41 writers. One cause. We've rallied a platoon of crime, western, thriller, fantasy, noir, horror and transgressive authors to support PROTECT's important work: lobbying for legislation that protects children from physical, sexual, and emotional abuse.

Powerful stories from George Pelecanos, Andrew Vachss, Joe R. Lansdale, Charles de Lint, Ken Bruen, Chet Williamson, James Reasoner, Charlie Stella, Michael A. Black, Wayne Dundee, Roxane Gay, Ray Banks, Tony Black, Les Edgerton and 16 more, with 100% of proceeds going to PROTECT.


"Good stories for a good cause. You can't go wrong."
Bill Crider, Mystery Scene Magazine

"By turns chilling, tragic, and just downright entertaining, this collection will have you turning the pages into the wee hours of the morning."
My Bookish Ways, at CrimeFictionLover

"a series of edge-of-seat stories that kept my attention."
Amazon Review

"great writing....I felt the authors captured exactly why we fight against predators."
Stephanie Blackwell

"Repeated shots to the soul and gut"
-Kevin Tipple, Kevin's Corner

"will absolutely rip your heart out then stomp the sucker into a pulp."

"It starts out hard and grabs you by the collar"

"a solid collection and it benefits a good cause."