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“A lovely book, a worthy debut novel, a satisfying read.”
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“a most unique interpretation of an age-old and beloved fairy tale”
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Halloween might seem like the spookiest time of the year but Charles Dickens, M. R. James, Edith Wharton, and other literary greats felt otherwise.
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It’s been two years since the vampiric virus was unleashed in The Strain, and the entire world now lies on the brink of annihilation.
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The Donegal Plantation keeps its head above the muddy waters of the Mississippi by operating as a high-class restaurant and guesthouse. It is steeped in history and haunting legends.
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Joe Hill’s Horns is an assured second novel from a well credentialed, award-winning, author.