J. Carson Black is a former technical writer for defense contractor Raytheon Missile Systems and she also wrote content for the Web site of jockey Kent Desormeaux, a two-time winner of the Kentucky Derby. (J. Carson Black Web site)

Books on the J. Carson Black reading list

1. Darkness on the Edge of Town (2005)

2. Dark Side of the Moon (2006)

3. The Devil’s Hour (2010)