Please note - Hobo, The Banshee and The Fort Providence Watch are no longer published through Damnation Books or any other publisher. ROGUE PHOENIX PRESS will take them under their publishing wing and will be re-released during 2017. Thank you for your patience, and support!
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Wow... Henry's novella "Hobo" is suspenseful. It has action, vampires, murder, mystery and excitement. You will be at the end of your chair waiting to see what happens at every turn of the Locomotive! Elaine Victoria Grey
Satan worshippers raise the spirit of a witch who brings a demon to complete her vow of vengeance against the town that executed her three-hundred years earlier.
The Bamboo Heart kept my attention the whole time and left me wondering what happens next. I look forward to reading the rest. The story so far is fantastic!
Mr. Gravelle is an extremely talented writer and The Bamboo Heart is one of his best. Looking forward to seeing this on the Best Sellers List!
I like that this story starts "sixty-five years later." Using this phrase sets the stage for uncovering something important that happened long ago but still may be affecting lives today. The character descriptions in this piece are enough to allow me to sketch a mental picture, but they aren't so long that I feel mired in description. This piece achieves a good balance of narration and dialog. I like the basis of this story and a lot of what the author has done.
Wow! Great flow, wonderful job keeping the reader guessing and wanting more...and that's what I want - to read more! Bring it on!
I find the characters have a real depth and a warmth to them. The author's storytelling is superb. Pages fly by, the mark of an excellent read.
I want more. I want to know who Mary is, what "Fibbers" story is, I want to know all of his secrets and what is making him so unhappy. These first pages really caught my interest and I want more!
The Bamboo Heart kept my interest and I wanted to read on and on. The book made me feel as though I were right there in the room with the characters, listening to them and looking on. Great work Mr. Gravelle!! You touched my heart with this book!
Paulette M. Conway
This book holds your attention, one has to keep reading to see what happens next! The story warms your heart, and bring the character to life. A very nostalgic look at the war years. A must read!
Linda G. Walker
"I just finished reading the Bamboo Heart and was really moved by it. It is a phenomenal story written by a gifted author. Get yourself a copy and a box of Kleenex as you will need them as you come to realize through the writers eyes the horrors of war."
Mary Ann Boiros December 2011