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The brain-child of extreme horror author Matt Shaw, Behind Closed Doors brings some of the biggest indie authors together in this collection of madness.

One apartment complex, Nine original stories. Come and meet the residents!

Featuring stories by Matt Shaw, Michael Bray, Stuart Keane, Paul Flewitt, Ian Woodhead, Craig Saunders, Shaun Hupp, Andrew Lennon, Matt Hickman a
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Kindle Edition, 136 pages
Published November 2nd 2015 by Amazon Media
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Paul Nelson
Nov 18, 2015 rated it really liked it
Behind Closed Doors is a short story anthology from some of the UK’s premier and up and coming horror writers.
 
Come and meet the residents of the Watch Tower apartment block, one of the most prestigious apartment blocks in the country and home to some of the most twisted, depraved people in this world. A den of immorality, wickedness and a body count that comes straight from the warped nightmares of Matt Shaw.
 
Stories by Michael Bray, Matt Hickman, Shaun Hupp, Craig Saunders, Ian Woodhead, Andre
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**** 4 Apartment of Crazy Stars ****

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You are about to meet the crazies that reside at The Watch Towers. When I say crazy...I do mean crazy.

1. Lonely fellow in apartment 11 just looking for a companion. Uses numbers to correspond with his horrible past. Sorry to the intruder trying to get into his apartment.
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2. Young and successful Miss Lisa Harper, apartment 6a. After catching her boyfriend in a compromising situation with another man, her life spirals into drugs and alcohol until her kn
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Cathy
Oct 04, 2015 added it
For the most part, I really enjoyed this eager awaited book. The usual suspects came up trumps and gave the readers exactly what we had been expecting from this eclectic mixture of writers.

Stuart Keane's contribution was a complete mind-f*** which I had to reread to get the constant shifting, whilst Andy Lennon's and Shaun Hupp's stories both had that all-out no holds barred gross element down pat. Matt Hickman's was exactly what I was expecting and a welcome change of pace to the other stories
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christina cooper
Oct 04, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Insanely good

If it were possible to leave more than 5 stars, this book would get 10! Each and every story was a mini masterpiece. I enjoyed this thoroughly and it's no shit sandwich :)
You couldn't tempt me into living at the Watch Tower but I highly recommend reading about it.
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Shadow Girl
Aug 20, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: need-reviews
Amazing collection of authors, and one of the best anthologies I've read in a while!
Full review to come.
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Chrissy
Nov 04, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Wow

Disturbing, disgusting, horrifying, terrorizing, are just a few words I would use to describe this fantastic book. Once again these very talented authors have put together exactly what a horror book should be. The stories fit perfectly together and the terror and gross factor build and build and the you get to the last story written by the most disturbed of them all Mr. Matt Shaw and it just blows you away. I would highly recommend this book to everybody who loves a good scare. If I could giv
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Christa
Nov 03, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Fan of horror you need to read this!
Thomas Hobbs
Nov 10, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Outstanding

A group of tenants with their own grisly tale woven to mingle around other stories in the Watchtower. Great book
Helen Lancaster Lancaster
Mar 15, 2016 rated it really liked it
A selection of horror stories

Yeah I liked this book a selection of horror stories by some of my favourite authors Matt Shaw Michael Bray etch. It's about an apartment building, everyone has a story. It's bleak and bloody. You have been warned. I loved it
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Jen
Jan 27, 2016 rated it liked it
More than I expected. Small book of horror short stories. A couple of which were memorable. 3/5
Keith Norman
Dec 29, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Welcome to the watchtower. Home to many strange odd and dangerous people. Prepare to hear their story,each told by a very talented author. Great read.
Lisa
Jul 06, 2016 rated it did not like it
Disapointing

I thought this book would potentially turn out to be similar to "Blood Bath". Prior to reading that I wasn't a fan of short stories , but the collaborative work and talent of the authors soon changed my mind.

Behind Closed Doors had the potential for being great and I hate to say this, but given the calibre of the authors here the only shock factor was how boring most of the stories were. I was sorely disappointed and bored. So much so I did the unthinkable and gave up on some of the
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Aug 25, 2016 rated it really liked it
Don't read these before you go to bed! ...more
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Jan 02, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Get drawn in by the cover and horror-ific author lineup ... Keep reading for the gripping stories sure to keep you hanging on ... by your fingernails.
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MATT SHAW was born, quite by accident (his mother tripped, he shot out) September 30th 1980 in Winchester hospital where he was immediately placed on the baby ward and EBay. Some twelve years later (wandering the corridors of the hospital and playing with road kill when he was on day release), the listing closed and he remained unsold, he was booted out of the hospital to start his life a
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