Three short stories inspired by Dante’s Inferno, linked by a book of human skin passed down through generations. On the edge of horror, thriller and the occult.
Sins of the Flesh: When the tortured and mutilated corpse of a wealthy author is discovered, the police officer sent to investigate finds a curious diary amongst the occult objects at the scene. Will he uncover the author’s secret at the ruined chapel, and can he pay the price that it demands?
Sins of Treachery: On the death of their Grandfather, twin brothers Simon and Gestas are left a map covered in alchemical symbols that could lead them to great wealth and power. But they find more than they expected in the frozen wastes of the Arctic north …
Sins of Violence: In a brutal post-apocalyptic world, a young girl is about to be taken to The Minotaur for a Blessing that will end her innocence. Can her sister gain access to the fortified city of Dis in time to stop the ritual and avenge her own lost youth?
J.F Penn is New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the ARKANE thriller series, and the London Psychic series. She writes non-fiction under Joanna Penn – with Career Change, How to Market a Book, Business for Authors and Public Speaking for Authors, Creatives and other Introverts.
She is passionate about writing and loves books especially thrillers, travel, scuba diving, constant change, lying in the hammock, books… She also reads a lot of non-fiction: success, wealth, self-development, psychology, business, travel, religion, pop science, marketing, publishing and writing.