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iZombie Co-Creator Chris Roberson’s New Novel Firewalk Now Available

Author Chris Roberson is co-creator of iZombie and the founder of Monkey Brain Comics, and now his stunning new novel Firewalk is available from Night Shade Books. Eerie, cunning, and set to a knife-edge plot, Firewalk has blazed onto the literary scene.

A contemporary supernatural crime thriller marrying the Cajun noir of “True Detective” and the darkly fantastic small-town setting of “Twin Peaks,” Firewalk is an unsettling, twisting delight. You can order it from all the usual outlets, including Amazon.

Synopsis:
Izzie Lefevre was the newest investigator for the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit when she first came to Recondito, a coastal city that’s been shrouded in mystery and legend for centuries. Local law enforcement had requested the Bureau’s assistance in hunting a sword-wielding serial killer who’d left a dozen mutilated bodies in his wake. Patrick Tevake was a local homicide detective assigned to the task

Read more at: http://www.dreadcentral.com/news/227334/izombie-co-creator-chris-robersons-new-novel-firewalk-now-available/

CBS TV Studios, Timberman-Beverly To Adapt Meg Gardiner Novel ‘UNSUB’ About Chase of Zodiac Killer As TV Series

EXCLUSIVE: CBS Television Studios has pre-emptively bought the rights to Edgar-winning author Meg Gardiner’s forthcoming novel UNSUB, ahead of an auction, to adapt for television. The novel, the first in a series, will be published June 27 by Dutton/Penguin Random House. It will be developed as a TV series by Carl Beverly and Sarah Timberman, who’ll be executive producers through their studio-based Timberman-Beverly Productions banner, along with The Story Factory’s Shane Salerno. The author, who has spent years researching celebrated unsub cases, will also serve as a producer. They will begin talking to writers and showrunners quickly.

The thriller follows a female detective on the trail of an infamous serial killer – inspired by the still-unsolved Zodiac case – when he breaks his silence and begins killing again. The detective, who grew up watching her father destroy himself and his family chasing the killer, now

Read more at: http://deadline.com/2017/04/unsub-zodiac-killer-cbs-television-studios-meg-gardiner-tv-series-timberman-beverly-productions-1202067924/