Promises and Sacrifices (2 Terrifying Tales, 2 Lost Souls) [NOOK Book]

Overview

Promises and Sacrifices contains two stories from the collection Insomnia: Paranormal Tales, Science Fiction & Horror.

The Sacrifices We Make: The abduction of a child reawakens a town to a ...
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Promises and Sacrifices (2 Terrifying Tales, 2 Lost Souls)

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Overview

Promises and Sacrifices contains two stories from the collection Insomnia: Paranormal Tales, Science Fiction & Horror.

The Sacrifices We Make: The abduction of a child reawakens a town to a recurring horror it wishes only to forget.

The Promises We Keep: Two young lovers make a vow to each other that will come back to haunt one when the other suddenly dies.

Approximately 23,000 words (roughly 80 print pages)

Not recommended for reader under the age of 15.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015550887
  • Publisher: Brinestone Press
  • Publication date: 10/3/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 429 KB

Meet the Author

Called an author armed with "a PhD and a whacked out sense of humor."

Saul spent his formative years in a leaky century-old house overlooking the Erie Canal in Upstate New York. His bedroom was a refurbished attic, which he shared with all manner of creatures, not all, he is convinced, flesh and blood.

After bouncing around the US and Europe for several years, he settled down to pursue a career in the sciences, opting to study the mysteries of human molecular genetics. But even positions as an experimental biologist, teacher, manager and biotech entrepreneur couldn't keep him from his true passion as a storyteller.

He now writes speculative fiction full time from his home in the San Francisco Bay Area. Although his house is now attic-less and waterproof, he continues to be haunted by a variety of creatures, including a wife, kids, four dogs, three cats, six chickens, a wayward rooster, and one very grumpy possum. They are all flesh and blood.

Except, maybe, for the possum, which he's convinced is the reincarnated spirit of Jack Torrance.
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