Category Archives: Horror

Prisoner 489 (Black Labyrinth, Book 2) by Joe Lansdale

By Joe Lansdale

On an island with a jail for the main evil and strong criminals on this planet, a brand new prisoner is strapped to the electrical chair for execution. After a number of surges of electrical energy and approximately knocking out energy to the complete island, the prisoner is ultimately useless. the workers buries him within the legal graveyard with an easy marker baring 3 numbers: 489.

After the physique is buried, a violent hurricane rocks the islands and a employees member is going lacking. The group rushes into the typhoon, trying to find their misplaced comrade. They locate that the burial website of prisoner 489 has been unearthed, and the physique that used to be inside of has long past lacking. With a awful discovering and unusual noises round them, a strong chance is remaining in. It’s a hazard that they suggestion was once most unlikely, and it'll strength them right into a conflict for his or her lives.

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The Night Boat by Robert R. McCammon

By Robert R. McCammon

A scuba diver reveals a sunken U-boat that holds a bad mystery Robert Moore had a soft existence in Baltimore. The son of a financial institution president, he may have had the outdated man's activity if he'd simply waited in line. yet Moore isn't the sufferer style, and instead of spend his existence trapped in the back of a table, he decamped for the Caribbean, to cross his days diving underneath the ideal blue sea. someday, diving deeper than traditional, he spies a sunken send. His investigations disrupt an unexploded intensity cost, which hurls Robert to the outside with the sunken send now not a long way at the back of. The U-boat, nonetheless seaworthy in spite of everything those many years, drifts in the direction of the island and will get stuck at the reef. an odd knocking echoes from contained in the hull, as if whatever inside of continues to be alive. whilst Robert opens the long-closed hatch, he'll research that a few sunken treasure is healthier left undisturbed.

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Little Star by John Ajvide Lindqvist

By John Ajvide Lindqvist

One autumn day in 1992, former pop singer Lennart Cederstrom reveals whatever unforeseen within the woodland: a toddler woman in a plastic bag, in part buried. He provides her the kiss of existence, and her first cry astounds him; it's a transparent, natural musical word. he is taking her to his spouse and persuades her that they need to retain this extraordinary baby. however the child turns into an odd lady, made more odd via their determination to conceal her of their basement to maintain her from the prying eyes of presidency departments. while she reaches puberty, a terrifying scene sees her kill either her mom and dad. whilst her scheming followed brother returns to discover her over their our bodies, he seizes the chance and enters her into an X Factor-style expertise pageant. She quick turns into well-known. nevertheless, she continues to be very lonely, till she befriends one other broken lady on the net. They shape a robust bond and shortly create a starting to be gang of alternative disgruntled women and, calling themselves the Wolves, they got down to take revenge for all they've ever suffered.

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Daughter of Hounds by Caitlin R. Kiernan

By Caitlin R. Kiernan

8 years in the past, Emmie Silvey used to be born on Halloween in the course of a whole moon. Raised in windfall through her widower father, she’s a wierd, yellow-eyed lady, plagued with visions of very unlikely worlds and excellent beings. Inextricably associated with a violent younger girl named Soldier, jointly they have to face the monsters and unearthly forces that experience formed their lives…and threaten their futures.

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Veniss Underground by Jeff VanderMeer

By Jeff VanderMeer

In his debut novel, literary alchemist Jeff VanderMeer takes us on an unforgettable trip, a triumph of the mind's eye that finds the paranormal and mysterious urban of Veniss via 3 intertwined voices. First, Nicholas, a would-be residing Artist, seeks to flee his demons within the shadowy underground–but in doing so makes a take care of the satan himself. In her fevered look for him, his dual sister, Nicola, spins her personal strange and hypnotic story as she discovers the hidden secrets and techniques of the town. and at last, haunted via Nicola’s surprising, mysterious disappearance and gripped through melancholy, Shadrach, Nicola’s lover, embarks on a mythic trip to the nightmarish degrees deep underneath the outside of town to convey his love again to gentle. There he'll locate wonders past imagining…and horrors more than the guts can bear.

By turns attractive, scary, tender, and strong, Veniss Underground explores the boundaries of affection, reminiscence, and obsession in a panorama that defies the bounds of the mind's eye. This certain variation comprises the quick tales “The Sea, Mendeho, and Moonlight”; “Detectives and Cadavers”; and “A center for Lucretia” and the novella Balzac’s battle, supplying an entire journey of the glorious global of Veniss.

