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Every house has its own history and its own secrets. Some secrets are just darker than others. And some are even downright terrifying.

When the Johnsons moved into their new house, they didn’t expect that weird things would start to happen, objects would move on their own, and that the house’s history would come back to haunt them.

But I did.
ebook, First Edition, 133 pages
Published May 1st 2011 by Evermore eBook Publishing
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Jun 06, 2011 ѦѺ™ rated it really liked it
"Other things may change us, but we start and end with family" - Anthony Brandt


William and Isabelle Johnson, together with their three children, move into their new home. strange things begin to happen as the family settles in. the house and a specter in the shadows make the Johnsons feel more welcome than necessary.
there is something about an old mansion and its provenance that always make for a good ghost story. this novella is no exception.
here we have new occupants getting caught up in their
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Susan
Jun 16, 2011 Susan rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: fellow bloggers who enjoy the genre
The Blood That Defines Us is a gloriously rich mix of gothic elements combined with a new warped and twisted take on evil and what it truly is. For anyone who is a fan of the horror book genre, this would be the novella that you would definitely want to read on those dark frightening nights when you find yourelf in the mood for a good scare. One of the things that I like most about this book, is the way in which the author examines evil close up personally and how it affects each individual from ...more
Maryam
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There really isn’t much to say in this review other than that this is a really, really good read.
It’s been a long time since I have read something that has creeped me out so much that I can’t stop thinking about it. It was so creepy at times I couldn’t help but shudder which makes a really good horror story.
It was a really fast, enthralling read that definitely keeps you turning pages.
The idea behind the plot was original, terrif
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Nicki Markus
Jul 09, 2011 Nicki Markus rated it really liked it
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I read this novella in one sitting last night and must admit that I found it quite chilling. Maybe it was a mistake to read it just before I went to bed!

I received this book as a review copy from the author and had only the vaguest idea of what to expect from it. I found it to be a well constructed tale that builds the suspense right from the first page. As the tale progresses more information is gradually revealed, helping to maintain the suspense and the reader's interest.

The central character
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Majanka
Jul 21, 2011 Majanka rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
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I'm an avid book reader and author. My interests include young adult, paranormal romance, fantasy, horror, thrillers, historical fiction and young adult contemporary romance. I'm a big fan of true haunting stories as well.

I'm the author of picture book series "Valentina's Spooky Adventures" about a vampire girl afraid of monsters, and the lower grade chapter book series "Weirdville", about a town
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