Writer and author of dark suspense, including the bestselling Dead Days series. Engaging characters, unpredictable stories.

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In the brightest of light, darkness resides. A gripping new post-apocalyptic suspense novel sure to appeal to fans of Dead Days.


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Bubblegum Smoothie & Cucumber Coolie

One portion of mystery, a handful of humour and a truckload of darkness. Meet Blake Dent in the first two books in a gripping new series, now available.


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Ryan Casey is an author of dark suspense fiction. He writes in various genres, such as thrillers, mysteries, horror and science-fiction. He has written ten novels, a long-running serial, and several novellas and short stories. Across all genres, Casey is renowned for his dark, page-turning suspense, his unforgettably complex characters, and his knockout twists. His work includes the best selling Dead Days horror serial, the Brian McDone mysteries, Sunlight, Bubblegum Smoothie, Cucumber Coolie, Sinkers, The Hunger, Killing Freedom, What We Saw, The Watching, She Remembers, Something in the Cellar and Silhouette.

Casey lives in the United Kingdom. He has a BA degree in English with Creative Writing from the University of Birmingham, and has been writing stories for as long as he can remember. In his spare time, he enjoys American serial television, is a slave to Pitchfork’s Best New Music section, and wastes far too much of his life playing Football Manager games.

Ryan is currently working on the fourth Brian McDone mystery novel for a November release.

For more information, visit ryancaseybooks.com

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