Emily Ford lives in the desert hotness of southern Arizona. She is the author of several series and standalone books in the thriller, horror, and paranormal genres. She is currently adapting novels into screenplays and has plans to move into film production in the near future. Inspired to reconnect with her creative side after believing it was lost forever, Emily credits her sister, best-selling author Lizzy Ford, for being the reason she gave writing a chance, and is now planning a bright and exciting career in books and film.
The Kings of New Orleans Series tells the story of one man's decision to fight back against the atrocities committed by crime bosses during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. He recruits the crime bosses' victims, a group of boys in their late teens, and trains them, transforming them into lethal warriors. As vigilantes, they require a disguise and become known as the Jesters. The costumed warriors fight crime and act to take out the crime bosses, who call themselves Kings, while weeding out corruption from the city. In the process, they stumble onto the biggest threat of all: the Kings are using legitimate MMA matches to cover up their true billion dollar industry, underground death matches. The Jesters are pulled into the fiasco and before the series ends, one Jester will meet his ultimate demise.
The Rachel Payne Horror Series begins with "The Demon Train," when Rachel's cross-country trip proves to be the most dangerous trip she’s ever taken. Plagued by nightmares and unable to eat or sleep, she begins to feel like she's losing her mind. Then, she and six other passengers become trapped in a train car by a sadistic, demon-possessed young man. Rachel is faced with betrayal and death as the demon exposes the passengers' deadly sins and threatens to murder them all. Armed with only an innate ability to identify the demon for what it is, Rachel endures the first of many horrors that will inevitably consume her life.
In Episode Three, witness the birth of Johnny Justice: police officer, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu expert, and pursuer of justice. As the most caring & disciplined member of the group, Johnny values law & justice over all else. His high morals and respect for human life prevent him from killing, but he struggles with his own paradox as an officer of the law by day and a vigilante by night.
Fans of True Blood and Elementary can have their cake and eat it too. Emily Ford presents a classy, clever, unique love story set in a society still raw from the Human-Vampire War of the 1960's. The definition of love is put to the test as Eli and Eric struggle to fight for what is right amid a hostile world of oppression and corruption, meanwhile learning to depend on each other to survive.
Rachel Payne’s training as a demon hunter begins with a crash course in demonology and hand-to-hand combat. Father James has no choice but to expedite her initiation as the Sonoma County Fall Carnival is beginning. The underground demon hunting network, operated by the church, needs Rachel to help track down a demon that annually possesses humans in order to murder innocent carnival patrons.
The vigilante crime thriller continues as the Kings of New Orleans crime networks reveal themselves. In Episode Two, we meet Army Ranger Clayton Fury, a.k.a. “The Silver Jester.” His skills in Special Ops & combat render him equally matched to the Black Jester’s lethality. His transgressions in Iraq haunt him and he struggles with PTSD as he learns of his mission in New Orleans: Rose White.
In Episode One of the series, we learn about Michael Vengeance, a.k.a. “The Black Jester.” Michael’s expert skills in Mixed Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, knives, and Chinese throwing stars elevate him to the most lethal member of the team. Subject to violent mood swings due to his identity disorder, the other Jesters struggle to keep him in check while they enact their duties.
A cross country train trip proves to be the most dangerous trip Rachel Payne has ever taken. Plagued by nightmares and unable to eat or sleep, she begins to feel like she's losing her mind. Then, she and six other passengers become trapped in a train car by a sadistic, demon-possessed young man. Rachel is faced with betrayal and death as the demon threatens to murder them all.
Ghost hunters from a reality television show are called to investigate an abandoned opera house in small town Hillsboro, Ohio. They discover that the town is experiencing a growing number of gruesome murders. The investigators become tangled in the midst of the carnage, only to realize that they are the last thing standing between the town's people and Hell.