Scars and Candy - Tales of Terror and Dark Mystery [NOOK Book]


Scars and Candy opens the door on a dark world of monsters, crime, mayhem and human evil. Demons, dark creatures and dangerous humans lurk in 16 tales that gaze into the darkness of the human heart and paths of revenge, retribution and ...
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Scars and Candy - Tales of Terror and Dark Mystery

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Scars and Candy opens the door on a dark world of monsters, crime, mayhem and human evil. Demons, dark creatures and dangerous humans lurk in 16 tales that gaze into the darkness of the human heart and paths of revenge, retribution and terror.

This collection includes:

The Cherry Meadow Massacre
A couple sidetracked on the way to a rural wedding, spin into an encounter with strange people who hold offbeat religious beliefs. Then the man they’ve all been waiting for arrives.

A young man’s affair with a married woman begins with a misguided thought of romance then leads in a soul-wrenching new direction.

Reeling from a divorce, a young writer seeks refuge in her friend’s apartment on the edge of an overgrown field. Eyes beckon to her at night, drawing her toward a relationship that she believes may be her restoration.

Who is the strange blind girl next door? A young man’s obsession drives him to the dark secrets of her past

Aleshia’s Casserole
A flash of Aleshia’s down home cooking.

November’s Breath
A barroom conversation about a relationship gone wrong leads to startling truths.

Good Kids
A group of nerds reach a point where bullying can no longer be tolerated. When good kids, with good imaginations go bad, the results can get brutal.

A flash course in Halloween preparation.

When people of dark desires meet, the consequences can be devastating.

Like Candy from a Baby
On Halloween, when mystery and magic are alive, hidden evil faces its just rewards.

Is it a sleep disorder or buried memories that paralyze Nicholas Harris and bring visions of a forgotten church yard with a headstone marked Lucius?

The Handbook
Someone’s trying to destroy James Keegan’s marriage and his life, one strange step at a time.

Having His Say
Flash: An imprisoned child befriends a new pet.

The Exclusive
A college newspaper reporter gets an exclusive interview with an escaped murderer hiding out on campus. She just has to keep the conversation a secret until publication.

Wedding Feast
Jyl’s planning her wedding. Her obsessive stalker has other plans.

Lending an Ear
A suicide hotline operator gets connected with an obsessive conversationalist, whose relentless calls threaten his marriage and his sanity. How far will he go? And where will it all lead?
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Editorial Reviews

Graham Masterton
“Sidney Williams has the ability to conjure the genuine reek of hell.” – Graham Masterton on Sidney’s novel Azarius
Wayne Allen Sallee
"Both savage and sublime, that's all you need to know about Sidney Williams' short fiction."
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940011843969
  • Publisher: Crossroad Press
  • Publication date: 11/30/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,302,032
  • File size: 469 KB

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