Killing Time at the Lingerroot Inn

About John

John C. Dupré (originally John C. Tremblay) is a fantasy author and award-winning technical writer from New England. He’s a graduate of University of Massachusetts at Lowell; and his first flash fiction piece was published in AlienSkin Magazine in 2005. Subsequent work has been published in numerous online magazines, including Allegory, New Realm (previously eFantasy), and Silver Blade. His novel, Killing Time at the Lingerroot Inn, and his short story collection, Talt Tales and Magical Misadventures, are now available at





What's New


   Toby Determined   


05/07/22 - John's new short story, Toby Determined, is now available for preorder in the Kindle Store, with a release date of 6/1/2022.


05/06/22 - In honor of Pride month, several of John's works will be available as Kindle Countdown Deals or for free during the month of June 2022. This includes:


One Hex of a Thanksgiving Story

A Seriously Screwed Up Christmas Story

Killing Time at the Lingerroot Inn

An Out of This World Easter Story


Check out the links to see which titles are available for discounts at each day.



View John C Dupré's Author Profile at


Surviving the Holidays Stories

   A Seriously Screwed Up Christmas Story      One Hex of a Thanksgiving Story      An Out of This World Easter Story 

An Unforgettable Valentine's Day Adventure       Coming Soon