fast-paced, no-nonsense story, told with economy and grit. 181 more words

Book Reviews

What makes a horror novel? Author Mario Acevedo answers

Part of a (hopefully) ongoing series where I ask authors to define what makes a book a true work of horror. Here’s my definition. 134 more words

"John Dies at the End" and Other Good Books

I read. Like, a lot. I prefer YA fiction because it’s quick with no frills, but, I like to read non-YA fiction, too. As far as non-YA fiction is concerned, I prefer horror or pulpy thrillers. 792 more words

Diana Rowland

The Nymphos of Rocky Flats by Mario Acevedo

Why I Read It: Mario Acevedo was at Bubonicon and chatted a bit with me, so had to check out his book.

Where I Got It: 405 more words

Fantasy