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    (Review) Wakening the Crow by Stephen Gregory

    by Stephen Gregory Published by Netgalley ARC, Solaris on November 11th 2014 Genres: Dark Fiction, Horror Pages: 256 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon This was an eARC from NetGalley.   A masterpiece of dark fiction that weaves psychological horror with hints of the supernatural in a tale of a flawed family, fractured by tragedy, only to have their lives and sanity shattered by the presence of a carrion crow.   Just a crow. Simply that, and nothing more.   Or is it? There lies the rub.   Gregory invokes the unquiet ghost of Poe, in the figure of a small boy whose shadow looms large, yet deftly manages to surpass…