The Southern Magicks
Book 1 of The Southern Magicks Series Coming to print and ebook 1st of December 2021
A close encounter with death dramatically changes Dexter’s life. The brutal demon attack forcing him to face his ability to see the dead. With his secret in the open reluctant Dexter is forced to work for the magical detective agency ran by his family. He soon finds himself investigating a forty-year-old murder to avenge a familiar ghost. Is looking into the past worth uncovering secrets that are better left buried?
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About the author
Ashton K. Rose (aka Geek_Aflame)
Ashton K. Rose (She/They) is a Queer author who writes Australian paranormal, urban fantasy and mystery fiction filled with LGBTQIA+ characters.
Ashton currently lives in sunny Queensland able to enjoy the best of the Australian bush and beach. Enjoying the city that inspired Hartwright, from the Hartwright Vampires Series.
Ashton spent her first fourteen years being raised on a remote farm shaped around the remains of an old mining town. Surrounded by the skeletons of past lives and their matching ghost stories, Ashton developed a love for fantasy, horror, and dark fairy tales from a young age.
Carrying a love of ghost stories into adulthood Ashton started writing novels about magic, vampires and ghosts. Ashton decided to set The Southern Magicks in a world heavily inspired by the backdrop of the Australia bush/beach and the speculative fiction Ashton has consumed over a lifetime.
My Main Projects
The Small Town Horror
(The Southern Magicks #1)
A close encounter with death dramatically changes Dexter’s life. The brutal demon attack forcing him to face his ability to see the dead. With his secret in the open reluctant Dexter is forced to work for the magical detective agency ran by his family.
He soon finds himself investigating…
Blood & Cupcakes
(Hartright Vampires #1)
In 2012 two quests for revenge intersect over an absurdly named, magical dagger. Viktor and Kip, join forces to end the Silva Clan’s plan to turn other vampires into addicts through tainted, illegal blood. In the process, they realise the targets of their revenge plots…
In Walked the Dead Man
(Carrich Investigations #1)
In 1880 Lionel and Danielle Carrich, known as Nell and Elle run a supernatural investigation agency. Danielle uses her abilities as a witch and Lionel his abilities to see the dead and have dreams of the future.