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    {Review} Bad Apples: Five Slices of Halloween Horror

    Bad Apples by Adam Light, Edward Lorn, Evans Light, Gregor Xane, Jason Parent Published by Corpus Press on September 5, 2014 Genres: Horror, Dark Fiction Pages: 227 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads The five freshest voices in horror will make you reconsider leaving the house on October 31st with these all-new Halloween tales: * A brother and sister creep out of the darkness with bags full of deadly tricks in Gregor Xane's THE RIGGLE TWINS. * A boy with a misshapen skull just wants to be normal in Evans Light's PUMPKINHEAD TED. * A group of thrill seekers learn that looking for terror is a whole lot more fun…

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    Paul’s Top 10 Reads of 2015

    by Adam Light, Brett J Talley, Brian Hodge, Edward Lorn, Evans Light, Glenn Rolfe, Gregor Xane, Jason Parent, Jonathan Janz, Kealan Patrick Burke, Ray Wallace, Ronald Malfi, Shane McKenzie, Tim Lebbon Genres: Apocalyptic, Cosmic Horror, Extreme Horror, Horror, Supernatural, werewolves So 2015 winds to a close. And that means it’s time for me to reflect back on what has been a busy (though not insanely so) year of reading. I wound my way through upwards of 150-odd books this year – mostly novels and novellas with the very occasional graphic novel or short story wovem in for good measure. And the following are those that I found to be the…

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    {Review} The Riggle Twins by Gregor Zane

    by Gregor Xane on November 6, 2014 Genres: Dark Fiction Pages: 39 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads A brother and sister creep out of the darkness with bags full of deadly tricks in Gregor Xane's THE RIGGLE TWINS, a short story selection from Bad Apples: Five Slices of Halloween Horror. HELLNOTES raves: "Thrilling and chilling and nostalgic in all the right places...these stories are excellent across the board. Bad Apples is a welcome addition to the genre, and one that you can come back to year after year when autumnal darkness descends. Recommended." I had so many questions when I stepped into this story because the characters and the…

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    Paul’s Top 10 Horror Reads of 2014

    by Adam Cesare, Adam Light, Bracken McLeod, Brett J Talley, Craig DiLouie, Daryl Gregory, Edward Lorn, Evans Light, Gregor Xane, Jason Parent, Jonathan Janz, Justin Cronin, Tim Curran, Tim Waggoner With the end of 2014 only a matter of hours away, it’s a very appropriate time to look back over the titles I perused through the last 364-odd days and pick from them the ten very best. Novels, novellas, graphic novels or collections that really did grab me, or better yet, managed to knock a sock off or two. In essence, I’ll be counting them down from ten to one, saving the very best for last, with the only requirement…

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    Six Dead Spots by Gregor Xane

    by Gregor Xane on 11.21.13 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror Pages: 134 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads I’m not sure WTF was going on here, but I am sure that I liked it! This was a dark novella served up with a dark sense of humor. At times I wasn’t sure if the protagonist, Frank, was dreaming or awake. With sometimes surreal, sometimes a bit too real,and always disturbing imagery this story sucked me right in. It was as if I could not tear my eyes away. I guess I should be happy that my face even has eyes? If you want to know what I mean by that,…