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    {Review} Garden of Fiends: Tales of Addiction Horror, edited by Mark Matthews

    Garden of Fiends by Glen Krisch, Jack Ketchum, Jessica McHugh, Johann Thorsson, John F.D. Taff, Kealan Patrick Burke, Mark Matthews, Max Booth III Published by Wicked Run Press Genres: Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Horror Buy on Amazon Goodreads The intoxication from a pint of vodka, the electric buzz from snorting cocaine, the warm embrace from shooting heroin--drinking and drugging provides the height of human experience. It's the promise of heaven on earth, but the hell that follows is a constant hunger, a cold emptiness. The craving to get high is an intense yearning similar to that which is felt by any blood thirsty monster. The best way to tell the…

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    {Review} The Secret Life of Souls by Jack Ketchum and Lucky McKee

    The Secret Life of Souls by Jack Ketchum, Lucky McKee Published by Pegasus Books on 11.8.136 Genres: Dark Fiction, Horror, Contemporary Pages: 240 Buy on Amazon Goodreads At the heart of this psychological suspense novel is the haunting depiction of a family’s fall and the extraordinary gifted dog, Caity, who knows the truth. As the drama unfolds Caity evolves from protector to savior, from scapegoat to prop, and eventually, from avenger to survivor. She is an unselfish soul in a selfish world—and she is written with depth and grace by authors Ketchum and Mckee, who display a profound understanding of a dog’s complex emotions. With her telling instincts and her…