About the Book:Published: 16th November, 2017
Length: 100,000 words (342 pages)
eBook available on Kindle and Kindle Unlimited.
A collection of supernatural short stories, written 2014-2017
Beyond the light lurks something more terrible than darkness...
Pull up a chair, turn down the light and prepare to be introduced first hand to fear and fiendish foes.
From deals with the devil to a cursed lake crossing, Ian K Pickup harnesses the hell hounds that lurk closer than one might think and unleashes them upon the desperate. From the down and out to the downright greedy, nobody is safe from the evil that lurks closer than they ever feared.
NO MORE MISTER PUNCH
Something sinister lurks in the darkness... Author Ian Pickup delivers a new batch of horror with his living, murderous Punch doll, ghosts luring people over cliffs, ghastly monks, and more. You don't have to believe in the evil, for the evil to believe in you.
SIX WINTER AND CHRISTMAS STORIES OF THE SUPERNATURAL
The festive season is upon us, and most people will be preparing for an expected guest on Christmas Eve. But prepare yourself, because the visitors in these seasonal stories aren't who you might be expecting.
So get cosy with a nice warm drink and settle in to enjoy these haunting tales. But remember not to brave the wilds outside when you finish, because there may be more than you bargain for waiting in the snow...
REVENGE OF THE WITCHES
Around every corner...in busy hospital wards and seemingly empty houses, in bustling city streets and spooky woodland glades...the witches are waiting.
Waiting to reap their revenge.
Do you dare to challenge the witches?
WRECKERS OF TALLAND BAY
From vengeful ravens and mischievous imps to ghastly ghosts and vicious vampires, these short reads will leave your hair standing on end as you wonder... Just who are the wreckers of Talland Bay?
Haunted artefacts...the hunted become the hunters...the terrors of the unconscious mind... Ian K Pickup presents five more short stories guaranteed to have you sleeping with the light on, if you ever sleep again. And remember, don't touch that dial...
Help me. They're out there. They're coming to get me.
Or is it all in my head?
Am I willing to take that chance?
About the Author:
Many years ago when I was very young I was allowed to stay up and watch the original black and white King Kong movie, that really frightened me and has forever stayed in my mind. Some years later it was then the Hammer Horror films, Tales of the Unexpected etc. I read James Herbert's The Rats, Alien and the Amityville Horror amongst other books and always kept this interest in the Supernatural and Horror, the Exorcist has to be the best horror film ever made, in later years the Blair Witch... Read More
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