Realms Beyond the Ordinary: An Anthology of Odd Tales

Dive into the spine-chilling debut anthology by G. D. Naschtz, a collection where horror, psychological thrillers, and sci-fi merge into an unforgettable reading experience. Each story transports you to a realm where the ordinary becomes eerily unrecognizable, and reality hides unnerving secrets. Explore abandoned towns haunted by past tragedies, experience the disorienting blur of reality and illusion, and confront ancient, lurking evils. From science fiction gone awry to alternate histories filled with paranoia, this anthology weaves a tapestry of tales that will both disturb and captivate. Perfect for fans of diverse and thought-provoking horror, Naschtz’s anthology promises a journey through varied landscapes of fear and intrigue. Prepare for a series of tales that will unsettle and fascinate, keeping you enthralled until the very last page.

Meet G. D. Naschtz

Hi, friends! My name is G.D. Naschtz, a passionate writer with a lifelong fascination for the art of storytelling. My journey with words has primarily taken the shape of poetry and short stories, each a reflection of my unique perspective on the world around us. In 2023, I embraced the opportunity to bring my work into the public eye, marking a significant milestone in my literary career. As I step into this new chapter, I am thrilled to have you alongside me, exploring the realms of imagination and emotion through my debut poetry collection and story anthology. I sincerely hope that my writings will resonate with you, offering both inspiration and a deeper connection to the wonders of language. Thank you for being a part of this adventure!

Till Death Do Us Part

Claire Johnson’s seemingly ordinary life takes a chilling turn when she wakes up hungover on a Sunday morning with a foggy memory and no recollection of how she got home. She tries to hide her indiscretions from her husband, but this becomes increasingly difficult when she discovers that a man she knows has gone missing and all signs point to her. As the evidence mounts against her, Claire questions her innocence and grapples with the terrifying possibility that she may be a killer. However, as she delves deeper into the mystery of the man’s disappearance, she questions whether someone is framing her, and if so, who? With time slipping away, Claire embarks on a desperate race against the clock to unravel the truth of that night’s events before she finds herself behind bars. As she edges closer to the truth, she realizes that nothing is as it seems. Till Death Do Us Part is a suspenseful psychological thriller that will leave you questioning every character’s motives. For fans of Gone Girl and Girl on a Train, this gripping page turner will not disappoint. Brace yourself for an exhilarating ride with lots of twists and turns that will keep you guessing until the final shocking revelation.

Meet Marley Quinn

Marley Quinn is an exciting new voice in the world of psychological thrillers. By day, she navigates the intricate twists and turns of the legal world, but by night, she weaves captivating stories that keep readers on the edge of their seats. A lover of literature from a young age, Marley’s voracious appetite for books eventually led her to pen her own thrilling narratives. When she’s not immersing herself in the world of her characters, Marley can often be found savouring a glass of rich red wine. She also enjoys the simplicity and tranquility of long walks, as well as unleashing her energy in the boxing ring. But above all, Marley cherishes spending time with her loving family, who provide the support and inspiration necessary for her creative endeavors.

A Game of Greed and Deception

Tammy, a beautiful young woman takes her wealthy husband, Stephen and step-daughter on an anniversary celebration in the snowy Colorado mountains, with purely sinister intentions. Her husband is killed in a tragic auto accident, just as she had meticulously planned…and now her huge inheritance awaits her. Or does it? With no body to be found in the wreckage, Stephen just becomes a missing person, and Tammy is seemingly trapped inside the cabin with someone stalking her from outside. Could he possibly have known what she was up to all along and planned his revenge? What ensues is a deadly game of cat and mouse. See if you can guess what is really going on! An unbelievable ending awaits you.

Meet John Mathews

John Mathews is a lover of psychological horror, riveting suspense, and action-packed thriller books and movies. He grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and now resides in Rome, Italy. After having a more traditional career, he feels the desire to break out of the mold and delve into macabre psychological thriller and suspense fiction novels which focus on the dark side of human nature. He writes captivating books with the goal of pulling the reader into the plot through the minds of unforgettable characters. Complete with lots of action, unpredictable plot twists, and shocking scenes, his stories will keep you guessing until the very end.

