Author Archives: cdietzel

5 Movies That Are Better Than The Book

Most people tend to prefer books over the movies that they’re turned into. In a couple instances, though, the movie winds up being better. Here are five examples of movies that surpassed the books they were based on.   Stand By Me (Based on ‘The Body’ by Stephen King)         Just about

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Books like 1984

With the renewed interest in George Orwell’s dystopian classic, I thought I’d put together a list of books similar to 1984. Readers who loved the tale of ‘Big Brother,’ Newspeak, and the Ministry of Truth will find familiar elements in each of the following stories.             The Circle Replace an

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5 Underrated Science Fiction Movies

I’ve been a huge science fiction fan my entire life, not just in books but also in movies. Movies aren’t just entertaining; a lot can be learned from them in terms of how to tell a story effectively. Through a combination of great acting, amazing special effects, and a spectacular story, some movies still stand

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The Great De-evolution — now on Whispersync!

As you all know, my three Great De-evolution novels have all been turned into audiobooks by Podium Publishing. The Man Who Watched The World End, A Different Alchemy, and The Hauntings of Playing God can all be purchased at Amazon or Audible. Each sounds truly amazing so you should check them out. But there’s an

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5 Underrated Dystopian Novels

As you can all probably guess from many of the books I’ve written, I’m a big fan of dystopian fiction. There are some clear classics, such as 1984 and Brave New World, but there are also some that fell by the wayside and deserve more attention. Here’s my list of the ‘5 Most Underrated Dystopian

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June New Releases: Books and Audiobooks!

June is a huge month for me. All three books in my Space Lore trilogy will be released, as well as my Great De-evolution audiobooks! Whether you love epic space fantasy stories like Star Wars or enjoy listening to incredibly high quality and professionally narrated audiobooks, I’ve got something you’ll enjoy. Star Wars meets Arthurian

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Cover Reveal: The entire Space Lore trilogy!

The covers for my upcoming ‘Space Lore’ trilogy are done and I’m excited to share them with everyone. Where Arthurian Legend meets Star Wars. Epic space fantasy will never be the same. These books are going to blow you away, and I’m going to be releasing the entire trilogy at the same time! Book 1

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