3/24/14 THW SUMMER I DIED has been optioned by Riothouse Films! Bill Moseley (The Devils Rejects, Texas chainsaw Massacre II) has signed on as the lead villian!

3/22/14 My newest novel, HISSERS 2: DEATH MARCH, is out now in paperbak and ebook

7/22/13 My newest novel, BUGBOY, is out now in limitded hardback from Thunderstorm Books

7/22/13 My short story GINSU GARY is out now in Splatterpunk Zine 3

8/31/12 SCRAPS & CHUM, my short story collection, is now on Kindle. OR, get it for FREE at Goodreads.com

7/02/11 RATINGS GAME and MALCONTENTS now on Kindle for low prices!

7/02/11 Audible Books' ZombieFest phase II has begun. Click the banner for more info!

4/15/11--Kindle version of BORN TO BLEED now available! Paperback arriving in a week.

3/7/11--HISSERS, my new novel from Permuted Press,is getting ready to land. It will be released as an aduio book from Audible Books first, followed by paperback and ebook editions

12/08/10--ALIEN ABERRATIONS featuring my story The Kleptos will be available in Dec from Grand Mal Press.

5/17/10--ZOMBIE ZOOLOGY is now available!

2/12/10--my story TWO DAYS BEFORE THE END OF THE WORLD has sold to the Zombie Zoology from Severed Press.

1/29/10--Got word that Permuted is going to start editing my new novel, HISSERS, very shortly. Hopefully this book will be out by late Spring.

12/05/09--New interview with me up at The Black Glove ezine.

9/11/09--Coscom Entertainment has released my mashup, The Undead World of Oz.

7/13/09--Coscom Entertainment is releasing a 2nd edition of The Summer I Died with a new cover and introduction by the acclaimed Cody Goodfellow.

5/13/09--Dead Science is now available. Order it at any online retailers. Here's the Amazon link: HERE

5/05/09--The latest issue of Rue Morgue had some very nice things to say about Monstrous: 20 Tales of Giant Creature Terror: "While there is a pulpiness to the tales, the entertainment factor is surprisingly high and a few of the stories are flat out excellent."

5/05/09-- Coscom Entertainment's new anthologyDEAD SCIENCE will contain my new short story, "The Valace Standard." It should be available for purchase in the next few weeks.

2/13/09--DreadMedia Podcast interviews me HERE.

1/22/09--DreadMedia Podcast reviews The Summer I Died. I've taken the liberty of truncating the review but please give their podcasts a listen here.

Welcome to the website of author Ryan C. Thomas. Click around for information on upcoming titles, news and signing events, and other goodies. Be sure to visit Ryan's Facebook page for blogs and other interesting tidbits.

Origin of Pain




Born To Bleed

Ratings Game


The Summer I Died

The Undead World of Oz

Monstrous: 20 Tales of Giant Creature Terror

Undead: Flesh Feast

Elements Of The Apocalypse

Vault Of Punk Horror

Scraps & Chum

Zombie Zoology

Headshot Quartet

Hallows Eve

Twisted Cat Tales


Dead Science

Space Squid issue 2


Strange Stories of
Sand and Sea

Alien Aberrations

Punk Horror
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