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    {Review} UNMEMORY, by Kristi DeMeester

    UNMEMORY by Kristi DeMeester Published by Tallhat Press on 2018 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Psychological Horror, Suspense Pages: 40 Format: Paperback Goodreads An original, 9,000-word short story by Kristi DeMeester, with 10 illustrations by Yves Tourigny. A university student attempts to track down the briefly-glimpsed Christmas film which traumatized her as a child. UNMEMORY is the first I have read from author Kristi DeMeester. This chapbook struck me as being as complete as any novella, in regards to how well we get to “know” the main character, Ashleigh. We begin with a glimpse of her as a young girl, and how her home life and values were organized…

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    {Review} THINGS YOU NEED, by Kevin Lucia

    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.THINGS YOU NEED by Kevin Lucia Published by Crystal Lake Publishing on September 28, 2018 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Haunted House, Horror, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Weird Tales Pages: 219 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon “Kevin Lucia is this generation's answer to Charles L. Grant.” – Brian Keene The things we want are so very rarely the things we need. Clifton Heights, a modest Adirondack town, offers many unique attractions. Arcane Delights sells both paperbacks and hard-to-find limited…

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    {Review} LINDEN MANOR, by Catherine Cavendish

    LINDEN MANOR by Catherine Cavendish Published by Crossroad Press on January 11, 2017 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Ghost, Gothic, Haunted House, Horror, Mystery, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Southern Gothic, Supernatural, Thriller, witch Pages: 93 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Have you ever been so scared your soul left your body? All her life, Lesley Carpenter has been haunted by a gruesome nursery rhyme—“The Scottish Bride”—sung to her by her great grandmother. To find out more about its origins, Lesley visits the mysterious Isobel Warrender, the current hereditary owner of Linden Manor, a grand house with centuries of murky history surrounding it. But her visit transforms into a nightmare…

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    {Cover Reveal} HARK! THE HERALD ANGELS SCREAM edited by Christopher Golden

    HARK! THE HERALD ANGELS SCREAM by Christopher Golden Published by Blumhouse Books/Anchor Books on 10.23.18 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror Pages: 384 Buy on Amazon Goodreads ABOUT THIS BOOK... Eighteen stories of Christmas horror from bestselling, acclaimed authors including Scott Smith, Seanan McGuire, Josh Malerman, Michael Koryta, Sarah Pinborough, and many more. That there is darkness at the heart of the Yuletide season should not surprise. Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is filled with scenes that are unsettling. Marley untying the bandage that holds his jaws together. The hideous children--Want and Ignorance--beneath the robe of the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come. The heavy ledgers Marley drags by his chains.…

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    {Review} SPLATTERPUNK FIGHTING BACK, edited by Jack Bantry and Kit Power

    This book may be unsuitable for people under 17 years of age due to its use of sexual content, drug and alcohol use, and/or violence.SPLATTERPUNK FIGHTING BACK by Jack Bantry, Kit Power Published by Splatterpunk Zine on November 10, 2017 Genres: Bizarro, Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Fiction, Horror, Occult & Supernatural, Supernatural Pages: 196 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon A row with a boyfriend leads to unexpected and bloody consequences... A high powered CEO undertakes a highly unusual therapy to take his career to the next level… A mother frantically searches for the child as the world burns… Featuring new fiction by Adam Millard, Matt Shaw, Bracken MacLeod, John Boden,…