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Contamination Boxed Set (Contamination, Books 0-3) by T. W. Piperbrook

By T. W. Piperbrook

The an infection has began, ravaging the yank Southwest and leaving a chaos in its wake. during this new global, there'll be no final meal, no demise want. the one gift left is to outlive one other day...

This package includes the 1st 4 books within the infection series:

* infection Zero
* infection 1: The Onset
* infection 2: Crossroads
* illness three: desolate tract

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Messages, A Psychological Thriller by Christine Dougherty

By Christine Dougherty

James Smith is receiving messages. Fired from his task, his female friend at the verge of leaving him, slightly conserving his existence so as, James’ unyielding insistence on following the indicators and placing jointly the clues brings him to the answer…and it alterations every thing. Hindered via flashbacks to a slightly remembered babyhood by the hands of a criminally insane mom, James forges forward, committing acts he’d by no means have idea himself able, from shadowing a neighborhood youngster, to kidnapping, to a murderous confrontation–all over the thing of his wish. while he companions with a mysterious cop named Riddel, James is sure he'll not just carry every thing out into the open, but in addition persuade his female friend Lacey that she is primary to his quest. and she or he is, yet in a fashion they're all not able to foresee.

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A Vintage from Atlantis (The Collected Fantasies of Clark by Clark Ashton Smith

By Clark Ashton Smith

Released in chronological order, with vast tale and bibliographic notes, this sequence not just offers entry to tales which were out of print for years, yet supplies them a historic and social context. sequence editors Scott Conners and Ronald S. Hilger excavated the still-existing manuscripts, letters and numerous released models of the tales, making a definitive "preferred text" for Smith's whole physique of labor. This 3rd quantity of the sequence brings jointly 21 of his fable tales.

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The Nobody by Tom Piccirilli

By Tom Piccirilli

Cryer as soon as had one other identify, yet he can't consider it.

The guy he was was once stabbed within the head by way of an assailant. After months of catatonia Cryer awakens in a psychological facility to discover that his former existence is sort of thoroughly forgotten. He understands his spouse and daughter were murdered - he observed them die moments sooner than his personal attack - yet his shattered brain is incapable of maintaining their names. or perhaps his own.

Now Cryer is loose back and attempting to tune down an elusive killer via his personal unknown prior. yet how do you examine the murders of your family in the event you can't have in mind them? when you've got no concept who your folks or enemies have been? the place you lived and labored? And what secrets and techniques you have got as soon as had and did not keep?

And how is he imagined to take care of the little guy who retains crawling out and in of his skull?

Cryer is a not anyone now, yet that won't cease him from discovering a vicious assassin and making him pay.

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Travelers Rest: A Novel by Keith Lee Morris

By Keith Lee Morris

A chilling delusion a couple of kinfolk marooned in a snowbound city whose grievous background intrudes at the dreamlike present.
The Addisons-Julia and Tonio, ten-year-old Dewey, and derelict Uncle Robbie-are using domestic, cross-country, after gathering Robbie from one more journey to rehab. while a terrifying snow fall moves outdoors the city of excellent evening, Idaho, they search shelter within the city on the tourists relaxation, a previously opulent yet now crumbling and eerie lodge the place the actual legislation of the universe are bent.
Once contained in the resort, the relations is separated. As Julia and Tonio go with the flow throughout the maze of the hotel's spectral interiors, suffering to make experience of the building's fascinating powers, Dewey ventures outward to a secret-filled diner around the highway. in the meantime, a determined Robbie fast succumbs to his previous vices, drifting ever farther from those who love him so much. With every one passing hour, desires and thoughts blur, tearing a gap within the cloth of our perceived truth and leaving the Addisons in a ceaseless look for each other. At every one flip a mysterious strength prevents them from reuniting, till finally Julia is confronted with an very unlikely selection. Can this mom store her kin from the destiny of changing into Souvenirs-those electorate trapped ceaselessly in magnetic stable Night-or, worse, from disappearing entirely?
With the fearsome depth of a ghost tale, the paranormal spark of a fairy story, and the emotional intensity of the best kin sagas, Keith Lee Morris takes us on a trip past the world of the recognized. that includes prose as dizzyingly attractive because the mystical global Morris creates, tourists relaxation is either a mind-altering meditation at the nature of attention and a heartbreaking tale of a kinfolk near to survival.

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