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This is a deeply unsettling collection of British horror offering three starkly different takes on the post-apocalyptic theme. All are UK based. 

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A Slow Burn: “Shah has done it again with her flowing style. The characters are so realistic that it’s chilling. I will admit to having read this with the lights well and truly on!! Such vivid imagery that it felt like I
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Kindle Edition, 2nd edition, 95 pages
Published (first published October 28th 2014)
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Nicole Woolaston
The three short horror stories in this collection could be compared to a combination of Stephen King and M Knight Shyamalan. If you’re a fan of the Walking Dead, you’ll definitely love “A Slow Burn” and “The Dead Party”. These are not your average zombie stories, and I really enjoyed the twist endings—especially in “A Slow Burn”. I also liked “Rosa and Bella’s Journal of Decline”. The issues of mental health and mental illness are explored here, and the author does a fantastic job of telling the ...more
Toi Thomas
Jun 25, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Horror is not my favorite genre but it's also not my least favorite. With that said, I thoroughly enjoyed this collection of horror stories. I think this is an excellent example of the diversity of horror. The stories in this collection are not all gruesome and gory, but some are. The stories in this collection aren't all suspenseful, nail-biting, and causing you to look over your shoulder, but some are. I think what's so great about this collection is that it uses all the different elements tha ...more
Cyrene Olson
Nov 02, 2017 rated it liked it
A mixture of horror shorts featuring a woman who can’t remember what happened after a night out. Only to wake up next to dead bodies and covered in blood. Finds out the world is a little different to she’s used too.There is also another two short stories in this book. A slightly amusing one called The Dead Party which was my favorite. I should also mention the fact that this book is set in the U.K. So the stories are all very British. I found this to be a okay read and think people will enjoy i ...more
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