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    Review: The Scrubs by Simon Wood

    Buy on Amazon If ever a novella begged for a sizable upgrade to a full-length novel, it’s this one. Wood opens right as the action is about to kick into gear and then pauses only to drip feeds expository information as the narrative rolls out at a fast pace. There’s barely a chance for the reader to get their bearings before protagonist Keeler is on the wrong side of supernatural divide between this world and the one that purportedly exists in the twisted psyche of a convicted serial killer. The writing is tight and accomplished and there’s certainly no lull in proceedings. In fact, if anything, it all happens far…