Thomas M. Malafarina (www.ThomasMMalafarina.com) is a horror fiction author from Berks County, Pennsylvania. He was born July 23, 1955, in Ashland, Schuylkill County, PA where he lived until moving to Berks County in 1979. Many of Thomas’s stories take place in his native Schuylkill County as well as Berks County settings.
To date, he has published eight horror novels:What Waits Beneath,Burner,From The Dark,Circle Of Blood,Dead Kill Book 1: The Ridge of Death,Dead Kill Book 2: The Ridge Of Change,Dead Kill Book 3: The Ridge Of WarandDeath Bringer Jones, Zombie Slayer Volume 1. He has published ten collections of horror short stories:Thirteen Deadly Endings,Ghost Shadows,Horror Classics,Undead Living,Malaformed Realities Vol. 1, Vol. 2, Vol. 3, Vol. 4, Vol. 5and most recentlyVol. 6.Volumes 7and8 are to be released in the near future. All of his books are published through Sunbury Press and their imprints.(www.Sunburypress.com).
In addition, many of Thomas’ stories have appeared in more than 200 anthologies and e-magazines. Some have been produced and presented for internet podcasts and radio plays as well. Thomas has shared anthology pages with some of the biggest names in horror fiction such as Jack Ketchum, Joe Lansdale, Jonathan Maberry, and Lucky McKee to name a few.
Thomas is best known for the twists and surprises in his stories as well as his descriptive, often gory passages. Thomas is also an artist, musician, singer, and songwriter.