We’ve reached day 21 with only 9 more to go before the streets are filled with all manner of nocturnal beings as they search for their latest treat. Next in line is Rober S Wilson, and his latest release, Fading in Darkness: Empire of Blood Book II.
In this second installment in the Empire of Blood series, Hank Evans is
headed back to Necropolis, but this time he won’t be running for his
life… or will he?
Tensions between the American Empire and the
vampires of Necropolis have risen to an all time high. With the Emperor
threatening Toby’s life, Hank’s new position as the mediator has just
been unofficially upgraded to Imperial spy. But his internal hunger for
revenge and newfound sense of purpose can’t stay hidden forever.
must now find a way to release the hold the Emperor has over him in
order to fight back. But an unexpected struggle will put him at odds
with who he really is and who he has yet to truly become. Especially
when his dreams begin to reveal a terrifying future.
And when the
city of the dead goes up in flames, and the vampires of Necropolis are
forced to flee to the Queen’s hive, there is no turning back from civil
–Joe McKinney, Bram Stoker Award-winning author of FLESH EATERS and APOCALYPSE OF THE DEAD
“Robert S. Wilson proves himself a master of the dark fantastic.”
–Tim Waggoner, author of LIKE DEATH and THE HARMONY SOCIETY
writer on the rise, Robert S. Wilson’s fiction is highly original,
deftly written, and shows a refreshing commitment to (and respect for)
craft and depth.”
–Greg F. Gifune, author, THE BLEEDING SEASON
“Wilson is a dark force to be reckoned with.”
–Trent Zelazny, author of DESTINATION UNKNOWN and FRACTAL DESPONDENCY
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S. Wilson is the author of SHINING IN CRIMSON and FADING IN DARKNESS,
books one and two of his dystopian vampire series: EMPIRE OF BLOOD. He
is a Bram Stoker Award-nominated editor of HORROR FOR GOOD: A CHARITABLE
ANTHOLOGY and lives in Middle Tennessee with his wife and two kids. His
short stories have appeared in/will appear in [NAMELESS] MAGAZINE from
Cycatrix Press, HORROR D’OEUVRES from DarkFuse, A QUICK BITE OF FLESH:
AN ANTHOLOGY OF ZOMBIE FLASH FICTION from Hazardous Press, EVIL JESTER
PRESENTS COMICS, FEAR THE REAPER from Crystal Lake Publishing, THE BEST
OF THE HORROR SOCIETY 2013, BLEED from Perpetual Motion Machine
Publishing, and his cyberpunk/horror novella EXIT REALITY published by
Blood Bound Books was chosen as one of e-thriller.com’s Thrillers of the
Month in July 2013.
Samples of his work as well as the free audio
serial for Shining in Crimson can be found on his website at
You can also find him and Shining in
Crimson on Facebook at