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    {Review} WIDOW’S POINT, by Richard Chizmar and Billy Chizmar

    WIDOW'S POINT by Richard Chizmar, Billy Chizmar Published by Cemetery Dance Publications on February 12, 2018 Genres: Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Ghost, Horror, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 156 Format: Hardcover Buy on Amazon “This is a bad place. I don't think people are meant to live here.” Longtime residents of Harper's Cove believe that something is wrong with the Widow's Point Lighthouse. Some say it's cursed. Others claim it's haunted. Originally built in 1838, three workers were killed during the lighthouse's construction, including one who mysteriously plunged to his death from the catwalk. That tragic accident was never explained, and it was just…

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    {Review} Dark Screams: Volume 1 -edited by Brian James Freeman and Richard Chizmar

    by Brian James Freeman, Richard Chizmar Published by Hydra, Random House Publishing Group on 12.9.14 Genres: Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Thriller Pages: 88 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads This anthology consists of short stories by Stephen King, Kelley Armstrong, Bill Pronzini, Simon Clark and Ramsey Campbell. How could a reader go wrong? The Stephen King story “Weeds” was part of the movie Creepshow. This is the one in which the King himself starred, where the meteor fell to earth in the man’s backyard. In the movie, I thought the tale was hokey, but in the book I liked it more. We are privy to more of Jordy’s…