Eduard Joseph

Biography

Eduard Joseph lives in Cape Town South Africa and has been writing since a young age. His first book "Freaks want love too" was rejected by numerous publishers in 2005.

In 2013 he decided to go the self-publishing route and his first novel hit online stores. It was a success on Amazon.com until it was removed by the author due to royalty issues.

Eduard Joseph loves writing what's in his heart, and thus writes about anything from romance, comedy, horror and suspense.

His latest novel,"Age of Men", is currently available for free for a limited time from many online stores and tells of Professor White who must assist the government in a race against time to find the cause of mass disappearances that is ravaging the world.

Smashwords Interview

What are your five favorite books, and why?
Anything by Stephen King. He is a master storyteller and not afraid to let his imagination run wild.

His work has a major impact on my novellas, novels and short stories.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Broadcast messages on WhatsApp, Twitter tweets and groups on Facebook. You can reach a lot of potential readers on Facebook. They have groups dedicated to Indie writers and eBooks. It is a wonderful platform to get your work noticed.
Read more of this interview.

Where to find Eduard Joseph online

Twitter: TheEduardJoseph
Facebook: Facebook profile

Videos

Age of Men
When the entire continent of Australia disappeares into thin air, Jack White, a professor of unexplained phenomena and folk lore is contacted by the government to assist them in cracking the case that has officials baffled.

