YOUR ORDER

Empty Shopping cart

PROCEED TO CHECKOUT

Back

Sharon Eberhardt

I miss the old writers. The Boris Karloffs, Rod Sterlings, and Richard Mathesons of the world. These were the writers I grew up with and saved my pennies for. I watched carefully when the delivery truck rolled up to our little drugstore where these books were sold. With bated breath, I would wait until the man who stacked the books left the store, and then I tip-toed over to the shelves, where my Twilight Zone and Thriller comic books sat. I savoured the colours and the pictures of these thick little books and knew my homework was probably going to be late. Every night perhaps!


When I got older and put my nursing cap away, I had lots of time and nothing to fill it with, as my daughter was gone, seeking her own adventures in Stephen King. (I dearly love him also.) I thought one day, why don't you just try to write a few stories of your own? I was so familiar with these authors. Hadn't I read them hundreds of times? But what about the twist I just lived for at the end? Could I pull it off? Well, there was one sure way to find out and I started to write. My own little group of critics liked the first one and were dazzled by the second one and I thought, I'm going to keep going. You see, I didn't know how to end these stories so I let them end themselves. And it worked!

PUBLISHED WORK


  • Temper's Twilight Tales and Treasures

    £6.99

    A witch flies around where she shouldn't be and startles the neighbours; a group of shady vampires gather in a small airfield; a little girl in a white nightgown always appears at scenes of fires; and many a love that cannot and will not die... All this and more in this treasury of twilight tales.

In conversation with our authors

Talking about books, characters, inspiration, life experiences and more.
Read some of our recent author interviews