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    WHILE YOU SLEEP by Stephanie Merritt Review

    It begins, they say, with a woman screaming . . . On a remote Scottish island, the McBride house stands guard over its secrets. A century ago, a young widow and her son died mysteriously there; just last year a local boy, visiting for a dare, disappeared without a trace. For Zoe Adams, newly arrived from America, the house offers a refuge from her failing marriage. But her peaceful retreat is disrupted by strange and disturbing events: nighttime intrusions; unknown voices; a constant sense of being watched. The locals want her to believe that these incidents are echoes of the McBrides’ dark past. Zoe is convinced the danger is closer…

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    {Review} The Well by Marie Sexton

    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 Well by Marie Sexton on May 22, 2017 Genres: Ghost, Gay Literature, Mystery Pages: 206 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon Goodreads Twenty years after prom queen Cassie Kennedy is brutally murdered, six teenagers break into the house where she was killed to hold a séance. Haven knows his cousin Elise only wants to scare the crap out of him and his friends, but he’s willing to put up with one of her pranks if it means a chance to spend a few…

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    {Audio Review} Sweetheart, Sweetheart by Bernard Taylor

    by Bernard Taylor Published by Valancourt Books on October 28, 2016 Genres: Dark Fiction, Ghost, Horror Pages: 320 Format: Audiobook Buy on Amazon Goodreads DARK FOREBODINGS. All should have been well for Colin and his English bride -- but his twin brother, David, sensed trouble. Growing obsessed, David made his way to England to calm his fears -- instead he found an... UNBOUNDED HELL. Colin and his wive were dead -- victims of ghastly violence. Their seemingly serene cottage seethed with an aura of murder, madness, and betrayal. Overpowered by the evil, David soon embarked on a... JOURNEY INTO THE MACABRE. Suffocatingly, the presence grew...grew to a malevolent force trying…

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    {Review} Five Stories High edited by Jonathan Oliver

    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.by Jonathan Oliver, K.J. Parker, Nina Allan, Robert Shearman, Sarah Lotz, Tade Thompson Published by Solaris on December 2016 Genres: Bizarro, Dark Fiction, Ghost, Horror Pages: 320 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads One house, five hauntings, five chilling stories. Five Stories High is a collection of five novellas each set in the same house – Irongrove Lodge. This five storey Georgian mansion, once a grand detached property, has now been split into five apartments. This is a building with history, the very…

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    Sweetheart, Sweetheart by Bernard Taylor

    by Bernard Taylor Published by Valancourt Books Genres: Fiction, Ghost, Gothic, Horror, Mystery, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads David Warwick, an Englishman living in New York, has a sudden premonition that his twin brother, Colin, is in danger. He returns to England and learns the shocking truth: both Colin and his young bride Helen have died ghastly deaths - deaths that no one in the village wants to talk about. Now David has inherited his brother's home, Gerrard's Hill Cottage, a lovely house with a lush garden that seems to promise peace and comfort to all who dwell there. But as David tries to unearth the…