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    Guest Review: Skeletons In The Attic by Michael Gore

    Today we welcome Madeline Irish to Horror After Dark with a guest review! Madeline is a reader, writer, lover, and dirty fighter. By day, she is a YA librarian in a town near Salem, Massachusetts; by night, she splits her hours between reading fabulous horror, suspense, and psychological fiction, deconstructing horror movies and wondering why she didn’t major in film criticism. She enjoys cooking things she will always add more salt to once they are on the table. Thanks for joining us, Madeline! Synopsis With fifteen dark and twisted tales, the mortician is back to terrify you once again. The author of the hit horror anthology, Tales From a Mortician,…

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    {New Release} DEAD OF WINTER, Kealan Patrick Burke

    by Kealan Patrick Burke on December 11, 2018 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror Pages: 94 Format: Paperback Buy on Amazon Winter isn’t coming…it’s already here, and with it comes a horror no door can keep out.It’s there in the yard, in the faces of the snowmen a young boy doesn’t remember building. It’s in the oddly empty streets below Santa Claus’s crumbling sleigh. It’s in the unnatural movement of the snow that suffocates a widower’s town, and in the cold eyes of a lonely man’s estranged children. Here, there is no holiday cheer, only spine-chilling fear, in the DEAD OF WINTER.Featuring seven stories, an introduction by the author, and a…

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    {Review} THE SEA WAS A FAIR MASTER, by Calvin Demmer

    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 SEA WAS A FAIR MASTER by Calvin Demmer Published by Unnerving on June 5, 2018 Genres: Apocalyptic, Creature Feature, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Gothic, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Science Fiction, Supernatural, Suspense Pages: 83 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon The world’s fate lies with a comatose young girl; an android wants to remember a human she once knew under Martian skies; men at sea learn that the ocean is a realm far different from land, where an unforgiving god rules;…

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    {Review} DOORBELLS AT DUSK: Halloween Stories, Edited by Evans Light

    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.DOORBELLS AT DUSK: Halloween Stories Published by Corpus Press on September 3, 2018 Genres: Bizarro, Contemporary, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Haunted House, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Weird Tales Pages: 292 Format: Paperback Buy on Amazon Halloween horror, dark fiction and suspense short stories. Carve your pumpkins and turn on the porch light, Halloween frights begin with the sound of… Doorbells at Dusk. Doorbells at Dusk is a treasury of brand-new Halloween tales from both modern masters and…

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    {Review} SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLOOD-SOAKED, by Christa Carmen

    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.SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLOOD-SOAKED by Christa Carmen Published by Unnerving on August 21, 2018 Genres: Bizarro, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 188 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon A young woman’s fears regarding the gruesome photos appearing on her cell phone prove justified in a ghastly and unexpected way. A chainsaw-wielding Evil Dead fan defends herself against a trio of undead intruders. A bride-to-be comes to wish that the door between the…