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In Our House: Tantalizing Tales of Terror
With "In Our House: Tantalizing Tales of Terror", Award-winning author Peter A. Balaskas unleashes his unique style of mesmerizing horror once again. This collection of short stories takes readers on a dark journey into that shadow realm between the real and surreal, where ordinary people find themselves confronted by extraordinary things. Close the windows. Lock the doors ...more
Paperback, 172 pages
Published November 15th 2011 by Bards and Sages Publishing
(first published November 13th 2011)
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In Our House was such a pleasant surprise. Short story collections can be incredibly hit or miss, especially horror collections. Many of them fall prey to a simple set-up and punchline formula--the monster/killer/ghost creeps up on the protagonist and gets em good. And even rarer is the horror collection with a theme--but as I made my way through In Our House, I found one rising to the surface. Balaskas has a fascination with man's potential. He mines horror by looking inward, and it made for a ...more