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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.

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/