Someone else answered.
Sisters Angela and Lillian Tremblay return to Summerhaven, New Hampshire, after sixteen years away, ready to face the secrets and half-forgotten memories from their childhood.
One winter's day, Angela finds Lillian dead in the basement of their family home. The police are convinced it’s a suicide, but the town’s residents...more
After being gone for 16 years, sisters Angela and Lillian Tremblay return to Summerhaven, New Hampshire. Upon arrival they are forced to face long forgotten secrets, and childhood memories. One fateful winter day, Angela comes home to find Lillian hanging dead in the basement. The police chalk it up to a suicide but Angela thinks its something else. The home they came back to has always been a topic of gossip. The home used to belong to a witch that killed children and bathed in thei ...more
It is about a house that sits in a small town. The house has been full of ghostly activity, suicides and down right murder. Legend has it that a witch is responsible, but one girl thinks it is hogwash. Until she meets a psychic that moves next door to a store where the woman works at. she starts confiding in the psychic after her sister is found dead, and search's for answers. But what if the answers she is seekin ...more
STAR RATING: 3.5/5
DESCRIPTION IN ONE LINE: Stay away from the basement.
Title: To be really honest, first time I read the word incantations I had to look it up in my dictionary (Yes, I still have one of those). I was intrigued with the title and it made me start the book quicker that I usually do.
Title Rating: 4/5
Cover: The cover is a strong representation of the story as it creates the spooky effect the writer is attempting to ...more
If you like horror, and witch craft, and things that go bump... this is for you. While well written with few errors it was well planned and executed.
At times a little over the top with cross and double cross, but a quick read.
All I can say is wow. Wow, this was totally worth the sleepless night. It wasn’t really a book that I could put down if I wanted to. It begged me to finish it.
Every character, even minor characters, were incredibly well developed and complex. Each character had its own story and reason for being in the main story itself. But for me, it was the psychic Viviana, Angela and the Summerhaven Witch that stood out the most.
You know ...more
I've slogged through some really horrible messes with errors and plot holes at every turn, but while those were all present, they weren't overwhelming.
I'm not going to get into this whole tragic mess, but the primary problem was that the author can't successfully tell a story with female characters. When the main character and the vast majority of other characters are women, that's a really big problem. I ...more
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He is the author of the dark poetry collection Fairy Tale Destruction as well as the novel Incantations. He writes mostly in the horror and dark fantasy genres, aiming to be the bastard lovechild of Stephen King and Chuck Palahniuk. But not in a creepy way.