Mercedes M. Yardley is the author of many diverse works, including but not limited to PRETTY LITTLE DEAD GIRLS: A NOVEL OF MURDER AND WHIMSY, BEAUTIFUL SORROWS and THE BONE ANGEL TRILOGY. She has also contributed to anthologies such as DARK VOICES: A LYCAN VALLEY CHARITY ANTHOLOGY and GUTTED: BEAUTIFUL HORROR STORIES. She lives in Las Vegas and is a member of the Horror Writers Association and co-chair of the Las Vegas HWA Chapter.
Awards – Wins and Nominations
Fantasy Stabby Award Winner for for Best Short Fiction, Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love, 2013 (Reddit)
Best Long Fiction, Little Dead Red, 2015 (Bram Stoker)
Finalist for Superior Achievement in Short Fiction, Loving You Darkly, 2018 (Bram Stoker)
Most Recently Published Book (as of September 2018)
THE ART OF STORYTELLING IN THE HORROR GENRE
Book one in Crystal Lake Publishing’s The Dream Weaver series, Where Nightmares Come From focuses on the art of storytelling in the Horror genre, taking an idea from conception to reality—whether you prefer short stories, novels, films, or comics.
Featuring in-depth articles and interviews by Joe R. Lansdale (Hap & Leonard series), Clive Barker (Books of Blood), John Connolly (Charlie Parker series), Ramsey Campbell, Stephen King (IT), Christopher Golden (Ararat), Charlaine Harris (Midnight, Texas), Jonathan Maberry (Joe Ledger series), Kevin J. Anderson (Tales of Dune), Craig Engler (Z Nation), and many more.
- Graciecat’s 5 star review
- Jen’s 3 star review
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