|About the Book|
This is the expanded edition of Trevor Denyers highly praised short story collection, covering the horror and dark fantasy spectrum. Some of the praise for the original trade paperback:Poignant, atmospheric and immensely satisfying.” - TerryMoreThis is the expanded edition of Trevor Denyers highly praised short story collection, covering the horror and dark fantasy spectrum. Some of the praise for the original trade paperback:Poignant, atmospheric and immensely satisfying.” - Terry Grimwood.People are haunted by memories of the past and premonitions of the future as Trevor Denyer’s finely-crafted prose invokes captivating images of poignancy. - Gareth JonesEnjoy this unexpected bonus, a bakers dozen of memorable tales. - Allen AshleyDenyer understands the subtle secret (too well kept) that the purpose of words is to communicate, never to decorate. These stories each go like sharp arrows to the targets of their messages, evoking the mystery, sadness, wonder and fear of all our lives. Life is short they seem to tell us, good fortune and health tenuous, but the sheer beauty of the journey, though interwoven with horror, always wins out in the end and makes existence worthwhile. - Douglas ThompsonThere are 18 stories and 2 poems in this collection:WayThe Edge of the CountryFuseLandfallThe Silent HoursKilling DevilsGlastonburyEvent HorizonToo CloseOld SlowbonesThe Special PlaceA Place for the DyingWycereFalling AsleepA Rose From ElvisFading StarsElementalsTurning PointDead EndThe Aftershave of DreamsThe original introduction by Allen Ashley and an authors introduction to this edition are also included, together with 20 illustrations, mostly full colour.