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Dave Jeffery

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Dave Jeffery is perhaps best known for his UK #1 bestselling Necropolis Rising series of zombie books released through Severed Press. His Young Adult work includes the critically acclaimed Beatrice Beecham Series (Crystal Lake Publishing), BBC: Headroom endorsed Finding Jericho, and the 2012 Edge Hill Prize Long-listed Campfire Chillers short story collection. His short story, Masquerade was nominated for The Horror Society's IGOR Award.

He has published over 14 novels and collections with a variety of publishers. His short stories and essays have featured alongside many horror impresarios including: George A. Romero (Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead), Wes Craven (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Scream), John Carpenter (Halloween, The T
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Necropolis Rising

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Still Life (Poetry)
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"Hastings, a washed up special forces was hired by Appleby a man of means. All he had to do was to rescue his son from the Himalayas after he went in search of the Yeti. Armed with his old troop, Hastings thought how hard would it be. How wrong was..." Read more of this review »
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A serial killer is seemingly haunted by one of his victims. Though nothing is as it seems in this brisk and enthralling tale of suppressed conscience. 

Sloman uses conventional serial killer tropes to good effect whilst bringing a fr
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"A team of high class criminals have been offered 100 million by The Consortium to break in to and corrupt the National DNA Database. They are a dangerous group who know who is in the team and where to find them if the raid goes wrong or they are d..." Read more of this review »
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"What a fun read! Delivers thrills and chills and a twist that goes on and evolves the basis of the story into something quite remarkably and potentially even more epic.
Its a fusion of sharp dialogue, punchy action and gory grisly deaths.

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A man returns to his home town 17 years after being sentenced for a series of heinous killings he did not commit. Against the backdrop of suspicion and paranoia, Paul Graymore must settle back into a town that has fundamentally rejected
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Bradley I hope you are having a good day! =)

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Valerie Anne Faulkner Hi Goodreads friend.Thanks for the invite...kit.

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