His Wicked Games

I agreed to become the billionaire’s wife, not a pawn in his twisted love games.

When my reclusive billionaire boss proposed to me, I should have known it was too good to be true.

Now he’s bound me in this gilded cage, leaving me no room to maneuver.

If I refuse to remain a pawn in his sick games, he’ll destroy my life and send me to prison for crimes I didn’t commit.

So, here I remain as his love toy, him and his identical twin brother’s.

Each night I must choose which one of them will ravage me until I’m breathless.

In return I’m offered a life of great wealth and privilege.

My own body betrays me as it grows to crave their heated touch, especially that of the brother’s.

But this twisted game won’t turn out the way they planned.

One of them is destined to become the great love of my life.

And the other will end up…dead.

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*His Wicked Games is the breathtaking first installment in The Wicked Billionaires Club series. It’s a stand-alone billionaire boss, enemies to lovers romance, complete with a happily ever after and no cliffhangers. A dark romance with adult themes, His Wicked Games may not be suitable for sensitive audiences. Definitely, no one under the age of 18 should be reading this novel.

The Legacy

The planet will only continue to host our species as long as we remain respectful guests. The Legacy is a suspenseful thriller with a glimpse into the world of the paranormal. In The Legacy, Ellen, Clayton and Johanna are related to one another in the most unique way, the way of saving the human race from itself.

Meet Mark Snyder Jr

Mark Snyder Jr is an author, teacher, actor and animal-rights activist currently living in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaMark enjoys teaching all things writing and literature, and he has taught middle grade and high school English classes as well as Composition and Literature courses on the university level since 2008.

The Mentor

What if someone you love is a serial killer? While investigating a series of murders, DCI Eric Shaw, leading a forensic team at Scotland Yard, notices a possible relation to a cold case involving a person very close to him. What he ignores is that the details of similar crimes are described in a blog whose author signs herself as Mina, like the nickname that person used as a child, when she witnessed the massacre of her family.

Meet Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli

Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli is an Italian science fiction and thriller author. She has lived in Cagliari (Sardinia, Italy) since 1993, earning a degree in biology and working as an independent author, scientific and literary translator, educator, and science communicator. In the past she also worked as researcher, tutor and professor’s assistant in the field of ecology at “Dipartimento di Biologia Animale ed Ecologia” of the University of Cagliari. She has written original fiction since 2009. Between 2012-2013 she wrote and published a hard science fiction series set on Mars, “Deserto rosso”, whose omnibus hit No. 1 on the Italian Kindle Store in November 2014. The series was published in English, with the title “Red Desert”, between 2014 and 2015, and includes four books. She also authored three crime thrillers in the Detective Eric Shaw Trilogy, an action thriller “Kindred Intentions” (2016), five more science fiction novels – “L’isola di Gaia” (2014), “Per caso” (2015), “Ophir. Codice vivente” (2016), “Sirius. In caduta libera” (2018), and “Nave stellare Aurora” (2020) – and a non-fiction book titled “Self-publishing lab. Il mestiere dell’autoeditore” (2020). This is a new edition of her crime thriller “The Mentor” that was first published in English by AmazonCrossing in 2015 and became an international bestseller, hitting No. 1 on the Kindle Store in the USA, UK, and Australia in October 2015. The other two books in the trilogy are “Syndrome” and “Beyond the Limit” (2023). She is also a member of the International Thriller Writers Organization. She is often a guest both in Italy and abroad during book fairs, including Salone Internazionale del Libro di Torino (Turin Book Fair), Frankfurter Buchmesse (Frankfurt Book Fair) and Più Libri Più Liberi (Rome Book Fair), local publishing events, university conventions as well as classes (University of Insubria), where she gives speeches or conducts workshops about self-publishing and genre fiction writing.

My Wife’s Husband

What you don’t know about your spouse could kill you.

