By Stephen King
The number one nationwide bestseller a few recognized novelist held hostage by way of his “number one fan” and discomfort a daunting case of writer’s block—that may perhaps end up deadly. one in every of “Stephen King’s best…genuinely frightening” (USA TODAY).
Paul Sheldon is a bestselling novelist who has ultimately met his number 1 fan. Her identify is Annie Wilkes, and he or she is greater than a rabid reader—she is Paul’s nurse, tending his shattered physique after an car coincidence. yet she is usually livid that the writer has killed off her favourite personality in his most recent ebook. Annie turns into his captor, holding him prisoner in her remoted house.
Annie desires Paul to jot down a ebook that brings distress again to life—just for her. She has loads of how one can spur him on. One is a needle. one other is an awl. And in the event that they don’t paintings, she will get rather nasty.
“Terrifying” (San Francisco Chronicle), “dazzlingly well-written” (The Indianapolis Star), and “truly gripping” (Publishers Weekly), Misery is “classic Stephen King...full of twists and turns and mounting suspense” (The Boston Globe).
By Rod Madocks
Jack Keyse is seeking the reality approximately what occurred to his vanished lover. He works at a greatest defense asylum, and he makes use of his expert contacts to get with reference to those that should be in charge. whilst he seeks forgetfulness within the chaos of his dissolute existence. He involves notice and take vengeance but if ultimately he reveals out the reality the problem is to stay with that wisdom.
By Billy Coffey
With the “profound experience of Southern spirituality” he's identified for (Publishers Weekly), Billy Coffey attracts us right into a city the place strong and evil—and delusion and reality—intertwine in unforeseen ways.
Everyone in Crow hole is aware of Alvaretta Graves, the outdated widow who lives within the mountain. Many name her a witch; others whisper she’s insane. each person has the same opinion the vengeance Alvaretta swore at her husband’s dying hovers over all of them. That vengeance awakens while youngsters bump into Alvaretta’s cabin, incurring her curse. Now a ailment strikes during the hole. Rumors swirl that Stu Graves has risen for revenge. And the folks of Crow hole are left to confront not just the darkness that lives at the mountain, however the darkness that lives inside themselves.
“Coffey spins a depraved story . . . [The Curse of Crow Hollow] blends folklore, superstition, and unconscious dread within the vein of Shirley Jackson’s ‘The Lottery.’”
By Travis Thrasher
By William Lashner
It capacity whatever to be a consumer. It ability he will get my loyalty, no matter if he merits it or no longer. It ability he will get my best possible for the cost of an hourly price. It capability in a global the place everyone has became opposed to him there's one one that will struggle via his aspect for so long as there's a conflict to be fought.
Author of the acclaimed novels Fatal Flaw, Bitter Truth, and Hostile Witness, bestselling author William Lashner crafts darkish, witty, engrossing stories of suspense related to essentially the most fascinating characters of contemporary renowned fiction: Victor Carl.
A protection lawyer who lives his lifestyles in colors of grey, Victor Carl fights all of the correct fights for all of the fallacious purposes. With a failing criminal perform, a dead-end love lifestyles, a pile of unpaid site visitors tickets, and a expertise for blending it up in tricky working-class bars and sparring with obstinate law enforcement officials, Victor skates at the razor's fringe of felony ethics looking for the simple greenback. however the one absolute in Victor's existence is loyalty, specifically to a client—even if he occurs to be useless. Like Joey Cheaps, a no-account who takes a knife to the throat down at the waterfront, yet now not sooner than he stocks together with his legal professional his half in a poor crime.
With his shopper murdered, Victor needs to look for a killer. yet fixing the crime capacity investigating the darkest spot in Joey Cheaps's misspent early life, sending Victor on a twisting trip that ends up in a lacking suitcase full of cash, pictures of a mysterious bare girl, and a ideally suited courtroom justice with a mystery to conceal. And most threatening of all, Victor steps into the crosshairs of a vengeful enemy with a previous jam-packed with discomfort and a flavor for blood.
As exciting because it is darkly evocative, Past Due is a wonderful story of crime and justice that takes the intrepid Victor Carl into marvelous new territory and confirms William Lashner's position one of the most sensible suspense writers of our time.
By Beth Miller
Everybody has secrets and techniques. How a long way will you visit defend yours? After residing subsequent to the neighbours from hell, Minette is extremely joyful whilst Cath and her teenagers circulate in round the corner. Cath quickly turns into her confidante, a kindred spirit, even her daughter's babysitter. yet Cath retains herself strangely guarded and is reluctant to talk of her previous. And whilst Minette witnesses whatever unspeakable, she starts off to query even if she rather understands her new pal in any respect.
By R. L. Stine
For the 1st time ever, Goosebumps is in not easy conceal! seize the series' so much infamous characters—undead or alive...
For the 1st time ever, Goosebumps is in tough hide! capture the series' so much infamous characters—undead or alive...
From horror grasp R.L. Stine come new chilling tales in a single spooky standalone:
Lu-Ann Franklin often loves Halloween. no longer this 12 months. Her ally, Devin O'Bannon, goes away for the week. and she or he has to visit an uneventful occasion the place not anything intriguing may ever ensue. but if Lu-Ann comes face-to-face with The Haunted masks, significant hassle lies ahead.
Devin O'Bannon didn't are looking to go away his ally Lu-Ann Franklin in the back of on Halloween. He didn't ask to move in this journey. And that was once sooner than he heard the unusual scratching on his home windows and observed the shadows relocating round within the fields. anything is accessible and it doesn't appear to wish Devin round!
By R. L. Stine
Regardless of warnings from his aunt and uncle to stick out of the woods and the creepy condo round the corner, images freak Alex Hunter cannot face up to going out past due one evening to take images in the course of a whole moon.
By Carla Banks
Another haunting mental mystery from Carla Banks, because the exchange in humans trafficking affects on 3 disparate lives with surprising consequences.
Roisin Massey is a stranger in an odd land. An impulsive marriage has introduced this younger British lecturer to the forbidding urban of Riyadh. fortunately, she has the simplest advisor attainable: her new husband, Joe.
Joe is aware Saudi good – he’s labored there as a physician for years. yet Roisin discovers her husband is retaining secrets and techniques from her approximately his time within the wilderness nation. equivalent to the drug thefts from his sanatorium. The pal he observed beheaded. the girl who fell to her death…
Soon the ghosts from Joe's prior get back to hang-out them either – and homicide follows of their wake…
By Loreth Anne White
A gripping Coltons of Wyoming secret unfolds from award-winning writer Loreth Anne White
The darkish secret of a Colton kid's disappearance has haunted lifeless River Ranch for thirty years. fixing the crime is international correspondent Jagger McKnight's final probability to place his war-ravaged previous to leisure. yet his undercover venture leaves him the sufferer of an assault. And he wakes as much as observe that stunning infirmary nurse Mia Sanders believes he is the lacking Colton.
Now the true possibility starts. An unknown enemy has Jagger—and Mia—in sight. For survival and the sake of his tale, he needs to deceive the lady he will do something to guard. but if deception turns lethal, can love store them both?