Our new horror novella from DarkFuse, ELDERWOOD MANOR is now available in limited hardcover and Kindle editions. We set out to write a story that evoked a genuine sense of fear, and, judging by the buzz, it seems people are “getting it.” Here are just a few snippets from recent reviews:
“Dark and atmospheric horror … very scary.” —The Examiner
“It is very rare for something to truly scare or creep me out, but this did it.”
—The Arched Doorway
“ELDERWOOD MANOR was one of the few novellas I read this year that really managed to creep me out.”
—I Heart Reading
“From a graceful, foreboding opening, the tension is ratcheted up and the suspense is kept at the perfect pitch. This book kept me wide-eyed from beginning to end.”
—Coffee and Book Addict.com
“Fulbright and Hawkes bring this tale to life with some fine writing, a brooding sense of overpowering doom, a nice pace … another fine addition to their body of work.”
—James Reasoner, Rough Edges
“Striking touches of originality … it engendered a shudder or two.”
—Black Static Magazine #41
“If you are looking for something that keeps you turning the pages quickly and that will creep you out in many ways, I highly recommend this.”
—On Top Down Under
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Some nice reviews are starting to roll in for our upcoming novella from DarkFuse, ELDERWOOD MANOR.
“A very dark and atmospheric horror novella with strong undertones of H.P. Lovecraft. The story took me back to the way horror was approached a long time ago … there is evil here. Everyone knows that it is there. The problem is that no one, either in the story or the reader, seems to know exactly what that evil is. This makes it even more frightening and is a subtlety often missing from modern horror … very scary.” —Josef Hernandez for The Examiner
We’re excited to announce that our new novella, THE DEVIL BEHIND ME, is now available as a Dark Regions Digital exclusive, just in time for the holidays.
About the book: Alex Brandt’s life is the stuff of lore and legend, but not the fairytale one would welcome. The sole survivor of the Krampusnacht Massacre, Alex was shipped away to America on the heels of tragedy. Childhood trauma followed him to an adulthood plagued with fear and self-doubt. The horror of his past affects him so deeply each holiday season that his girlfriend urges him to resolve his issues once and for all.
Seeking closure to the Christmas tragedy, with the help of his uncle and a retired German police officer, Alex returns to the scene of the crime in Bavaria. But what lurks in the Alpine darkness on the snow-swept mountain slopes knows Alex has come back, and it’s seeking some closure of its own…
We’re pleased to announce that we signed a contact last week with DarkFuse to publish our new novella, ELDERWOOD MANOR.
In the company’s previous life as Delirium Books, they published our novellas BLACK MERCY FALLS and SORROW CREEK, the treatments of which we were mighty pleased. The limited hardcover editions of those books are sold out, but they’re still available in digital formats through the links on our books page if you’d like to check them out.
ELDERWOOD MANOR is scheduled for publication in July 2014 in signed limited edition hardcover and digital editions. More news on the book will be forthcoming closer to release. (Please sign up for our newsletter if you’d like to get news of our future book publications right in your inbox. We only send out newsletters when new books or published — no excessive spam!)
We’re grateful to be working with the DarkFuse team and look forward to people reading this latest work. We think you’ll like it!
As always, thanks to our readers for their support.