Jens Corbin is a comfortable, successful writer, with a wife and a teenage son. After saving a man from a bear attack in the New Hampshire mountains, Jens decides to step away from his popular but formulaic mystery series to begin a new cycle, featuring a female protagonist devoted to saving kidnapped children.
Unbeknownst to him, a convicted murderer has been released from prison after twenty years. A killer who is vengeful, angry. A killer who used to be married to Jens’ wife!


Writing about killers is one thing, but outwitting them in real life is another. How far would you go to protect your family?


An intelligent thriller about a writer who has to fight for everything he’s ever cared about — because of his wife’s hidden past.

Stolen Laughter

A romantic psychological thriller with twists and turns that will leave you breathless.

After Bryce Cameron’s wife Hannah disappears from a cruise ship and is presumed dead, he struggles to pick up the pieces of his life, but he never accepts that she is gone. Then, at his brother Quinn’s engagement dinner in an elegant restaurant, he hears Hannah’s distinctive laughter from across the room. Before he can speak to her, she steps into a limo and speeds away.

Bryce’s search to find her ignites a slow-burning fuse as he enlists his brother’s help and their discovery of long-buried secrets about Hannah’s birth leads to a nail-biting conclusion

“Mystery, danger, and intrigue pull you in and keep your interest from the beginning to the end.”

“Intertwined plots follow the brothers and the women they love.”


Meet Tess Thompson

Tess Thompson is a pseudonym for two sisters who write romance novels as a team. Charlene Tess and Judi Thompson live over 1400 miles apart and co-write using cell phones, texts, and emails. They began writing together in 2002 and have published 26 titles together.
Judi and her husband, Roger, live in Houston and Charlene and her husband, Jerry, live in Denver.

The Surgeon’s Scalpel

The latest serial killer is the sickest in history.

Can a 23-year old rookie with two PhDs stop him?

Christian Windsor is a certified genius. He’s also autistic. He’s just joined a special unit at the FBI whose current mission is to stop the murderer known as “The Surgeon.”

There’s just one problem…

This killer doesn’t make mistakes.

The most challenging case in years is taking its toll on the unit, and a second killer is lurking in the shadows. The bodies are piling up and the public is terrified they could be next, adding to the pressure.

Will Christian’s unique way of looking at problems be the answer?

Or will the unexpected turns of the case lead to him paying the ultimate price?

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Note
: This book was previously published as The Surgeon in the Luke Titan Chronicles.

The Adulterer’s Handbook: A Novel

I’m about to jump into the canal and pull her to safety when I stop at the edge of the towpath.

What if I do nothing…?

The must-read psychological thriller for 2021.

If you’re having an affair and you don’t want to get caught, you must read this book.

The Adulterer’s Handbook is the story of a happily married man, desperately trying to prevent his wife from finding out about his affair. For months he is successful, but then things take a dark turn…

love story, a betrayal, an accident, a murder? You decide.

Lee Bolton has it all: a wonderful wife who he adores and two lovely children. But something is missing from his marriage.

Sophia Miller, the office temptress, offers to fill the gap and they begin a carefully regulated and orchestrated affair.

Lee, delighted with his new and improved sex life, walks a tightrope of near discovery; forever trying to keep his secret safe.

But Sophia wants more. She wants it all.

Sophia starts to break the rules, and she puts Lee’s marriage in jeopardy.

How far will he go to protect his family?

Would you commit murder to save your relationship?

Gripping domestic noir with a shocking twist.

Book one in a seven-book series.


Meet Sam Anthony

Born and raised in London, England, Sam Anthony is the author of psychological thrillers such as The Adulterer Series:
The Adulterer’s Handbook: A Novel
The Adulterer’s Confession: A Novel
The Adulterer’s Dilemma: A Novel
The Adulterer’s Trial: A Novel
The Adulterer’s Temptation: A Novel
The Adulterer’s Daughter: A Novel
The Adulterer’s Choice: A Novel
Tales Of Adultery & Infatuation: A Collection Of Short Stories
Sam loves reading, peanut butter and jazz (preferably at the same time).
He wishes his beloved wife to know that The Adulterer books are works of FICTION!