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12 Dec 2018 Reading Tour

The first two dates for my 2019 reading tour on behalf of The Isle are set. January 12, 6-8pm I will join a great group of writers in Providence for Noir at the Bar at AS220 January 17, 7-9pm - A Night of Dark Fiction - Readings...

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12 Dec 2018 Hellnotes Graces The Isle

Gordon White at Hellnotes had this to say about The Isle: "Foster’s writing, too, will grip readers from the get-go. Although the closest descriptor would be “hard-boiled” a la the pulp detective stories, Foster’s prose never lapses into pastiche. He writes clear and vivid descriptions...

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07 Dec 2018 First review!

I was delighted to see the first review for The Isle appear on Goodreads/Amazon this morning. It went like this: A closed society. Secrets. Atmosphere you can taste. Names have power and John C Foster was wise enough to dedicate THE ISLE to the pair who...

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06 Dec 2018 Book your trip to The Isle!

Yesterday was heady stuff as my fourth novel, THE ISLE, was published by my friends at Grey Matter Press. I spent the day promoting the book, booking interviews and planning for readings in NYC and other parts of the country. I'm very pleased to say...

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28 Nov 2018 Reading in Astoria!

I'll be previewing THE ISLE with a reading in Astoria at the Line Break Series, joining five other writers for a great afternoon. Those so inclined usually head to a nearby bar or restaurant afterwards. 3pm Saturday at QED, 27-16 23rd Avenue, Astoria, NY 11105 -...

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02 Nov 2018 A New York writer in Princeton

I had so much fun last night in Princeton, NJ, for the American launch of THE GRIMOIRE OF KENSINGTON MARKET at Labyrinth Books, in conjunction with the Princeton Public Library. I was tapped to interview Lauren before a live audience, after which she fielded questions...

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16 Oct 2018 Five Scary Reads for Halloween!

Jim McLeod at Ginger Nuts of Horror asked writers to list five scary books to read for Halloween. The trick - other than narrowing a list of hundreds down to five, was to find books that people might not have thought of that still capture...

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