By Leslie Meier
As autumn arrives within the tiny city of Tinker's hide, Maine, a newcomer arrives who turns out to fit the Halloween season. Diana Ravenscroft has simply opened a captivating store that includes candles, crystals, jewelry and psychic readings.
By Lee Goldberg, William Rabkin, Anthony Neil Smith
At the street to Fargo, North Dakota, Matt Cahill is trapped in a hellacious snowstorm on a frozen, traffic-choked interstate. He's stalked by way of an escaped assassin and the guards who have been transporting him--all of them probably possessed via a mutant virus that spreads speedy one of the others trapped of their vehicles, turning every person into crazed zombies. Matt struggles with a small band of survivors to discover the resource of the terrible plague sooner than it claims all of them. the percentages are opposed to any of them surviving the night....and that incorporates Mr. Dark.
By Whitley Strieber
An old vampire, appealing past phrases.
a tender guy interested in her via an influence past his realizing.
A father trying to find his misplaced son.
New York Times bestselling writer Whitley Strieber maintains the legacy he all started with The Hunger and The final Vampire in a rare new novel of eternal existence, timeless love, and Lilith -- first spouse to Adam within the backyard of Eden, and matriarch of the vampire race....
By Garrison Keillor
A quick comedian novel a couple of Hawaii-bound vacation traveller who finally ends up stranded in his North Dakota homeland in the course of a blizzard.
A prosperous and depressed guy (thanks to the economic climate he’s no longer rather wealthy adequate to extend his cache of work through Vincent Van man, the famed Dutch realist) certain for Christmas within the tropics is all of sudden summoned domestic to North Dakota to go to an unwell aunt. He arrives simply in time to be trapped there by way of a snowstorm. The electrical energy is going out, and while it does, figures from his formative years look, and old figures too, for a festive candlelit vacation. In his reverie, our guy reaches an epiphany necessary of the season—he hears the harkening angels sing, he's awed via the silence of the evening (dead quiet: no longer even television) and while he's ultimately rescued, leaves North Dakota resolved to simplify his lifestyles.
By Gerina Dunwich
This ebook not just chronicles this author's attention-grabbing, and from time to time terrifying, own reviews with haunted homes and ghostly encounters, however it additionally presents actual Witches' spells, rituals, charms, herbs, and oils to conjure, banish, and shield opposed to the spirits of the lifeless. through this e-book, you are going to methods to adequately behavior a séance, how one can use a Ouija board to speak with spirits, know the way to acknowledge and interpret messages from the lifeless who seem in goals, see tips on how to examine a haunting like expert ghost-hunters do, and lots more and plenty extra. it's going to educate you the darkish secrets and techniques of historical necromancy-the once-forbidden occult paintings of divination via the useless and assist you discover the hazards linked to obsession and ownership, and allow you to gaze upon the area of spiritualism from its early days in Victorian-era England to the current
By Tim Myers
The Agatha Award-nominated sequence continues--featuring Alex Winston and his inland lighthouse getaway. while a cursed gem disappears--and useless our bodies appear--Alex needs to cease a killer and shop his liked hotel ahead of the following lifestyles claimed is his.
By Anne Rice
A bold new departure from the encouraged author of The Vampire Chronicles, Lives of the Mayfair Witches, and the angels of The Songs of the Seraphim. a complete new world—modern, modern, high-tech—and at its middle, a narrative as previous and compelling as historical past: The making of a werewolf, reimagined and reinvented as merely Anne Rice, teller of captivating stories, conjurer extraordinaire of different geographical regions, may possibly create.
The time is the current. where, the rugged coast of Northern California. A bluff excessive above the Pacific. A grand mansion packed with attractiveness and tantalizing historical past set opposed to a towering redwood forest.
A younger reporter on project from the San Francisco Observer... An older lady welcoming him into her impressive kin domestic that he has been despatched to put in writing approximately and that she needs to promote with a few urgency... an opportunity stumble upon among not going people... An idyllic night—shattered via awful unbelievable violence, the younger guy inexplicably attacked—bitten—by a beast he can't see within the rural darkness... A violent episode that units in movement a terrifying but seductive transformation, because the younger guy, stuck among ecstasy and horror, among embracing who he's evolving into and fearing what he'll turn into, quickly reviews the fun of the wolf gift.
As he resists the paradoxical excitement and enthrallment of his wolfen savagery and delights within the energy and (surprising) capability for stable, he's stuck up in an odd and hazardous rescue and is desperately hunted as "the guy Wolf" through gurus, the media, and scientists (evidence of DNA threatens to bare his twin existence)... As a brand new and profound love enfolds him, questions emerge that propel him deeper into his mysterious new global: questions of why and the way he has been given this reward; of its precise nature and the curious yet pleasurable pull in the direction of goodness; of the profound consciousness that there is others like him who're watching—guardian creatures who've existed all through time who own old secrets and techniques and alchemical wisdom. And all through all of it, the quest for salvation for a soul stricken by a brand new realm of temptations, and the fraught, exhilarating trip, nonetheless to return, of being and changing into, absolutely, either wolf and guy.
By Daniel Marks
Readers of Carrie Ryan and Richelle Mead will love this darkish revenge fantasy.
At 16, Velveteen Monroe was abducted and murdered through a madman named Bonesaw. yet that's no longer the matter. the matter is she landed within the urban of the useless. And whereas it's now not a fiery inferno, it's definitely no heaven both. gray, ashen and crumbling increasingly more by means of the day, and everybody has a task to do there. Which doesn't depart Velveteen a lot time to do something approximately what’s particularly on her mind.
