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    Kimberly’s “Top Five Collections/Anthologies of 2018”

    Genres: Alien Contact, Bizarro, Cosmic Horror, Creature Feature, Crime/Serial Killer, Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Fiction, General, Ghost, Gothic, Haunted House, Horror, Lovecraftian, Mystery, Mystery & Detective, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Sci-Fi, Southern Gothic, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Format: eBook **These are my personal “Top Five Collections/Anthologies of 2018”.  These are collections that I have READ in 2018, not necessarily published in that year (although many were).**   THE SEA WAS A FAIR MASTER, by Calvin Demmer:  This collection of flash fiction stories was brought to my attention by fellow reviewers.  I honestly never thought much about “flash fiction” before.  If anything, I was under the assumption…

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    {Review} THE BOOGEYMAN’S INTERN, by Matt Betts

    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 BOOGEYMAN'S INTERN by Matt Betts Published by Raw Dog Screaming Press on June 1, 2018 Genres: comedy, Crime, Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Mystery, Mystery & Detective, Suspense, Thriller, Weird Tales Pages: 218 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Not everyone lands their dream job. Take Abe: He’s bottomed out as an Imaginary Friend and has to find a new job before his bosses assign him a truly crappy one. Just as he’s about to resign himself to a life of making toys…

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    {Review} A LIFE REMOVED, by Jason Parent

    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.A LIFE REMOVED by Jason Parent Published by Red Adept Publishing on May 23, 2017 Genres: Crime/Serial Killer, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery & Detective, Police Procedural, Psychological Horror, Thriller Pages: 288 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Detectives Bruce Marklin and Jocelyn Beaudette have put plenty of criminals behind bars. But a new terror is stalking their city. The killer’s violent crimes are ritualistic but seemingly indiscriminate. As the death toll rises, the detectives must track a murderer without motive. The next kill…

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    {Review} DANI: A Dani Scott Novella #1, by Stuart Keane

    DANI: A Dani Scott novella #1 by Stuart Keane Published by Amazon Digital Services on April 24, 2017 Genres: Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Law & Crime, Mystery & Detective, Police Procedural, Psychological Horror, Thriller Pages: 78 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon She's back... It's been six months since Dani gained revenge for the brutal death of her family. With a major crime syndicate now out of commission, the residents of London can rest easy in the knowledge that the streets are a little safer. But crime is unending, a disease. London will never be safe. With her own personal vendetta complete, Dani now takes to the streets to avenge…

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    {Review} DARK NEEDS: Three Twisted Tales of Horror, by Brian Moreland

    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.Dark Needs: Three Twisted Tales of Horror by Brian Moreland Published by Rising Horse Books on February 28, 2017 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery & Detective, Occult & Supernatural, Psychological Horror, Supernatural Pages: 64 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Every vice has a terrifying price... In this collection of three short stories, award-winning author Brian Moreland explores the obsessions of desperate people who cross boundaries into dark places to fulfill their deepest needs. The Dealer of Needs - Addicted to a dangerous…