Amazon's #1 Bestselling Ghost Story, Recommended on USA Today
"Blackwell has woven a Celtic myth, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, and a serial killer's rampage into a great novel... When everything came together and all the pieces finally fell into place I was completely shocked. The ending was fantastic."--The Jeep Diva [Book Blog]
"With the combination of an ancient Celtic myth and the legend of the Headless Horseman, Blackwell's story is a leave-the-light-on kind of page turner... If you like suspenseful thrillers, check out A Soul to Steal."
--Indie Reader [Featured on USA Today]
A serial killer on the loose, two reporters in his sights, and a legendary ghost haunting the town...
Something is stalking the citizens of Loudoun County, Va.
Is it the return of the notorious serial killer known as Lord Halloween? Or is it something worse--a figure that can cloak itself as your worst nightmare?
Kate and Quinn, two community journalists, rush to uncover the truth before a promised bloodbath on Halloween night.
A Soul to Steal has been featured on USA Today and praised by book bloggers and readers alike for its thrilling combination of mystery, suspense and the supernatural. Hailed as an addictive page-turner with a "fantastic" ending, this Kindle bestseller is a unique thriller that will leave you breathless.
A Soul to Steal is the first novel in The Sanheim Chronicles. The sequel, Band of Demons, was published on Oct. 2 to rave reviews.
See What Critics Are Saying:
"You have the paranormal, murder, mystery/thriller, suspense and a little romance all rolled into one great read... Everything comes together incredibly well at the end. The ending of this book was amazing. I highly recommend this book."
--Paranormal Romance and Urban Fantasy Book Lovers [Book Blog]
"The story is multi-layered, using Halloween legends mixed with a good old twisted psychopathic thriller."
--A Texas Reader [Book Blog]
"This is one of those novels that manages to blend many different genres into a satisfying read. This is predominately a supernatural thriller, but Blackwell also manages to have a romantic narrative in the story as well which doesn't feel forced or false." --Ginger Nuts of Horror [Book Blog]
Read what Amazon reviewers are saying:
"There's only one Stephen King but I've got to say this author is right up there."
"A Soul to Steal is a wonderfully well-written novel. Blackwell's writing is masterful, the pace is perfect, and the plot is gripping. I loved the combination of different genres, and thought there was the perfect amount of horror, mystery, fantasy, and romance."
"I would rate this book a 10 if I could."
"I could not have enjoyed this book more."
"This is an excellent book! I loved reading it, great characters, awesome suspense, got my heart pumping several times. I can't wait for the next two books in the series!"
"The ability of the author to blend fantasy, mystery, thriller, and love into one book makes it a wonderful piece. I would highly recommend this book to all."
"What an awesome book! This is what I've missed in the horror genre since King's early days."
"Blackwell did an excellent job of blending an American folklore tale into the story of a modern day serial killer in this novel that moves at a breathtaking pace."
"Jack the Ripper, meet Joseph Campbell--it's time for the hero's journey."
"Stop hesitating...buy this book!"