Bonesaw. Velveteen aches to bring the bloody punishment he merits. And she's discovered simply tips to do it. She'll hang-out him for the remainder of his days.
It'll be brutal...and awesome.
But crossing the divide among the residing and the useless has devastating outcomes. Velveteen’s obsessive haunting may well truly crack the root of her new international, let alone jeopardize her very soul. A threat she’s prepared to take—except destiny has simply given her cause to stay round: an unreasonably scorching and fully off-limits coworker. Velveteen can’t aid herself by way of breaking principles . . . or getting revenge. and she or he simply will be indignant adequate to take every body down together with her.
The evidence are stranger than whatever you've learn, heard, or imagined prior to now! Vampires. they honestly exist, and this e-book rips away the parable to show their behavior and life. «Vampires: the Occult fact» divulges real first-person encounters with vampires of every kind - the traditional undead of folklore, modern mortal blood drinkers, and the main risky creatures of all: psychic vampires, who deliberately drain the existence strength from their sufferers.
By Saralee Kaye, Marvin Kaye
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Author note: Marvin Kaye (Editor), Saralee Kaye, (Editor), members indexed below.
A gripping, chilling number of 50 tales relationship again to Shelley and Stevenson but in addition together with glossy masters.
Intro: looking for Masterpieces 1985 essay via Marvin Kaye
Fiends & Creatures 1985 essay through Marvin Kaye
Dracula's Guest/Dracula 1914 tale through Bram Stoker
The Professor's Teddy endure 1948 tale via Theodore Sturgeon
Bubnoff & the satan 1975 tale by means of Ivan Turgenev
The Quest for clean Clavering 1967 tale by means of Patricia Highsmith
The Erl-King 1782 poem through Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The Bottle Imp 1891 novelette by means of Robert Louis Stevenson
A illness of Magicks 1978 tale by way of Craig Shaw Gardner
Lan Lung 1980 novelette via M. Lucie Chin
The Dragon Over Hackensack 1985 poem through Richard L. Wexelblat
The Transformation 1830 tale through Mary W. Shelley
The Faceless factor 1963 tale by means of Edward D. Hoch
Lovers & different Monsters 1985 essay through Marvin Kaye
The Anchor 1947 tale by way of Jack Snow
When the Clock moves 1980 tale through Tanith Lee
Oshidori 1904 tale by means of Lafcadio Hearn
Carmilla/Martin Hesselius 1872 novella through Joseph Sheridan LeFanu
Eumenides within the 4th-floor bog 1979 novelette through Orson Scott Card
Lenore 1773 poem via Gottfried August Bürger
The Black marriage ceremony 1958 tale via Isaac Bashevis Singer
Hop-Frog 1849 tale by means of Edgar Allan Poe
Sardonicus 1961 novelette via Ray Russell
Graveyard Shift 1960 tale through Richard Matheson
Wake now not the lifeless 1823 novelette by way of Johann Ludwig Tieck
Night & Silence 1922 tale by way of Maurice Level
Acts of God & different Horrors 1985 essay via Marvin Kaye
Flies 1953 tale by means of Isaac Asimov
The evening cord 1926 tale through H.F. Arnold
Last Respects 1975 tale through Dick Baldwin
The Pool of the Stone God 1923 tale via A. Merritt
A story of the thirteenth flooring 1955 poem via Ogden Nash
The Tree 1955 tale by way of Dylan Thomas
Stroke of Mercy 1981 novelette by means of Parke Godwin
Lazarus 1906 tale by way of Leonid Andreyev
The Beast inside of 1985 essay by way of Marvin Kaye
The Waxwork 1931 tale by means of A.M. Burrage [aka Ex-Private X]
The Silent Couple 1826 tale by means of Pierre Courtois
Moon-Face 1902 tale by means of Jack London
Death within the School-Room 1841 tale by way of Walt Whitman
The Upturned Face 1900 tale by way of Stephen Crane
One summer time evening 1906 tale by way of Ambrose Bierce
The Easter Egg 1930 tale by means of Saki [aka H.H. Munro]
The residence in Goblin wooden 1947 novelette through John Dickson Carr
The Vengeance of Nitocris 1928 tale via Tennessee Williams
The casual Execution of Soupbone Pew 1911 tale by way of Damon Runyon
His Unconquerable Enemy 1889 tale through W.C. Morrow
Rizpah 1895 poem by way of Lord Alfred Tennyson
The query 1962 tale by means of Stanley Ellin
Ghosts & Miscellaneous Nightmares 1985 essay by way of Marvin Kaye
The Flayed Hand 1875 tale by means of man de Maupassant
The Hospice 1975 novelette by means of Robert Aickman
The Christmas ceremonial dinner 1843 tale via Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Hungry condominium 1951 novelette through Robert Bloch
The Demon of the Gibbet poem through Fitz-James O'Brien
The Owl brief fiction through Anatole Le Braz
No. 252 Rue M. Le Prince 1895 tale by means of Ralph Adams Cram
The song of Erich Zann 1922 tale by way of H.P. Lovecraft
Riddles in the dead of night 1938 tale by way of J.R.R. Tolkien
Afterword: Is Terror a demise artwork? 1985 essay by means of Marvin Kaye
Miscellaneous Notes 1985 essay by way of Marvin Kaye
Selected Bibliography 1985 essay by way of Marvin Kaye