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    {Review} TEMPLE OF GHOSTS, by J.H. Moncrieff

    Published by DeathZone Books Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Ghost, Horror, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Supernatural, Suspense Format: eBook Welcome to Egypt, where the line between god and monster is blurred… Medium Kate Carlsson has returned from Poveglia with her partner, Jackson Stone, but there’s no time for rest and relaxation. Strange things are happening in Kate’s sleepy Vermont town. Locusts lurk in her kitchen, frogs rain from the sky, and water turns to blood. Even worse, her friend—a noted Egyptologist—has vanished. To save her town and find her friend, Kate and Jackson must confront an ancient evil originating from the tombs and temples of Egypt. With the help of an…

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    {Guest Post} AUTHOR J.H. Moncrieff on Visiting the Island of Poveglia

    Author J.H. Moncrieff talks about her visit to the island of Poveglia, rumored to be the most haunted island in the world, and scene for her novel THE GIRL WHO TALKS TO GHOSTS. “You realize you are alone on this island.”  Those were the only words the water-taxi driver said before dropping me off on the desolate shores of Poveglia, a little island off the coast of Venice that is rumoured to be the world’s most haunted.  As the forbidding tower of Poveglia first came into view, I was excited, but by the time I climbed out of the water taxi, I was feeling something different.  Fear.  I didn’t have…

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    {Review} FOREST OF THE DAMNED, by Lee Mountford

    Published by Amazon Digital Services Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Format: eBook Legend says this forest is haunted… A group of four researchers travel to the Black Forest to investigate the stories surrounding the area. They hope to gather evidence that the paranormal is real. But getting what they want could cost them their souls.  The forest soon delivers on its promise, but their excitement is ruined when one of the group disappears in the night. Ghostly apparitions, disembodied voices, and demonic things lurking in the darkness turn the adventure of a lifetime into a living nightmare. And behind…

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    {Review} THE GIRL WHO TALKS TO GHOSTS (GhostWriters Book 2), by J.H. Moncrieff

    Published by DeathZone Books Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Ghost, Horror, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Supernatural, Suspense Format: eBook Would you risk everything to save a stranger? Off the coast of Venice lurks Poveglia, the world’s most haunted isle, steeped in centuries of innocent blood. A deranged doctor who took great joy in torturing his patients in life continues to rule his abandoned asylum after death. Few go to Poveglia willingly, but medium Kate Carlsson has no choice. It’s her job. While struggling to retrieve a young girl’s soul, Kate uncovers some shocking truths about the evil on the island that challenges her own convictions and morals—and even her life.…

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    {Guest Post} Author J.H. Moncrieff on writing CITY OF GHOSTS

    Published by DeathZone Books Most of my novels begin with a “What if?”, and City of Ghosts was no different. It was a dark and stormy day, hardly the best time to leave the comfort of my ship to explore a ghost city in China. I’d acquired a bad cold during the three-day cruise down the Yangtze River, and the last thing I wanted to do was wander around in the downpour, sniffling and sneezing, while other tourists jabbed me in the eye with their umbrellas.  However, I did want to write about China, a country I’d fallen madly in love with during that month in 2014, but I’d yet…