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The Deadly Curiosities Adventures

This series of adventures spans over 500 years, from the 1500s to modern day as a small cabal of vampires and their human helpers battle supernatural enemies to find and destroy dangerous magical items and keep the world safe from dark forces.

Trifles and Folly

A Deadly Curiosities Collection A collection of nine adventures: Buttons, The Restless Dead, Retribution, Coffin Box, Wicked Dreams, Collector, Bad Memories, Shadow Garden, and Spook House. Cassidy Kincaide runs Trifles & Folly in modern-day Charleston, an antiques and curios shop with a dangerous secret. Cassidy can read the history of objects by touching them and along with her business partners Teag, who has Weaver magic and Sorren, a 600 year-old vampire, they get rid of cursed objects and keep Charleston […]

Vanities

Vanities—Jewel thief and newly-turned vampire Sorren sets out to steal a priceless brooch possessed by an ancient evil before it sets the Black Dragon loose in medieval Antwerp.

Wild Hunt

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure (1500s #2) – When a strange relic shows up in town and people start dying, Sorren and Dietger battle dark forces and the hounds of Hell.

Dark Legacy

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure (1500s #3) – After surviving the Wild Hunt, Sorren and Dietger begin putting the pieces together for their new vocation when a mysterious Viking chalice shows up on their doorstep. They must follow a series of cryptic clues to discover its dangerous secrets, leading them a powerful supernatural enemy who will stop at nothing to destroy them.

Steer A Pale Course

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure (1700s #4) – Two young fishermen in post-Revolutionary America are forced to retrieve a deadly object from an ancient burial mound or face the vengeance of raiders who have taken their village hostage.

Among The Shoals Forever

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure (1700s #5) – Sorren and his privateers, Dante and Coltt, attempt to solve the mystery of a vanished heiress and a dangerous necromancer before there’s hell to pay in 1780s Charleston.

The Low Road

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure (1700s #6) – Dante and Coltt’s next adventure after Among the Shoals Forever: Cursed bag pipes and a mysterious charlatan pit Sorren and his privateers against the unquiet dead in the dangerous waters off colonial Bermuda.

Buttons

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #7 – Cassidy Kincaide runs Trifles & Folly in modern-day Charleston, an antiques and curios shop with a dangerous secret and an immortal silent partner.  A hungry ghost haunts a dead man’s journals, and Cassidy and Sorren must destroy the spirit before it exacts its price in blood.

The Restless Dead

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #7A. (Takes place between Buttons and The Final Death) Originally published in the anthology Realms of Imagination from Dark Oak Press and now available as an e-book short story. Set in modern-day Charleston. A deserted shopping mall, unquiet spirits and a long-forgotten tragedy become tools for terror when a deranged young man trades his soul for a chance for vengeance. Includes a Bonus! Chapter One excerpt from Queen of Kats by John G. Hartness.  

Retribution

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure 7B.  Set in modern-day Charleston. Poker chips and a silver flask are clues to an old murder and a vengeful ghost bent on righting old wrongs. This adventure takes place between The Restless Dead and The Final Death. Retribution was first published in the anthology, Athena’s Daughters from Silence in the Library.  

The Final Death

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #8 (Novella) – Vampires, vengeful ghosts and Voodoo are all in a day’s work for Cassidy Kincaide, owner of Trifles and Folly, an antique and curio store in historic, haunted Charleston, SC whose real mission is to get dangerous magical objects off the market and out of the wrong hands. When developers disturb old graves, Cassidy and her team land in the middle of big trouble as the restless dead return to finish old business and feast […]

Coffin Box

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #9. Set in modern-day Charleston. When a prominent man and his wife die suddenly, a cursed gift appears to be the culprit. Cassidy, Teag and Sorren must hunt a supernatural killer before it strikes again.

Wicked Dreams

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #10. Set in modern-day Charleston. Inexplicable murders among King Street merchants look like the work of a long-dead serial killer. Cassidy, Teag and Sorren go looking for an undead slasher before the body count rises. This series of adventures spans over 500 years, from the 1500s to modern day as a small cabal of vampires and their human helpers battle supernatural enemies to find and destroy dangerous magical items and keep the world safe from dark […]

Collector

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #11. Set in modern-day Charleston. A Collector’s passion brings death and despair to Battery Row. Cassidy, Teag and Sorren fight for their lives against an ancient spirit, a children’s bogey man, who has brought her minions with her to help discipline all in her path.

Bad Memories

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #12. Set in modern-day Charleston. When construction workers expose a mysterious artifact in the walls of a centuries-old building, Cassidy, Teag, and Sorren must battle vengeful ghosts and hungry ghouls to keep the death toll from rising. This series of adventures spans over 500 years, from the 1500s to modern day as a small cabal of vampires and their human helpers battle supernatural enemies to find and destroy dangerous magical items and keep the world safe […]

Shadow Garden

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #13. Murderous garden statues and dangerous hauntings plunge Cassidy, Teag, and Sorren into a deadly quest to uncover and destroy the cause of the problems. Old secrets, family curses, and dark magic align against them, and more people will die unless they can overcome an ancient brooding evil.  

Spook House

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #14. Cassidy is called in to help when a Halloween haunted house attraction turns dangerous with real supernatural creatures. The race is on for Cassidy and Teag to settle the restless spirits before visitors get more than they bargained for.  

Fatal Invitation

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #15 An heirloom serving dish provides a clue to a string of unsolved holiday murders and a psycho supernatural killer. With days to go before the killer strikes again, Cassidy, Teag, and Sorren must figure out whose dark magic is behind the ritual murders and stop the deadly pattern before another Thanksgiving becomes a bloodbath.  

Redcap

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #16 When a holiday figurine reveals a dark witch’s plot to set Charleston awash in blood, Cassidy, Teag, and Sorren battle killer pixies and evil elves to stop the carnage before a fearsome monster and its deadly horde cross into our world at the Solstice intent on a feast of blood and fear.  

Bloodlines

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #17 Vengeful ghosts rise at a historic mansion, revealing family secrets, dark ambitions and old bloodshed. Cassidy, Teag, and Sorren battle a centuries-old spell before it can claim new victims and paint the walls red with blood.  

Predator

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #18 Shifters are vanishing in Charleston and the packs are too mistrustful of each other to work together. Sorren, Cassidy, and Teag step in to stop the killings, only to discover that dark magic and obsession lie behind the disappearances, and someone has them in the crosshairs.  

Fair Game

A Deadly Curiosities Adventure #19 Forgotten scandals and deadly secrets from a long-ago World’s Fair return with a vengeance as people go missing and old murders come to light. Lives hang in the balance as Cassidy, Teag, and Soren battle a powerful entity that feeds on death, desperate to destroy it before a century-old curse claims more victims.