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Supernatural: COLD FIRE (Now Available!)

Supernatural: COLD FIRE (Titan Books) is now available wherever books are sold!

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Synopsis: A brand-new Supernatural novel that reveals a previously unseen adventure for the Winchester brothers, from the hit CW series!

When a gruesome murder takes place in Braden Heights, Indiana, the local authorities suspect the disembowelled and eyeless corpse was the victim of an animal attack. But when another body is discovered, the eyes gouged out, Sam, Dean and Castiel start looking for connections between the two men and discover both were soon to be fathers. As the boys hunt the killer, they unearth stories from the town’s troubled past, and secrets some would prefer stay buried forever.


Supernatural: COLD FIRE Cover Wrap

Check out the full cover wrap (front, spine & back) of Supernatural: Cold Fire. This will be my third original Supernatural tie-in novel, due out MAR 29, 2016. (Click image below to view larger version in new browser window.)

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Grimm: The Chopping Block

Have you read my most recent novel? See what the reviewers are saying below:

Grimm: The Chopping Block, with Show logo and blood-spattered background

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“[Passarella's] talent shines here. [A] gripping and fast-paced read.... the kind of book you can pick up and get lost in, finishing in the wee hours without meaning to. (Full Review.)

“Any writer wanting to evoke atmosphere and downright terror would do well to read this. . . . [A] superlative piece of horror writing. . . .
a tight, taut and tense thriller”

Starburst Magazine (Full review)

“[A] macabre, dizzying feast of violence....
Creepy stuff that will make your skin crawl.” (Full Review)

“I simply fell in love with this book!
The Chopping Block is a clear A+.”

Fading Pics, A Place to Dream
(Full review. Caution: spoilers)



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This is the official place to find out about the horror novels (supernatural thrillers) of John Passarella (that's me), including the Bram Stoker Award-winning, co-authored debut novel, Wither, and my solo horror novels, Wither's Rain and Wither's Legacy (stand-alone sequels to Wither), Kindred Spirit (a paranormal thriller), Shimmer (urban dark fantasy / supernatural thriller), as well as my media tie-in novels, Supernatural: Night Terror, Supernatural: Rite of Passage, Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Ghoul Trouble, Angel: Avatar, and Angel: Monolith.

My original tie-in novel GRIMM: The Chopping Block is available now!

Supernatural: Rite of PassageNEWS: Check out some reviews for Supernatural: Rite of Passage and some interviews about the book. And here's a Tweet from Clarissa, Managing editor for

If you enjoy horror fiction, supernatural thrillers, paranormal thrillers or urban fantasy, you've come to the right place!


Most Recent Books

GRIMM: THE CHOPPING BLOCK debuted on FEB 18, 2014. Other than Supernatural: Rite of Passage (2012) & Supernatural: Night Terror (2011), both original media tie-in novels based on the hit CW televsion show, my last two books are Shimmer and the fiction collection Exit Strategy ($2.99), available exclusively for the Amazon Kindle.

In addition to the Dark Quest Books trade paperback edition, SHIMMER, is also available for $3.99 for the Amazon Kindle. and the B&N Nook. Or order a copy in other eBook formats (PDF, MOBI, EPUB, LRF) through the Passarella Author Bookstore!


About Matthew & Matthew's Miles

My son Matthew was diagnosed with an inoperable brain stem tumor in 2001 at the age of seven and given 6 to 9 months to live. (He is now 19.) To date he's had four brain surgeries—3 in 2005 alone—and six weeks of radiation therapy, completed April 3, 2006. Read his story here and find out why my wife and I started Matthew's Miles to raise money for pediatric brain tumor research.