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    {Review} SYMBIOSIS, by Tim Curran

    SYMBIOSIS by Tim Curran on September 23, 2017 Genres: Fiction, Horror, Lovecraftian, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 236 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon When Flynn was sixteen, he was a new kid in a new school. At first, he was ignored. Then he was bullied, tormented, and beaten. Chad Reese offered him a way out. He introduced him to Toddy and Bones. They made Flynn's enemies their own. Before long, he was the most popular kid at school. But there was a price. When he wouldn't pay it, they took something he loved. Now, thirty years later, Flynn is rich and successful. Everything he…

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    {Guest Post} Michael Patrick Hicks: “Two Sides of a Coin”

    BROKEN SHELLS by Michael Patrick Hicks Published by High Fever Books on February 6, 2018 Genres: Creature Feature, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Lovecraftian, Sci-Fi, Thriller Pages: 124 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon Two Sides of a Coin   In fiction, a hero is only as good as the villain. Some of my favorite good guy-bad guy dynamics are ones in which they’re reflections of one another, two sides of the same coin. Batman is grim and serious, while the Joker is outlandish and loud. Sherlock Holmes uses his investigative prowess to solve crimes, while Moriarty is manipulating his own acts of evil genius. I wouldn’t presume to put Antoine DeWitt…

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    {Review} I’LL BRING YOU THE BIRDS FROM OUT OF THE SKY, Brian Hodge

    I'LL BRING YOU THE BIRDS FROM OUT OF THE SKY by Brian Hodge Published by Cemetery Dance Publications on October 2, 2017 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Lovecraftian, Noir, Psychological Horror, Supernatural Pages: 150 Format: Hardcover Buy on Amazon I'll Bring You the Birds From Out of the Sky is a tale of art and obsession, of a dying heritage and cosmic horror, brought to rustic life with full-color paintings by artist Kim Parkhurst. I’LL BRING YOU THE BIRDS FROM OUT OF THE SKY, by Brian Hodge, is a story that captured my undivided attention immediately. I’ve been impressed by this author before, but each book of his stands out…

  • Book Reviews,  New Releases

    {Review} UGLY LITTLE THINGS: Collected Horrors, by Todd Keisling

    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.UGLY LITTLE THINGS by Todd Keisling Published by Crystal Lake Publishing on September 15, 2017 Genres: Cosmic Horror, Crime/Serial Killer, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Lovecraftian, Occult & Supernatural, Psychological Horror, Weird Tales Pages: 287 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon THIS IS GOING TO HURT. The eleven stories in Ugly Little Things explore the depths of human suffering and ugliness, charting a course to the dark, horrific heart of the human condition. The terrors of everyday existence are laid bare in this eerie collection…

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    {Review} THE FINAL RECONCILIATION, by Todd Keisling

    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 FINAL RECONCILIATION by Todd Keisling Published by Crystal Lake Publishing on February 3, 2017 Genres: Cosmic Horror, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Lovecraftian, Occult & Supernatural Pages: 106 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon Thirty years ago, a progressive rock band called The Yellow Kings began recording what would become their first and final album. Titled “The Final Reconciliation,” the album was expected to usher in a new renaissance of heavy metal, but it was shelved following a tragic concert that left all but…