On March 18, 2018 the anthology collection Chillers from the Rock reached #1 on the Amazon Canadian Bestsellers list in four separate categories: Vampire Thriller, Werewolf & Shifters, Vigilante Justice and Hot New Releases (Thriller) . The book peaked at #152 on the Amazon.ca Bestseller’s Rank out of all of Amazon’s 1.8 million paid books at 5:17 pm Newfoundland time and was added to Amazon’s Bestseller’s list at that time.
Chillers from the Rock is a collection of twenty‐five short stories written by a diverse mix of some of the best suspense and horror authors in Atlantic Canada, including both award‐winners, veterans of their craft and brand new talent. This collection features the thrilling, creatively charged, astonishing fiction that showcases the talent, imagination and prestige that Atlantic Canada has to offer. It includes the work of Paul Carberry (Zombies on the Rock), Kelley Power (Winner of the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts and Letters competition), Matthew LeDrew (Coral Beach Casefiles, Infinity, Xander Drew), Ali House (The Six‐Elemental) and an introduction by Dale Gilbert Jarvis.
Engen Books is an independent publishing company based out of Newfoundland. It was started in 2007 by Matthew LeDrew and is currently run by LeDrew and partner Ellen Curtis, with a mission to promote literary expression and the medium of literature, regardless of genre, setting or style, and a belief that when you limit an author by geography or genre you are also limiting that author’s imagination, and thus limiting what you believe that author is capable of imagining.
Independent authors from Atlantic Canada and the world over offer some of the best, most imaginative, most exciting and transcendent fiction available on the market.