About J. Carson Black
J. Carson Black is the critically-acclaimed author of the Laura Cardinal series: Darkness on the Edge of Town, Dark Side of the Moon, The Devil’s Hour and the novella, Cry Wolf.
Her phenomenally successful Kindle Edition of her thriller, The Shop, first published by Breakaway Media and later published in a new edition by Thomas & Mercer has sold more than 140,000 copies since its first publication date in March 2011. The Thomas & Mercer edition of The Shop rose to #1 among all books on Amazon’s Kindle bestseller list in February 2012.
Born and raised in Tucson, Arizona, she was inspired by Stephen King’s The Shining, to write her own horror novel, a ghost story titled Darkscope, set in the historic mining town of Bisbee, Arizona.
J. Carson Black is the eight-time award-winning author of eight novels originally published by NAL, Kensington Publishing Corp. and Dorchester Publishing–and in France, Germany, and Norway. Black has partnered with digital publisher Breakaway Media to publish her novels in the digital space. Thomas & Mercer published her thriller Icon in June 2012 and The Survivors Club in October 2013.