Ryan Casey

Biography

Ryan Casey is the author of several novels, novellas and short stories. He writes in various genres, with thrillers, horror and sci-fi to his name, but all of his works are bound by dark suspense. He revels in exploring complex, troubled characters in difficult moral situations, and is a sucker for a plot twist. His work includes Dying Eyes, Killing Freedom, What We Saw, Dead Days, The Watching, Something in the Cellar and Silhouette.

Casey lives in the United Kingdom and enjoys American serial television, is a slave to Pitchfork's Best New Music section, and wastes far too much of his life playing Football Manager games.

He posts a weekly blog at RyanCaseyBooks.com, discussing writing, publishing, and whatever the hell else he feels like.

Where to find Ryan Casey online


Books

The Hunger
By Ryan Casey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,610. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction
Jonny Ainsthwaite is dying. At twenty-three years old, he should have a full life ahead of him. Instead, he has HIV, and his immune system is growing weaker by the day. But hidden away in a gigantic pharmaceutical lab, Sarah Appleton has discovered something big. Something that will change humanity forever. What she doesn’t realise is that she has created the end of the world...
Killing Freedom
By Ryan Casey
Series: Jared Colwright, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,700. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction
Jared is good at making friends. He's even better at killing them. When career assassin Jared Colwright is tasked with intercepting and killing a family, he doesn't think much of it. To him, it's just another job. But Jared's life is thrown into turmoil when he begins to form an emotional bond with the family. As he grows closer to them and starts to dream of freedom, which path will he choose?
Dead Days: Episode 6 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,420. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction
A much-loved character is dead. The group is fractured. The barracks are slowly filling up with bloodthirsty zombies. And Riley is cornered by the dangerous and unpredictable Ivan. In the final episode of Dead Days, all hope is lost. How will our heroes escape? And what depths must they sink to in order to break free?

