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3.89  ·  Rating Details ·  9 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Curtis DuprA(c) has everything he could want to film his second movie- real studio backing, a location shoot near his hometown with his best friend as producer, and the chance to work with an actress he has admired for years. Then people begin to vanish from the set of his film, innocent people whom nobody but Curtis even remembers. There are clues out there- a discarded s ...more
Paperback, 276 pages
Published May 1st 2005 by Publish America (first published March 1st 2005)
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Feb 13, 2013 Mike rated it really liked it
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Even though I'm not a horror reader, I picked this up because of how much I enjoyed the author's previous book, Other People's Heroes. It grabbed me straight away and kept me reading, despite the higher-than-I-usually-go-for body count. Not that there are any bodies; the supernatural threat removes people from existence entirely, including everyone's memories of them.

It has fewer editing issues than the other book, though there are some. Most of them are along the lines of "if only should could
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Blake M. Petit is a writer, columnist, reviewer, podcaster, actor, director, and teacher from Ama, Louisiana. His weekly comic book column, Everything But Imaginary, has appeared Wednesdays at since 2003. He's the co-host, with whoever the hell is available that week, of the All New Showcase comic book podcast. Blake is a member of the board of directors of the Thibodaux Playhouse theat ...more
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