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About Michael Christopher Carter
It's from this unique perspective that he now indulges his one true passion of writing, producing paranormal novels which delight the seeker whilst paying homage to the skeptic. Described as 'Paranormal tales of the unexpected'; they won't be like anything you've read before.
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Someone, or something wants him out...
"You MUST read this book... It's as scary as hell..."
"I defy anyone not to be gripped by the opening paragraph..."
Neil is counting the days until he can leave his terrifying student digs and go home for Christmas.
For weeks he's suffered hearing harrowing noises in the middle of the night, and seeing things moving which shouldn’t.
It’s all becoming clear:
someone or something wants him out!
When a psychic friend of the family confirms his worst fears, Neil and his fellow students can't bear to go back.
Nothing is as it seems, and when beautiful former housemate, Elin Treharne, is plagued by nightmares of her one-time home; nightmares that reveal a disturbing and life-threatening danger, she doesn’t realise the peril she’s in from an evil still at large.
The friends must brave the house to uncover the terrible truth behind the hauntings... Before it's too late
"The twist on the normal poltergeist story is genius!"
"It will have you sleeping with the lights on..."
"I couldn't turn the pages fast enough..."
"Plot twists melding seamlessly to perfection..."
An Extraordinary Haunting is a supernatural thriller from the Paranormal Tales from Wales collection. Featuring Carter's customary twists and a pace that will leave you breathless, this is a novel to satisfy those seeking something beyond the norm.
You would know if you were DEAD... Wouldn't you?
"Read in one sitting... Great twist!"
"Fantastic! Hooked from the first page. I thought I'd worked it out but the ending took me by surprise"
"I love how the Welsh scenery is brought vividly to life..."
Larger than life TV Psychic, Claire, is troubled...
Despite an enviable reputation for uncanny abilities to connect her audience with lost friends and relatives, one persistent spirit leaves the crowd with blank faces.
Meanwhile, retired loner, Angharad, is petrified in her remote Welsh mountain home when, night after night, disembodied voices call her name from the darkness.
Desperate for answers, she seeks out the famous medium, unwittingly drawing closer to a danger neither could foresee.
She must uncover the truth before it costs her her life.
An intriguing, impossible to predict novella from Wales's master of the paranormal.
"A superb supernatural story..."
"Great story which kept me guessing until the end..."
"Couldn't put it down... Absolutely brilliant!"
"I thought this was going to be an obvious plot twist, but it had me guessing throughout, and I'm glad to say i didn't get it right!"
"Another great read... Fast becoming my favourite writer"
"As a depth psychologist, this psychic tale intrigued me, which is hard to do"
You Don't Have to be DEAD to Work Here... But it Helps is a great introduction to Carter's Paranormal Tales from Wales.
Described as supernatural 'Tales of the Unexpected', if you enjoy thought-provoking thrillers with twists beyond the norm, this is a series you will love
Night after night after night... the same terrible dream...
"Characters so real you can almost smell them..."
"Carter is seriously one of the best writers around today..."
Suffering the same nightmare over and over again, Eliot is tortured by indecipherable images of a horrific car accident...
Piecing together clues from the macabre visions, he knows his wife is in danger. But despite persuading her to leave her car at home, the nightmares persist.
He knows he’s missing something
And for Eliot, his nightmare is only just beginning…
“A book that draws you in and does not let go…”
“A brilliant read. Really love this writer…”
“Keeps you gripped until the last page…”
“A must read with an unexpected twist…”
The Nightmare of Eliot Armstrong is a supernatural thriller from Carter’s Paranormal Tales from Wales.
Featuring his renowned depth of characters and a frenetic no-nonsense pace, it’s a novel that will have you gasping for breath and panting for more!
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the woods!
"Had me gripped from the first page"
"Unputdownable... Wow! What a page turner..."
"I've read a lot of bigfoot books, but I've never seen where the author took this before"
When leading primatologist, Monique Xerri, discovers the 900lb sasquatch in her charge has escaped, she is desperate to lure him back before she can be blamed
But when gruesome remains of the beast's victims are discovered by a dog walker, Monique's secret becomes too hard to keep.
Whilst she and her family frantically track the bigfoot, a sociopathic FBI agent and his team are busy hunting them; and when they clash they'll have to face a menace greater than any of them could have feared.
Will any of them make it out alive this time?
"I read the first book and just had to find out what happened next... I promise you won't be disappointed!"
"The most unique bigfoot story I've ever read"
"Absolutely brilliant! I lost sleep reading this... Meh, sleep is overrated!"
The Hunt for the Beast of Benfro is book two in The Beast of Benfro series.
If you enjoy an intelligent creature-feature, this novel full of Carter's customary twists, and a blistering pace will leave you breathless. Get your teeth into The Beast of Benfro today before it gets its teeth into you...