 Join Riley for one final time in the gripping season finale.
Dead Days: Episode 5 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction
Two weeks have passed. Riley and the group have settled down to life in the army barracks among new company. Glimmers of hope have started to blossom. A sense of normality has returned. But the barracks holds a dark secret. A secret that threatens to tear apart everything the group has worked so hard to build. A terrifying, dark secret that, if discovered, will change everything.
Dead Days: Episode 4 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction
Episode Four of Dead Days picks up right after the nail-biting breach of the Chinese restaurant. With their stronghold threatened, the group must pull together and make some difficult decisions if they are to survive the onslaught of creatures -- and fast. Struck with loss and on the brink of defeat, can the group fight their biggest threat yet and fortify their keep? Or is it time to make a move?
Dead Days: Episode 3 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,740. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction
Episode Three of Dead Days follows Riley right after his shocking discovery in the Chinese restaurant. What do Riley's findings mean for the rest of the group? And what does it teach them about the mysterious, terrifying origin of the creatures? But the questions do not stop there. Something truly shocking happens that sends ripples through every fragment of trust the group has built...
Dead Days: Episodes 1, 2 & 3 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, 1-3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction
How would you survive the Dead Days? Riley Jameson is a regular guy. A little hard-of-luck and going through a rough time at work, but nothing he can't handle. That was before the creatures rose. Feasting on human flesh, their hunger is insatiable. The zombies are unstoppable. The police are gone. The government has collapsed. The world as Riley knew it has changed, forever. Includes episodes 1-3.
Dead Days: Episode 2 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction
Episode Two of Dead Days, the zombie apocalypse serial from Ryan Casey, picks up right after the shocking conclusion of Episode One. With Riley forced to make a heart-wrenching decision, Ted and he must decide what their next step is, and come to terms with the harsh realities of this dangerous new world. But they soon discover they aren't the only survivors in need of help...
Dead Days: Episodes 4, 5 and 6 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, 4-6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Fiction
How would you survive the Dead Days? Riley Jameson is a regular guy. A little hard-of-luck and going through a rough time at work, but nothing he can't handle. That was until the creatures rose. The dead started walking. Feasting on human flesh, their hunger insatiable. The police are gone. The government has collapsed. The world as Riley knew it has changed, forever. Contains episodes 4, 5 and 6.
Dying Eyes (Brian McDone, #1)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Brian McDone, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction
With the Christmas and New Year chaos out of the way, it's time for the Preston Police Department to put their feet up and return to normality. But for DS Brian McDone, there is no respite from the frenzy. But for DS Brian McDone, there is no respite. An unidentified young woman is found brutally murdered in a seedy section of the city, her body laced with bruises. Nobody knows who she is...
She Remembers: A Demon Doctor Story
By Ryan Casey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction
Astral projection: a dangerous, high-risk activity. Demon Doctor Matt Freidrich knows all too well the threats involved, as a qualified astral traveller and psychic medium for twelve years... Or so he thinks.
Buried Slaughter (Brian McDone, #2)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Brian McDone, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,310. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction
Some secrets are better left undiscovered. Two years after the shocking events of the Nicola Watson case, Brian McDone's life is finally back on track. He's working in the lower ranks of the police department, but his personal life and mental stability are stronger and more important to him than ever. That is until news breaks of a series of brutal, ritualistic murders in the idyllic countryside..
The Watching Trilogy Box Set
By Ryan Casey
Series: The Watching, 1-3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction
When struggling novelist Donny retreats to a derelict old house, he hopes to find the inspiration to overcome his battle with writer's block. Reinvigorated by a painting's alluring presence, Donny finally begins to defeat his writer's block. But something is changing in the painting. Something is changing in the house. Something is watching... The Watching is a three book suspense-horror saga.
The Reckoning (The Watching, #3)
By Ryan Casey
Series: The Watching, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction
The Reckoning is a suspense horror short novel. It is the third book in The Watching trilogy from bestselling thriller writer, Ryan Casey. Shelley is struggling to survive in this new, terrifying world. Not only is she forced through the rigours of manual labour, she is trying to raise a teenage orphan while carrying a number of disturbing secrets. Life isn't easy. But Shelley has a plan...
Dead Days: The Complete Season One Collection (Books 1-6)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, 1-6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction
How would you survive the Dead Days? Riley Jameson is a regular guy. A little hard-of-luck and going through a rough time at work, but nothing he can't handle. That was until the creatures rose. The dead started walking. Feasting on human flesh, their hunger insatiable. The police are gone. The government has collapsed. The world as Riley knew it has changed, forever. Contains the first season.
A Winter's Kill (A Jared Colwright Thriller)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Jared Colwright, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction
Jared Colwright is a professional at what he does. What he does is kill. In A Winter's Kill, Jared travels to Moscow to assassinate a renowned restaurant owner. But carrying out the hit turns out more difficult than Jared could ever have imagined, as he faces one of his biggest challenges yet. A short story introducing Jared Colwright, who also appears in Killing Freedom.
The Disappearing
By Ryan Casey
Series: The Watching, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
The Disappearing is the second instalment in The Watching trilogy, a series of creepy horror books from bestselling author Ryan Casey. Fraser Whyte has a new job. But it isn't just any old job -- he's working as a secretary to the Prime Minister. But strange things start to happen. A young boy disappears from the face of the planet in bewildering circumstances. Things grow weirder and weirder...
The Painting (The Watching, #1)
By Ryan Casey
Series: The Watching, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
You think you know the story. When struggling novelist Donny retreats to a derelict old house, he hopes to find the inspiration to overcome his battle with writer's block. However, things don't seem to be getting any easier for him inside the creepy house. Until he finds the painting.
Dead Days: Episode 1 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Dead Days, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction
How would you survive the Dead Days? Riley Jameson is a regular guy. A little hard-of-luck and going through a rough time at work, but nothing he can't handle. That was until the creatures rose. The dead started walking. Feasting on human flesh, their hunger insatiable. The police are gone. The government has collapsed. The world as Riley knew it has changed, forever.
What We Saw
By Ryan Casey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,200. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Fiction
Liam and Adam arrive at their grandparents' caravan site like any pair of young cousins: mischievous and fascinated by mystery and adventure. But when the disappearance of their dog leads to a terrifying discovery deep in the nearby woods, Liam and Adam are plunged into a very adult world of secrecy and suspicion, and the dark secrets of the seemingly sleepy community begin to unravel...
Silhouette
By Ryan Casey
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction
Scientist Brian Dawlish has made a staggering discovery. He is on the brink of answering one of life's greatest questions: can humans travel through time? But, as he tests the formula and revisits earlier moments from his own life, he becomes haunted by a suspicious silhouette at each and every one of these key events. What is the silhouette? Why does it stalk Brian's memories?
Something in the Cellar
By Ryan Casey
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: British English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction
Sandra Bates is a regular woman. She goes about her daily life as a hairdresser with minimul fuss and does a fine job of looking after her young son. But she has a secret. A deadly, murderous secret. And he's lying at the foot of her cellar...

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