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Horror stories to give you the creeps!

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Most of my education has come from The University Of Life! More tee shirts worn, washed, ironed and put away than I care to remember. One particular tee shirt worn at the Public School that I attended as a child is the inspiration for the horror/occult book, The Forces Of Grey. The first part of the story is based on a truth, a truth so horrifying that at the time, unlike the characters in the book, I did not pursue it. Later research has convinced me that, in not pursuing this truth, I made a wise choice. The realms of the occult, although easily proven to exist, remain a vast unknown with the many experts on the subject being but chickens in a barnyard attempting to debate nuclear physics. Therefore, a chicken has written the second pa... Rest of this review on the detail page
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Silent Screams is a contemporary novel of family secrets, love lost and found, and a young girl's search for identity. The action centres around Jessica, the youngest of two sisters. The birth of her sister's baby triggers off memories that she doesn't want to remember and she tries to commit suicide...
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Twenty years ago, a boy named Jack Sawyer travelled to a parallel universe called The Territories to save his mother and her Territories "twinner" from a premature and agonizing death that would have brought cataclysm to the other world. Now Jack is a retired Los Angeles homicide detective living in the nearly nonexistent hamlet of Tamarack, WI. He has no recollection of his adventures in the Territories and was compelled to leave the police force when an odd, happenstance event threatened to awaken those memories. When a series of gruesome murders occur in western Wisconsin that are reminiscent of those committed several decades earlier by a real-life madman named Albert Fish, the killer is dubbed "The Fisherman" and Jack's buddy, the... Rest of this review on the detail page
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"Here is a narrative of shadow-life, death and trialthat is revealing and shocking and most disturbing." New York Times. "A most significant masterpiece of the tru crime genre." Los Angeles Times.
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