The Deeper Roots of Evil

The sequel to The Roots of Evil, my first horror novel, is coming along nicely… Five chapters completed last week. Six if you count one I’d already written a while back but now placed in the new book. Looking to release later this year… Will be bigger, bloodier and bolder, with more deaths and a…

The Wretched – Coming Soon

Coming Soon… The Wretched The new horror novel from David E. Gates, the author of original horror stories: The Roots of Evil and The Ghost of Clothes. Set in and around Portsmouth, UK, The Wretched tells a creepy and horrifying story of a malevolent and evil force rising up to affect and change the lives of two teenage…

Another five-star review for The Roots of Evil

Hammer-Horror fest awaits…… The result of a fertile imagination and a very slightly twisted sense of the macabre, this is an enjoyable romp through a “Hammer-Horror” fest for the noughties……a novel that’s easy to pick up and get straight to the very heart of the story. Set in a small village (of the damned!) packed…