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Sidney Williams Interview with Dark Between Pages

New interview covering the current state of things in the writing life.

Disciples of the Serpent Goodreads Giveaway

Disciples of the Serpent Cover Art By Sidney Williams

Enter to win one of three signed print copies of Disciples of the Serpenta stand-alone dark fantasy adventure set in Ireland. 

Special Detective Aileen O’Donnell is in a race against time to unravel secrets buried at Ireland’s sacred places. Can she defeat a conspiracy and a dark cult in time to stop what lies sleeping in the Emerald Isle? 

Enter here on Goodreads through April 14, 2021

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Holiday Gift


For the holiday season, a free story is now available on the Sidney Williams Books Facebook page. It appears in text form for the first time. It originally appeared as a flash fiction reading on the Sid Videous YouTube page.

Read the free story here.

Fool’s Run Named to December/January #TopIndieFavorites

Fool’s Run has been named one of Barnes & Noble’s handpicked #TopIndieFavorites from independent publishers.

They said: “we know you’ll love; the hottest pre-orders and top new releases everyone is reading on NOOK!”

Check the whole list here:


Or if you want to see Fool’s Run in context jump to Page 4.

New Short Story Publication


The latest issue of the new incarnation of Sanitarium magazine has just been released.

It features my short story, “The Fury.”

It’s a tale of suburban revenge. Neighbors can drive each other crazy after all, and frustrations of the job can carry over to other areas of life.

Order here!

Guest Blog Post

Visit Charles Gramlich’s Razored Zen blog for the Sidney Williams guest blog post:

Six of my favorite hardboiled detective heroes

Some you may know. Some may surprise you.

Fool’s Run Giveaway

Fool’s Run will release Nov. 24, 2020. Enter now to win one of three signed print editions of the new book.

The giveaway’s going now through Nov. 21.

Enter Here

Cover Reveal


Release Date: November 24, 2020 for ebook and trade paper. From Gordian Knot Books, an imprint of Crossroad Press. Preorder now:

Amazon US: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08FYSMYXP

Amazon UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Fools-Run-Si-Reardon-Novel-ebook/dp/B08FYSMYXP/

Amazon CA: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Fools-Run-Si-Reardon-Novel-ebook/dp/B08FYSMYXP/

Amazon AU: https://www.amazon.com.au/Fools-Run-Si-Reardon-Novel-ebook/dp/B08FYSMYXP/

Get the Cats Bundle With Great Ebooks

For a limited time you can get the Cats! Bundle which includes Cat Ladies of the Apocalypse with my story – “The Witch of Washington Park.” See the full offer for details.Cats Bundle Book Covers

Holiday Gift

Read a free story just in time for the holidays:

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Free-Credible-Threat (PDF)

This was created for a holiday blog tour a few years back. Enjoy this little thriller tale anew this holiday season.