By Harry Shannon
This e-book was once nominated for the Stoker Award by means of the Horror Writer's Association.
"Everyone includes a shadow," wrote analyst Carl Jung, "and the fewer it's embodied within the individual's unsleeping existence, the blacker and denser it is."
Few folks see the shadow with any readability. flip round for a peek, it slips away. Our violent, sexually tinged fantasies are indulged on a regular basis in darkened theaters, savored in eerie prose, or occasionally encountered in the depths of a reoccurring nightmare. once we examine one lengthy adequate to acknowledge it as our personal, the adventure can problem truth. we will be able to decide to develop into wiser as a result...or spin absolutely out of control.
How many fragments of that shattered reflect might you study and nonetheless survive?
In this moment version of this assortment, his first in over ten years, award profitable writer Harry Shannon supplies us twenty seven brief tales, a few released the following for the 1st time. The advent used to be written via HWA Lifetime success Award winner Rick Hautala.
"Master craftsmanship." -Cemetery Dance
"Impeccable pacing and a mind for the terrifying." -Publisher's Weekly
"Shannon is a author who's no longer afraid to stroll into the Shadows and drag the issues dwelling there kicking and screaming into the light." -Brian Keene
"Harry Shannon takes age-old topics and provides them a brand new and fearsome chew. Vividly learned, his writing is managed, guaranteed, and jam-packed with the type of spooky surroundings that used to make you cover your head below the mattress covers on wind-wracked nights." -Tom Piccirilli