Mord McGhee


Mord McGhee is an award-winning (2014 recipient of Dan Poynter's Silver Science Fiction Medal, 2016 Newbery nominee, 2016 Silver Falchion Finalist, Multiple-time Top Finisher Preditor's & Editor's Reader's Choice Poll), American author of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Active professionally since 2014. His body of work can be found in competitive markets around the world. McGhee has recently been a recurring featured columnist at The Horror Within Magazine (, has is in new anthologies Dark and Evil (ACA Books), Within Stranger Aeons(J. Ellington Ashton Books). and Strange Mysteries 7 (Whortleberry Press).

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What experts are saying:
Steve Alten (NYTimes Best-selling author of MEG) "Intense. Graphic. Provocative. The psychological thriller has a new voice and it is Mord McGhee."
George C. Romero (Filmmaker) "if you don't like to read, get this bass ass page-turner yesterday. If you absolutely hate to read, this book will change that!"
Brad Meltzer (star of History Decoded and more on History, best-selling author) "support this new author!"
Adam Davies (renowned adventurer, star of Animal Plant and more) "... a great addition to the genre."
Loren Coleman (Director of International Cryptozoology Museum and Researcher) "... a uniquely intellectual American novel."
Stan Gordon (UDO researcher, Kecksburg incident) "a family in search of healing with a 'little' cryptozoology..."

~Mord McGhee 2014

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Where to buy in print


Up From The Black: Free Fear, Guaranteed Marvel.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Free fear and guaranteed marvel. A collection of some of the absolute best American Short Stories of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Award-winning author Mord McGhee brings one of the most distinctive and magnetic voices in contemporary fiction: provocative, intense, unimaginable and wonderfully eclectic. "A showcase of thrills."
Old Flames and Heroes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The journey of a lifetime; find out why book clubs everywhere are taking the challenge to solve the riddle! Old Flames and Heroes is a swashbuckling tale of luck, love, and lake monsters which will sweep your whole family into a wondrous adventure, from the mind of award-winning novelist Mord McGhee. Read and see why this novel was a Silver Falchion Finalist, Top Ten Fantasy, and Newbery nominee.
Ghosts Of San Francisco (Tales Of Eclipse Volume 1)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
In the year 2185, reality is a terrifyingly ugly place. The only time teenage Rigs feels alive is when she's breaking heads as a member of Poseidon's Angels, feared San Francisco biker gang in the haunting of technological ghosts as digital astral projections capable of all-things including murder.. McGhee put you in the nightmare world of ghosts and raises possibilities beyond dark & disturbing.
Murder Red Ink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,440. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Murder Red Ink, Mord McGhee imaginatively explores the incomprehensible depths of horror, human nature, and captures the brutal reality of the monster behind the Jack the Ripper murders in 1888. McGhee's vision is a literary odyssey of gore meant to be enjoyed by those who like to be terrifically disturbed. NY TIMES best-selling author of MEG notes, "Graphic. Intense. Provocative."

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