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Sam (SJ) Hendricks

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Sam founded Peak Story Reviews with the intention of discovering and uplifting independent and self-published authors and stories. She’s a full-time blogger, CEO & Marketing Director for Kyanite Publishing LLC, and author of science-fiction, fantasy, romance, and mystery. Somehow, she reads as much as she writes. She’s also an experienced business banker with a BA from Washington State University. She is working on completing her first sci-fi title, due out this fall.

Preferred Genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Young Adult, New Adult, Suspense, Crime, Thriller, Adventure, General Lit, Chick Lit, and Non-Fiction.

You can find out more about Sam at and interact with her on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

B.K. Bass


B.K. is Editor in Chief of the Kyanite Press, Acquisitions Director, and Managing Editor of Kyanite Crypt for Kyanite Publishing. He’s also an author of science fiction, fantasy, and horror inspired by the pulp fiction magazines of the early 20th century.  He is a student of history with a lifetime of experience in a variety of industries and he served in the U.S. Army.

Preferred Genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Crime, Thriller, Suspense, and Historical Fiction.  He is especially interested in niche SFF such as Cyberpunk, Sword & Sorcery, etc.  Reviews by B.K. Bass.

Find out more about B.K. at and you can interact with him on Twitter and Facebook.

Sophia LeRoux

Sophia is the Director of Design, Managing Editor of Kyanite Kiss, and Associate Editor of Kyanite Crypt at Kyanite Publishing. She’s currently pursuing her Masters in Business Administration and several of her own writing projects.

Preferred Genres: Comedy, Dark Fantasy, Folklore, Horror, Paranormal Romance, General Romance (steamy is okay), Science Fiction, Thriller, and Poetry.  Reviews by Sophia LeRoux.

Find out more about Sophia at and you can interact with her on Twitter and Facebook.