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    {Review} The Devil’s Evidence by Simon Kurt Unsworth

    by Simon Kurt Unsworth Published by Doubleday on 7.5.16 Genres: Crime, Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Fiction, Horror, Mystery & Detective, Occult & Supernatural, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Thriller Pages: 400 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon Goodreads Thomas Fool—the resilient investigator doomed to catalog Hell’s atrocities in Simon Kurt Unsworth’s stunning debut, The Devil’s Detective—is back. The man with no memory of who he was or what led to his damnation is now in command of the Information Office of Hell. This power has only inspired new, deadly enemies like Mr. Tap, the cunning leader of a shadowy organization known as the Evidence. Fool alone has survived the wrath of…

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    {Review} The Devil’s Detective by Simon Kurt Unsworth

    by Simon Kurt Unsworth Published by Doubleday on 3.3.15 Genres: Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Supernatural Pages: 304 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon Goodreads Thomas Fool is an Information Man, an investigator tasked with cataloging and filing reports on the endless stream of violence and brutality that flows through Hell. His job holds no reward or satisfaction, because Hell has rules but no justice. Each new crime is stamped "Do Not Investigate" and dutifully filed away in the depths of the Bureaucracy. But when an important political delegation arrives and a human is found murdered in a horrific manner—extravagant even by Hell's standards—everything changes. The murders…

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    {Review} The Winter Family by Clifford Jackman

    by Clifford Jackman Published by Doubleday on 4.14.15 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Horror, Western Pages: 352 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads [yasr_multiset setid=0] I veered away from my usual genres when I requested this book from Net Galley. This is mostly a western with a side of Chicago. In a steady push westward from the burning of Atlanta, this story spans the years from 1864 through 1900. Even the so-called civilized city of Chicago is only 1 step away from life in the brutal wild west. In fact, it might be even more brutal where its politics are concerned. The head of the Winter family, which isn’t…