AND THE CRITICS RAVED…
“Gates writes with such all-stops out intensity even Stephen King’s faithful will admit the presence of an heir to the throne.” –Publisher’s weekly review of FEAR.
“Hail to the new king!”—The Journal Express (FEAR)
“A true master of fright, Gates will keep you on the edge of your seat!” –Rave Reviews (GRIMM MEMS)
“An expert in terror!” Gary Brandner, best-selling author of The Howling.
“[Gates] does what many in the horror field find impossible: something different!”—Ray Garton, author of Live Girls
“A master of pulse-pounding terror! Read at your own risk!” –Joe Citro, best-selling author of, The Unseen.
“A major talent!” James Kisner, Mystery Scene
“A Writer to be reckoned with! Gates spits in the face of convention and goes straight for the throat . . . rivals some of King’s best work!” Mike Baker, Afraid magazine.
“[Gates] knows the shape of our nightmares and peers with an unflinching eye into their darkest corners.”—F. Paul Wilson, best-selling author of The Keep.
“Grimm Memorials achieves…cult-classic status!” –Rave Reviews
“Grimm Memorials is a fairy-tale turned nightmare by an expert in terror. Gates leads us by the hand into a fearsome fairy-tale forest and outdoes the fabled brothers at their Grimmest!” –Gary Brandner—best-selling author of The Howling.
“[Grimm Memorials] is the ultimate ‘child-in-peril’ novel.”--Mystery Scene
“Grimm Memorials twists like a snake on crack; daring perverse, and original…surprising blood-drenched fun! It had everything you could hope for in a horror novel: cannibalism, bestiality, Satanic rituals, necrophilia, scary monsters, child mutilations, dwarf orgies, and good writing!”--Afraid
“Fear is an excellent, chilling debut! [It] delivers on the promise of its title.”—Robt. R.cCammon, best-selling author of Swan Song
“Fear is a highly-charged thriller…action-packed!” –Publisher’s Weekly
“Fear is TERRIFYING!” –The Boston Globe
“Fear is GRIPPING! Filled with suspense and unspeakable horror!”—Rave Reviews