What is wrong with the water in Goreston's Holy Well?
When the vicar of a small Welsh community disappears after two little girls are murdered, Reverend Bertie Brimble steps into the breach.
His family are horrified at the danger he's putting his own daughter in. Especially as she looks startlingly like the other victims.
They do everything they can to keep her safe until Bertie himself begins behaving strangely, battling the worst possible desires.
And he's not the only one...
A terrible fate awaits anyone who drinks from Goreston's Holy well
Can Bertie uncover the truth about what's in the water before it's too late?
"Still reeling from the twists...
"Kept me thinking long after I'd finished reading..."
"The epitome of a great writer.."
Blood is Thicker Than Water is a remarkably thought-provoking horror tale from Wales's master of the supernatural. Buy your copy today
Would you save the life of a murderer?
"Excellent read demolished very easily..."
Luke Thomas bravely confronts a vicious gang and saves a man from a brutal beating
Following his heroics, he feels more and more that he has the power to heal people
But when sickening accusations emerge about the man he saved and a young girl who has disappeared, Luke fears he's a channel for a far darker purpose...
Desperate to make amends and save the girl, Luke confronts a very human evil, as well as his own demons
But he may already be too late...
"I loved this book!"
"Thought provoking brilliant story"
"Hooked from the first chapter"
Paved With Good Intentions is a supernatural thriller from Carter's ‘Paranormal Tales from Wales’
A Reiki Master and Advanced Channel for over twenty years, Carter offers a unique perspective to a story filled with healing, spirit guides, and angels.
A must-read for those on a spiritual path and anyone looking for a thought-provoking thriller
"Being a healer myself, I really identified..."
"Woven throughout the story is the power of healing..."
Christmas will never be the same...
"Still reeling from the twists and turns!"
" This is an incredible story, full of reality, crossed paths and if only's
A must read..."
When Matthew Morrissey visits a local shop to buy batteries for his daughter’s Christmas present, he doesn’t know it will ruin his life
A meeting with an unfortunate stranger sets him on a journey of unimaginable torment, and when he returns home everything has changed...
There are strangers in his house, his neighbours deny ever knowing him and the police don't believe him.
Locked away for his own safety, Matthew has a theory about what is happening to him and who is to blame. But first, he has to escape.
He must solve the mystery to return to the life he built and save his family, or he risks losing them forever...
"Just totally brilliant! Previously I had only read a fab short story by this author, but wow can he write a brilliant full length thriller"
"Expertly well written and thought out. Such turmoil... a hell of a rollercoaster ride"
" What a wonderful story line, twisty and tricky"
" I thought I had it figured out... Boy was I wrong! Very suspenseful twists that keep you wondering"
Destructive Interference is a standalone supernatural thriller from Carter's Paranormal Tales from Wales series.
If you enjoy believeable characters and plots choc-full of twists and turns, you'll love this incredible reality-bending novel
If you go down to the woods today...
Barely surviving an attack from an unknown creature in the woods, David fears his flirtatious neighbour might not have been so fortunate.
Voicing his theory to the police places him firmly at the top of a short list of suspects when she fails to turn up safe and well. His only hope of persuading them of his innocence lies with his delinquent younger brother, Jimmy, proving the existence of a monster in the forests of sleepy West Wales.
Calling on the help of TV experts, Jimmy journeys to the jungles of the Congo in search of the truth. But, some secrets are too grave to share, and, as he gets closer to uncovering the secret behind what his brother saw, he unleashes a terrible danger which threatens everyone he loves.
Will any of them escape the Beast of Benfro?
'Fascinating. Not your usual sasquatch story. This one has a twist in its tail!'
'Suspenseful and gripping...'
'Hooked from the first chapter, and the ending was impressive to say the least'
'The cast of characters Carter gives us bring wit and a dark humor to the story'
The Beast of Benfro is the first book in the upcoming Beast of Benfro Series. If you like an intelligent creature feature with 'Characters so real, I felt I knew them!' you'll love Carter's superb series starter
Tear into this monster yarn from Wales's master of the supernatural today, in time for the upcoming sequel!
“British Horror at its Best!” The Observer
Tear into Welsh bestselling author, Michael Christopher Carter’s, tongue-in-big-fat-hamster-cheek horror trilogy before it tears into you! Be warned; you’ll never look at a hamster the same way again…
When Lucy’s Christmas present of an adorable hamster falls foul of her alcoholic rodent-phobic father, her genius brother, Harvey, is the best person to give him a new lease of life. Using what's left of the hamster, parts of a rat, and even himself, Harvey soon develops a pet like no other. Bestowed with remarkable intelligence and a thirst for revenge; Harvey soon learns he’s created a monster…
Hamster House of Horror
A year after their horrific Hamster ordeal, what's left of Harvey’s family returns to their refurbished home in Pembrokeshire for Christmas, and it’s not long before it's clear what the monster pet has been up to in their absence—breeding prolifically. The new horde share some of their hybrid father's ingenuity, and all of his vengeful rage. Will anyone make it out alive this time?
