Cover artwork by Randy Broecker. Introduction by Mario Guslandi.
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"In the best tradition of pulp fiction, Edmund Glasby's storytelling is fast-paced, fantastical, escapist and with a large dollop of Grand Guignol horror"
Eleven deathly tales of shapeshifters, vampires, hybrid creatures, ghouls, zombies, hauntings and mad scientists!
"A clever melting pot, cooking some classical ingredients of horror fiction - the supernatural sleuth, the haunted house, exorcism... and a priest holding a séance!" (Hour of the Witch)
"A vivid piece of graphic horror, revisiting in an effective and quite original way, the time honoured theme of the mad scientist" (Pale Lilac)
"An offbeat mix of crime and pulp fiction, sparkling like a glass of champagne" (Angels of Death)
A new collection that signifies the emergence of a major talent in horror fantasy writing!
As penance for past deeds, Edmund Glasby grew up in Morecambe and studied Egyptian Archaeology at University College London and Archaeology and Anthropology at Oxford - Morecambe, which has more than its share of the strange and unsavoury, provided him with a better education. After turning his back on academia, he now writes in the genres of dark fantasy and supernatural thriller, having been brought up on horror; his father was John S. Glasby the prolific supernatural fiction writer.
In 2010, his first novel was Disciple of a Dark God, a far-ranging dark fantasy epic. His first collection of all-new supernatural stories, The Dyrysgol Horror and Others was published by Borgo in 2013, and was followed by The Ash Murders, The ... (more)