By Death Abused

By Death Abused

by Gary Jonas
     
 
A paranormal investigator tries to help a boy deal with the ghost of his dead, but still abusive father. Of course, the investigator has a secret of his own.

This short story originally appeared as a signed/limited chapbook from Roadkill Press back in 1990. It received an honorable mention in The Year's Best Fantasy & Horror edited by Ellen Datlow and Terry Windling

Overview

A paranormal investigator tries to help a boy deal with the ghost of his dead, but still abusive father. Of course, the investigator has a secret of his own.

This short story originally appeared as a signed/limited chapbook from Roadkill Press back in 1990. It received an honorable mention in The Year's Best Fantasy & Horror edited by Ellen Datlow and Terry Windling. "By Death Abused" is also available in the collection QUICK SHOTS by Gary Jonas, so if you own that, you already have this tale. You can still buy it, of course, because you'll earn triple cool points.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781492264224
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
08/27/2013
Pages:
28
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.06(d)

Meet the Author

Gary Jonas is the author of the Jonathan Shade fantasy series: Modern Sorcery, Acheron Highway, and Dragon Gate. His other work includes the novels One-Way Ticket to Midnight, Pirates of the Outrigger Rift (written with Bill D. Allen), and Night Marshal: A Tale of the Undead West (technically a novella). His short fiction has been collected in Curse of the Magazine Killers, and Quick Shots.

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