Hamsters: Night of Terror
The mutant horde of blood-thirsty hamsters is rampaging the streets of Pembroke Dock searching for shelter, food, and revenge. Tearing their teeth into leftover turkey, Brussels sprouts, and anyone who gets in their way, it's only a matter of time before they kill again. Miles away, Harvey senses something's wrong and fears he must return to face his furry foe. But can he conceive the perfect plan to rid the world of his miscreation? Or will the mutant hamsters destroy the one person who truly understands them?
“Pembroke Dock, famous for building WWII Flying Boats and the Star Wars Millennium Falcon, now has a new celebrity in Carter’s magnificent mutant monsters…”
“A new classic horror tale!”
“Mary Shelley would be proud”
“A corker of a story…”
Monsters can be small... And furry
Harvey Collins is a seventeen year-old prodigy gifted with a scientific mind that even has Oxford University excited.
When his sister's Christmas present of an adorable hamster falls foul of their alcoholic rodent-phobic father, Harvey is the best person to give him a new lease of life.
Using what's left of the hamster and parts of a rat and even himself, Harvey soon develops a pet like no other. Bestowed with remarkable intelligence and a thirst for revenge, Harvey's hamster is a monster in waiting.
Will anyone make it out alive?
Released just in time for Christmas, this short novella packs in Carter's renowned depth of characters and a thrill-a-minute read in a small package ideal for a car-journey to visit the relatives!
Buy yours today and put the thrill in Christmas
A box-set to blur the lines between reality and fear...
Get four of Carter's most popular books where nothing is as it seems...
Matthew Morrissey returns home from buying batteries for his daughter's Christmas present to find nothing is as he left it: there are strangers in his house and his neighbours deny even knowing him.
He has a theory about what's happening to him, and who is to blame.
Can he work it out and find his family, or has he lost them forever?
You don't have to be DEAD to work here... But it helps
Angharad has the perfect retirement: completely self-sufficient in the heart of the South Wales mountains; until she hears someone calling her name from the darkness when no-one is there.
Night after night, she is tormented by a disembodied voice growing ever-more gruesome in its demands.
What could it possibly want? And will Angharad escape with her life?
An Extraordinary Haunting
Neil Hedges shares a dingy house with some other students in Swansea, and it's becoming painfully clear: someone, or something wants them out!
Meanwhile, beautiful former housemate, Elin Treharne is plagued by nightmares of her one-time home; nightmares that reveal a terrible danger.
No-one understands the peril they're in, but the students, along with Neil's psychic aunt, must find out the truth about the extraordinary haunting before it's too late...
The Nightmare of Eliot Armstrong
Handsome school teacher, Eliot Armstrong, is tormented by nightmares of a horrific car-crash. He's convinced it's a precognition of his wife's terrible fate.
Or, it could just be his guilty conscience surfacing over his illicit liaisons with a curvey colleague.
He tries desperately to make amends to stop the horrific visions coming true, but for Eliot, his nightmare is only just beginning.
Will anyone he cares about make it out alive?
If you like a twist in your supernatural tale, you'll love this box-set of Carter's finest mind-bending thrillers.
Blur your reality and dive into these twisting paranormal thrillers today.
Becca Tate can't sleep
If she does, someone will die...
"Full of suspenseful twists and turns that will keep you on the edge of your seat"
"I had to stay up all night to finish this! The ending was awesome"
Terrified of what her dreams will create, photography student, Becca is on the edge.
Following a nightmare of her gran dying, Becca is distraught when she wakes to discover it's true
Then another deadly dream precedes another death, then another, and another. It seems every time she closes her eyes someone dies.
Afraid she'll lose everyone she loves, Becca frantically tries to control her pestilent powers, but attempting to curb them only serves to make them even more dangerous.
Convinced her curse comes from her Indian heritage and her link to the Goddess of Death, 'Kali,' she fears her only hope of saving those she cares about is to make the ultimate sacrifice... And turn her deadly dreams on herself
Someone has to save her from a living nightmare before it's too late...
"As always, Carter gives us a brilliant psychological thriller with a paranormal twist..."
"Absolutely brilliant edge of your seat read throughout..."
"Like the Medusa Touch but so much more..."
"The ending was superb!"
"Paranormal suspense at its best..."
Featuring his renowned depth of character, and twists and turns at the familiar frenetic pace, Angel of Death is a novel that will have the reader on the edge of their seat, and leave them breathless.
Angel of Death is the latest thriller from Carter's Paranormal Tales from Wales collection
Be warned. Once you read one, you'll want to read them all