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    {Review} The Secret Life of Souls by Jack Ketchum and Lucky McKee

    The Secret Life of Souls by Jack Ketchum, Lucky McKee Published by Pegasus Books on 11.8.136 Genres: Dark Fiction, Horror, Contemporary Pages: 240 Buy on Amazon Goodreads At the heart of this psychological suspense novel is the haunting depiction of a family’s fall and the extraordinary gifted dog, Caity, who knows the truth. As the drama unfolds Caity evolves from protector to savior, from scapegoat to prop, and eventually, from avenger to survivor. She is an unselfish soul in a selfish world—and she is written with depth and grace by authors Ketchum and Mckee, who display a profound understanding of a dog’s complex emotions. With her telling instincts and her…

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    {Review} Lesser Creatures by Peter Giglio

    Published by Darkfuse on November 30, 2013 Genres: Horror Pages: 208 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads Lesser Creatures is a story of loss, love, and the undead. The undead in this read are called “second-lifers” who are not the ravenous, flesh-eating bodies with teeth we have come to know and shoot in the head. These SL’s are a drain on the community and are a stain that can’t be washed away for some who feel like there’s no one home in these bodies and to treat them like humans is a unnecessary strain on society. Not everyone feel this way though. Although I found the idea of second-lifers appealing…