Let’s Drink to the Dead

Fourteen-year-old Alan – abused, terrified, and haunted by the spirits of dead children – is gifted with the means to fight back and protect himself and his sister. Narrowly escaping assault on the road, hitchhiker Dani accepts an offer of hospitality from a gentle stranger; but the grisly stories he tells of the town loom closer than she suspects. Summoned by a ghostly figure to the abandoned farmhouse on Dunwich Lane, Myfanwy uncovers a history of abduction and cannibalism. The scene is set for a final showdown with a mysterious entity known only as the Shrike…

Welcome to Kempforth. Simon Bestwick, critically-acclaimed author of The Faceless, presents us with three new, interconnected tales of supernatural terror and human cruelty.

Imprint
Published
30th Nov 2012
Length
128 pages
ISBN(Mobi)
9781849974714
ISBN(Epub)
9781849974707
ISBN(Print)
N/A
The Faceless
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About the author

Simon Bestwick Simon Bestwick's short fiction has been published in the UK and the States, collected in two volumes; A Hazy Shade of Winter (Ash Tree Press, 2004) and Pictures of The Dark (Gray Friar Press, 2009). He's also written for radio, mostly comedy, which you can check out at www.darksmile.co.uk. Tide of Souls is Simon's first novel and his first book for Abaddon books.