Books

Suicide Forest
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
There is a forest in Japan that's infamous for its high suicide rate. Exactly what drives a person to commit suicide in the forest?
Age of Men
Price: Free! Words: 51,000. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00)
When the entire continent of Australia disappears into thin air, Jack White, a professor of unexplained phenomena and folk lore is contacted by the government to assist them in cracking the case that has officials baffled.
All Alone in the Dark
Series: Flash Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Mashups
A short story about a man who is reminiscing about his life.
Bedtime
Series: Flash Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
The fourth entry in the "Flash Fiction" series tells the story of a father putting his son to bed.
Phone
Series: Flash Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50)
A quick short story about a woman who realizes her mobile phone is missing.
Hotel Horror Story
Series: Stay away from Haysville, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00)
Decades after the neighboring town of Ashley was plagued by inexplicable disappearances, the town of Haysville experienced their own supernatural occurrences in the form of the Odendale Hotel... Your home away from home from which you may never check out.
There is Something in the Dark: Darkened Shopping
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Two brothers do some shopping before closing time in a world that no longer belongs to them. A tie-in tale to the novel, "There is Something in the Dark".
De Doorns Ghost
Series: Urban Legends. Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Every town has a ghost story and this is the story about the ghost of De Doorns.
The Town that Disappeared
Series: Stay away from Haysville, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00)
In August of 1952, the town of Ashley and all its residents disappeared without a trace. There were no clues, no answers and no evidence... Until now.
Adverse
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00)
A man wakes up tied to a chair and gets told by two strangers that they will let him go if he gives them what they want.
Waiting for the Train
Series: Flash Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
(3.00)
A quick short story about a discharged soldier waiting on a train station platform eager to be reunited with his wife.
Zac Zombie 4: Hell on Earth
Series: Zac Zombie: Slayer of the Undead, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
In this final book of the highly popular novella series, Zac Zombie discovers he has new powers which will help him stop the undead apocalypse and perhaps defeat the enemy, Clairvius. With more action, comedy and zombies than the previous books, Zac Zombie: Slayer of the undead, book 4 is a must for any fan of the genre.
The Tree
Series: Frighteners: Horror Anthology for Children, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(3.67)
Bobby is almost certain that the old tree in the front yard is slowly moving towards his bedroom window and tells his best friend, Alex who doesn't believe him. Bobby measures the distance between the house and the tree every morning and every time the tree seems to have moved closer to the house. Is he losing his mind or is there something sinister about the tree?
Don't be Afraid of the Dark
Series: Frighteners: Horror Anthology for Children, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(4.00)
Every child is afraid of the dark. Parents tell them there's nothing to fear, but what if they're wrong? What if they're horribly wrong?
Snapped
Series: Tales of Revenge, Tale 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.00)
Cindy wakes up in the hospital after she and her daughter were brutally assaulted. Instead of crying over what happened, she sets out for revenge... May God have mercy on the man who wronged her.
1950s: The Decade of Perfect Housewives, Cadillacs & Zombies
Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00)
The 1950s was the perfect time to raise a family... it was also a period in which it was considered bad manners to talk about zombies. You just had to kill them and get on with your daily life.
Zac Zombie 3: Night of the Undead
Series: Zac Zombie: Slayer of the Undead, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00)
Zac Zombie, slayer of the undead is back in book 3 of the popular zombie novella series.
Flight 370
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.67)
Amaal is on her way to Beijing when the air stewardess informs them that their plane has lost contact with ground control. Is it their plane that disappeared or is it the world outside that's vanished? Are you ready for the flight of your life?
There is Something in the Dark
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00)
Ever walked pass an empty room and saw something move from the corner of your eye, but when you took a second look there was nothing? It's not your imagination... they are called Shadow People and they are very real.
Anthony
Series: Flash Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00)
A short story about Anthony who travels to the city in hopes of finding a better life.
Zac Zombie 2: World of the Undead
Series: Zac Zombie: Slayer of the Undead, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(3.00)
Zac Zombie is back in the second thrilling book of this popular novella series.
Zac Zombie: Slayer of the undead
Series: Zac Zombie: Slayer of the Undead, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.00)
My name is Zac Williams. I am a nerd who love zombie movies... That is until the day I learnt that zombies were real and that I was the chosen one to fight them.
How To Date A Corpse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,940. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.67)
Ever wanted someone you can't have? Why not turn them into a zombie for your own pleasure? That is exactly what Carrie and her friend Justin do in this hilarious new book about getting what you want and dealing with the consequences
God's Gonna Cut You Down
Price: Free! Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00)
Everyone hates a Monday. It is the worst day of the week. The employees of Johnson Incorporated are about to have the worst Monday ever when a masked gunman enters the building. At first it seems that the gunman is just randomly shooting people, but could there be more behind the clown face mask?
Ultimatum
Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00)
Jim receives an unsettling visit from a stranger who tells him he needs to kill someone or his wife will die. Instinctively Jim calls the police who investigates the complaint. When Jim's wife dies and the stranger visits him once more he is told that he has to kill himself or his daughter dies. It is a race against the clock as Jim tries to figure out what the stranger has to gain from it all.
Welcome to the Neighbourhood
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(4.33)
Wilma needs a vacation. She is overworked and her life is not very exciting. She books a weekend away at a Hotel in a little Town called Iniquity Falls after stumbling upon an advert on the internet. The town seems tranquil, quiet and serine. The little town and it's people seem perfect - a little too perfect.
Trick or treat
Series: Frighteners: Horror Anthology for Children, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(4.50)
This short story follows two young brothers as they go trick-or-treating on Halloween. As they go from house to house, the learn that some grownups are not fond of kids knocking on their doors looking for candy.
Morgue of the Living
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(4.67)
A morgue is a scary place to most people. Most of us associate it with death and macabre things. But the only thing worse than a morgue is waking up in a morgue with no way out.
The Thirst
Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(4.00)
PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED UNDER "THE MAN WHO REFUSED TO GROW OLD" Benjamin was growing weary about not growing old gracefully. His approaching 40th birthday is almost unbearable and to make matters worse, he runs into a girl from his past who doesn't seem to have aged a day. She tells him that she had help keeping her youthful looks... something that Benny finds extremely alluring.
When There is Blood on the Moon
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.75)
When Edith finds an ominous old letter buried in her garden telling her that she would be murdered within a few days, she dismisses it as a prank. As the date on the letter draws nearer, she can't help but wonder whether it might be a warning of some kind. Her mother discloses a startling secret from Edith's past that might shed some light on the menacing letter.
Freaks Want Love Too
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,070. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00)
Life can be hard. Finding love can be harder. Finding it when you are deformed can be a daunting task. Follow the story of Cougar Johnson - a boy with a birth defect who lives a secluded life on the family farm until the day he decides to step out into the unknown and experience life and hopefully find love.

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Smashwords book reviews by Eduard Joseph

  • Blizzard from Hell on March 18, 2014

    good read. just a note on Anne Noble's review: this is a self publishing website. stories dont have to be polished to be great. her page link https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/CAKK "cakk" means feces in my language. nice going Anne....
  • Rekindling on March 18, 2014

    good read though i prefer horror. just a note on Anne Noble's review: this is a self publishing website. stories dont have to be polished to be great. luckily your good reviews outweigh her negative review. her page link https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/CAKK "cakk" means feces in my language. nice going Anne....
  • Last Call on Aug. 02, 2014

    Interesting
  • Rest Stop on Jan. 16, 2016

    I liked it. At first glance it appears to move towards erotica, but it turns out to be a science fiction short story.