HAVOC Files

  Like the previous volumes, The HAVOC Files 3 is only available direct from the Candy Jar Store for £8.99, and is a strictly limited-print run. Pre-order now to avoid disappointment. Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce its latest brand new free story! Strange fungoid creatures in Hull, a deserted Scottish village at Hallowe’en,…

The Wishing Bazaar

PRESS RELEASE 25/11/2016 LETHBRIDGE-STEWART PRE-ORDER FREE STORY Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce its latest brand new free story! The Wishing Bazaar by Sharon Bidwell will be sent out to all subscription customers, and those who pre-order the forthcoming novel, Blood of Atlantis by Simon A Forward. Sharon Bidwell was born in London on…

The Wolf Moon: Winter Tales Anthology

Diana, the huntress. Her mother called winter a time of silence. For Diana, most of her life is quiet, her only companions wolves. Known as a witch by those in the human settlement even her rare visits to town are unwelcome. Gabriel, named after the angel; although he’s no heavenly messenger, he refuses to trap…

Sixes

What happens when Irene comes face-to-face with a past enemy. Stop by Shotgun Honey to indulge in a little crime.

Community Standing

A boy discovers what it means to maintain his father’s standing in the community… A free online read at Shotgun Honey: Community Standing. © Sharon Maria Bidwell, all rights reserved. About Shotgun Honey: Back in 2007, D Z Allen’s Muzzle Flash Fiction was the place to find some of the best bite sized crime fiction…

Bitter and Intoxicating

Émile beheld the rough lines of age and labour in the hand before him. The network of passing years bisected by a scar and punctuated by torn cuticles threatened to entrap him in a labyrinth of wanting. If only he could capture the essence of that hand, the person it belonged to, in a drawing.…

The Texture of Winter

OUT OF PRINT Winter has textures. Soft and sharp. Rough and smooth. For one woman, winter has always embodied a feminine persona. Now, seeking an embrace as ultimately forgiving as that of a mother’s love, she wanders a bleak path leading to an end that is at once brutal as it is loving. This was…

Equal Opportunities

Equal Opportunities (Anthology – Multiple Authors) Spinning round, Sarah marched across the room, and as her neighbour turned her head, Sarah plunged the blade ruining Margaret’s gaze. Blood spurted in a gratifying spray. Sarah stood there, arms crossed, as the old woman stumbled from her chair, making strange gurgling sounds, clawing at the blade lodged…