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Cirque Berserk by Jessica Guess

A group of teenagers went on a killing rampage in 1989 at the Cirque Berserk carnival in Florida. Thirty years later, high school seniors journey to the abandoned carnival to see if the rumors of ghosts are true. It really is be careful what you wish for, because in this case, the ghosts are deadly.… Continue reading Cirque Berserk by Jessica Guess

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The One That Got Away edited by Jill Girardi

Thirty stories on the theme of The One That Got Away. As with all anthologies, some stories appealed to me more than others, but with so many to choose from, there really is a story for every taste. 1. Heavy Metal Coffin by Amira Krista Calvo. An interesting entry into the annuals of demonic music.… Continue reading The One That Got Away edited by Jill Girardi

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The Headless Floridaman by Joel Spriggs

When Chevy turns up one night at a trailer park in Florida and offers Buck, Skeeter, Darryl, Chrissy and Limey some drugs, what do they do? Why kill him, of course, because this band of friends is loyal to Mickey, the Meth man, their usual drug dealer. Who would have imagined that such a thoughtful… Continue reading The Headless Floridaman by Joel Spriggs

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We All Scream For Ice Cream by Lou Yardley

It is a truth universally acknowledged that ice cream vans are creepy, and Yardley’s story is one of the best depictions of evil ice cream vans out there. Katelyn and her gang - Carter, Connie and Connie’s younger brother, Dale - spend an idyllic summer’s day in the park before deciding to get an ice… Continue reading We All Scream For Ice Cream by Lou Yardley