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    {Review} BENIGHTED, by J.B. Priestly

    BENIGHTED by J.B. Priestly Published by Valancourt Books on July 3, 2018 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Gothic, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Psychological Horror, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 164 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon 'Priestley is one of the finest and most popular storytellers of the last hundred years.' - Dame Margaret Drabble 'Abundant life flows through J.B. Priestley's books. He was the last of his kind.' - Stan Barstow 'J.B. Priestley is one of our literary icons of the 20th century. And it is time that we all became re-acquainted with his genius.' - Dame Judi Dench Philip and Margaret Waverton and their friend Roger Penderel are driving through the mountains of…

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    {Review} MISS ABIGAIL’S ROOM, by Catherine Cavendish

    I received this book for free from in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.MISS ABIGAIL'S ROOM by Catherine Cavendish Published by Crossroad Press on July 8, 2018 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Gothic, Historical Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Psychological Horror, Southern Gothic, Supernatural, Suspense Pages: 93 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon It wasn’t so much the blood on the floor that Becky minded. It was the way it kept coming back… As the lowest ranking parlor maid at Stonefleet Hall, Becky gets all the dirtiest jobs. But the one she hates the most is cleaning…

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    {Review} LINDEN MANOR, by Catherine Cavendish

    LINDEN MANOR by Catherine Cavendish Published by Crossroad Press on January 11, 2017 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Ghost, Gothic, Haunted House, Horror, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Southern Gothic, Supernatural, Thriller, witch Pages: 93 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Have you ever been so scared your soul left your body? All her life, Lesley Carpenter has been haunted by a gruesome nursery rhyme—“The Scottish Bride”—sung to her by her great grandmother. To find out more about its origins, Lesley visits the mysterious Isobel Warrender, the current hereditary owner of Linden Manor, a grand house with centuries of murky history surrounding it. But her visit transforms into a nightmare…

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    {Review} THE VALANCOURT BOOK OF HORROR STORIES: Volume Two, edited by James D. Jenkins and Ryan Cagle

    I received this book for free from in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.THE VALANCOURT BOOK OF HORROR STORIES: Volume Two Series: Volume Two Published by Valancourt Books on October 2, 2017 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Gothic, Horror, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Victorian Pages: 292 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Valancourt Books has earned a reputation as one of the foremost publishers of lost and rediscovered classics, reissuing more than 400 unjustly neglected works from the late 18th century all the way to the early 21st. In this second volume of rare…

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    {Review} THE DEVIL IN A DOMINO, by Chas L’Epine

    THE DEVIL IN A DOMINO by Chas L'Epine Published by Valancourt Books on August 11, 2017 Genres: Crime/Serial Killer, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Gothic, Horror, Psychological Horror Pages: 82 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon The offspring of a profligate scoundrel and a drunken circus performer, Aleck Severn was born inside a prison’s walls after his mother stabbed his father to death. Severn shows no outward signs of inheriting his parents’ faults: a handsome, affable man about town, he is popular with his friends and beloved by his wife Marianne. But she begins to suspect her husband has a dark secret. What is he doing during those long nights alone at a…