By Edward Lee, John Pelan
Goon ist auf Wrestling-Tour – und Leichen liegen wie Müll am Wegesrand.
Goon ist ein Gigant. Eine Kampfmaschine im Wrestling-Ring. Ein maskiertes Monster aus Muskeln und Samensträngen. Und offenbar ein Serienkiller, der seine weiblichen fanatics vergewaltigt und verstümmelt. Davon ist zumindest Polizeiermittler Philip Straker überzeugt.
Auch die Reporterin Melinda Pierce ist hinter Goon her. Indem sie sich den Wrestlern als willige Ringratte zur Verfügung stellt und Wünsche erfüllt, die sogar einen Porno-Star kotzen lassen würden, will sie der Bestie in Menschengestalt näherkommen ...
Jack Ketchum: »GOON ist wirklich lustig, und wirklich fies … enthusiasts von intercourse und Gewalt, greift zu!«
Cemetery Dance: »Edward Lee ist der brutalste Autor des Hardcore-Horror.«
Horror World: »Was Lee auszeichnet, ist seine Kreativität und die quickly als sein Warenzeichen geltende Schilderung von Gewalt und Grausamkeit.«
By Ira Levin
A masterpiece of spellbinding suspense, the place evil wears the main blameless face of all...
Rosemary Woodhouse and her suffering actor husband man flow into the Bramford, an outdated manhattan urban residence construction with an ominous attractiveness and in general aged citizens. friends Roman and Minnie Castavet quickly come nosing round to welcome the Woodhouses to the construction, and regardless of Rosemary's reservations approximately their eccentricity and the bizarre noises that she retains listening to, her husband takes a distinct shine to them. almost immediately after man lands a plum Broadway function, Rosemary turns into pregnant, and the Castavets commence taking a different curiosity in her welfare. because the sickened Rosemary turns into more and more remoted, she starts off to suspect that the Castavets' circle isn't what it seems...
By Kenneth Oppel
“The Nest leaves a long-lasting mark at the memory.” —The ny occasions e-book Review
Steve simply desires to retailer his child brother—but what is going to he lose within the discount? Kenneth Oppel’s (Silverwing, The Boundless) haunting gothic story for enthusiasts of Coraline, is likely one of the such a lot acclaimed books of the yr, receiving six starred experiences. Illustrations from Caldecott Medalist Jon Klassen.
For a few young children summer season is a sun-soaked season of enjoyable. yet for Steve, it’s simply one other season of concerns. concerns approximately his ill baby child brother who's struggling with to outlive, concerns approximately his mom and dad who're suffering to manage, even concerns in regards to the wasp’s nest looming ominously from the eaves. So whilst a mysterious wasp queen invades his goals, supplying to “fix” the infant, Steve thinks his prayers were answered.
All he has to do is say “Yes.” yet “yes” is a strong be aware. it's also a deadly one. And as soon as it truly is uttered, can it's taken back?
Celebrated writer Kenneth Oppel creates an eerie masterpiece during this compelling tale that explores incapacity and variety, fears and goals, and what eventually makes a family members. contains illustrations from celebrated artist Jon Klassen.
Within the Thirties, William Sloane wrote exceptional novels that gave a complete new intending to cosmic horror. In To stroll the Night, Bark Jones and his collage blood brother Jerry Lister, a technological know-how whiz, head again to their alma mater to go to a adored professor of astronomy. They become aware of his physique, fed on by way of hearth, in his laboratory, and an uncannily attractive younger widow in his house—but not anything compares to the revelation that Jerry and Bark stumble upon within the deserts of Arizona on the finish of the e-book. In the sting of working Water, Julian Blair, an excellent electrophysicist, has retired to a small city in remotest Maine after the demise of his spouse. His most modern experiments threaten to shake up town, let alone the universe itself.
By Dennis Wheatley
The aristocratic Duke de Richleau faces new, sinister demanding situations during this macabre story of the darkish arts. whilst his buddy Simon Aron's naïve interest is demonstrated, the Duke, together with his everpatient neighbors Rex Van Ryn, and Richard Eaton, needs to intricately plot a method of either actual and religious rescue. yet with Van Ryn's affections for a beautiful lady stuck within the internet of Satanists, and Eaton's ongoing scepticism, all of them hazard being dropped at the verge of insanity via dabbling with the powers of evil.
From London to the West nation, the slums of Paris to a Christian monastery, the motion of this strong occult mystery strikes with extraordinary, compelling strength.
By Sarah Pinborough
In an international steeped in darkness, a brand new breed of evil has fallen…
London’s ruined economic climate has driven every person to the verge of collapse, or even the police depend upon bribes and offers with criminals to outlive. Detective Inspector Cass Jones struggles to maintain integrity within the police strength, yet now, gory instances will try out his mettle. A gang hit is going unsuitable, leaving schoolboys lifeless, and a serial killer calling himself the fellow of Flies leaves a message on his sufferers announcing “nothing is sacred.”
Then Cass’ brother murders his family sooner than committing suicide. Cass doesn’t think his light brother did it. but whilst facts emerges suggesting somebody killed all 3 of them, a primary suspect is found—Cass himself.
Common hyperlinks emerge in all 3 situations, yet whereas Cass is discovering extra questions than solutions, the fellow of Flies maintains to kill...
Hannah Danior is a tender girl suffering to construct a existence after an unspeakable event in her youth. Now self-sufficient, she is still nonetheless affected by her past... and the harsh demons of her adolescence are usually not comprehensive together with her. At any rapid and with out caution, she is going to inexplicably occur the wounds of somebody she's by no means even met. Enduring every little thing from mere bruises to mortal blows, lots of her wounds might kill a typical lady, yet simply as inexplicably, she heals - at mind-blowing velocity - most likely so she will be victimized back.
With her face and physique disfigured through numerous scars, Hannah wants in simple terms to be left on my own. yet destiny has different principles while a couple of detectives seize the similarity among her latest terrible event-- the place her throat is all at once cut-- and the homicide of a local girl. One calls for solutions she does not have and the opposite, a guy she does not realize in any respect, increases instinctive alarms inside of Hannah's head. while the unthinkable occurs and one of many detectives falls in love together with her, the hunt for the reality approximately Hannah's prior and an unseen killer twists itself from the area of the supernatural into the unforgiving streets of Chicago....
By R.L. Stine
A recognized horror author. that is what Zackie Beauchamp desires to be. he is writing a narrative a couple of titanic blob monster. A crimson, slimy creature who eats up a complete town!
Then Zackie reveals the typewriter. In a burned-down antiques shop. he's taking it domestic and starts off typing.
yet there is something quite extraordinary approximately that typewriter. whatever particularly risky. simply because now each frightening note Zackie writes is commencing to come true.
By Algernon Blackwood
Algernon Blackwood's The Wendigo tells the tale of a camping out journey within the Canadian wasteland that is going horribly fallacious while the hunters develop into the hunted. Drawing at the legendary creature referred to as the Wendigo, this tale is looked by way of many critics to be the most effective horror stories of all time.
By Mike Carey, Linda Carey, Louise Carey
But Pokoj is already inhabited, by means of an organization of ghosts from all ages of the house’s history.