What better way to celebrate the holidays than with a BOOK GIVEAWAY? The award-winning author Bobby Nash thinks you deserve some reading material in your stocking and it doesn’t matter if you’ve been naughty or nice.

Bobby Nash, in conjunction with New Legend Productions, BEN Books, and The ESO Network, is holding a holiday book giveaway that includes a copy of EARTH STATION ONE: TALES OF THE STATION autographed by the entire creative team (Joe Crowe, Michael A. Gordon, Mike Faber, Bobby Nash, Van Allen Plexico, Dr. Scott Viguie, and cover artist Mark Maddox) and a copy of one novel by Bobby Nash, signed by the author. Titles include EVIL WAYS, DEADLY GAMES!, EARTHSTRIKE AGENDA, FIGHTCARD: BAREFOOT BONES, DOMINO LADY: MONEY SHOT, and ALEXANDRA HOLZER’S GHOST GAL: THE WILD HUNT.

To enter, all you have to do is email your name, address, and your novel choice to It’s that easy. Also, let Bobby know if you would like to join the Nash Newsletter mailing list for even more goodies.

The winner will be drawn on Christmas Day, December 25, 2015 and announced at as well as on social media.

Good luck and happy holidays!

White Rocket Podcast 060: Graham McNeill Interview!!

New York Times Best-Selling and award-winning author Graham McNeill joins Van this week to discuss his past and upcoming work, his writing approach and techniques, as well as the Warhammer 40,000 and Horus Heresy books in general.

Graham is the author of the NYTimes best-seller, A THOUSAND SONS, and other Horus Heresy novels including MECHANICUM, FALSE GODS, THE OUTCAST DEAD and VENGEFUL SPIRIT. His novel EMPIRE won the David Gemmel Legend Award for Fantasy.

The show is available via iTunes (search White Rocket Podcast) or via  or listen via the player below.

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The Adventures of Fortune McCall Review By Ron Fortier

The Adventures of Fortune McCallTHE ADVENTURES OF FORTUNE McCALL
By Derrick Ferguson
Pro Se Press
149 pages

One of the problems faced by any reviewer is simply not having enough time to read all the books delivered to us over time. In our attempts to examine a wide variety of pulp fiction, we often make choices that relegate even our favorite authors to the back of the line when it comes to deciding which title to read and review next. We say this because this particular review is one of those we have, much to our own dismay, put off way too long.
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Quarry’s Choice Review By Ron Fortier

QUARRY’S CHOICEQuarry's Choice
By Max Allan Collins
Hard Case Crime
227 pages

If you’re a fan of hard-hitting crime novels, a new Quarry book is always a case for celebration. “Quarry’s Choice,” is no exception. In this one, Collins takes us back in time to the early 70s when our Vietnam vet hero was establishing himself as a killer for hire. When someone tries to shoot the Broker, the man who employs him, Quarry is sent south to Biloxi, Mississippi to repay the favor in kind. Finding himself in land of the notorious Dixie Mafia, he must thread carefully, finding himself very much a stranger in a strange land.
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The Shotgun Arcana Review By Ron Fortier

Shotgun Arcana Review By Ron Fortier
By R.S. Belcher
Tor Books
396 pages

One of our favorite books of last year was “The Six-Gun Tarot,” by R.S. Belcher which we reviewed at that time as one of the most original, audacious weird western novels ever written. Now comes its sequel and we totally need to find new, better adjectives worthy of this amazing follow up tale of the most haunted town on the frontier, Golgotha, Nevada.
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White Rocket Podcast 052: MY BROTHER’S KEEPER author David Wright


Author David Wright joins Van on the White Rocket Podcast this week to discuss his new Fantasy novel, MY BROTHER’S KEEPER.  This is a unique novel which combines fantasy adventure with strong spiritual themes and insights.

You can listen to the episode below, or via iTunes, or via our website at

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The novel is available in paperback (and very soon on Kindle) via



White FireRon Fortier returns with another Pulp Fiction Review. This time out Ron takes a look at White Fire, A Special Agent Pendergast Mystery by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child from Vision Books.

The Tears of Poseidon – The Tex Ravencroft Adventures Begin

Tex Ravencroft Book 1I am proud to announce the release of Tears of Poseidon, the first in a trilogy written by myself and my wife, The New York Times Best Selling Author Debbie Viguie.  While Debbie and I have collaborated before, she provides the voice of Claire on Doctor Geek’s Laboratory of Applied Geekdom, this is the first time we have written a book together.

Fans of my earlier book, Archaeology in Fiction, will recognize the name Tex Ravencroft.  Tex’s diary entries from that novel were the basis of this new adventure, the quest for Atlantis!

Get your copy today, available in Kindle, Nook and paperback editions


RAGTIME COWBOYS cvrRon Fortier returns with another Pulp Fiction Review. This time out Ron takes a look at Ragtime Cowboys by Loren D. Estleman for Forge Books.