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Librarian Note: This is the latest edition with updated cover from ASIN B01GZ86SU6

A dark fantasy short story by T. J. Blake.

For nearly a year now I have been living a lie. My husband and two daughters believe that I am dead. No one can know our secret.
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ebook, 24 pages
Published June 11th 2016 by Amazon Digital Services
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April Coleman
Sep 24, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Read this short story whilst I was on holiday in Cyprus and loved it! The afternoon passed by so quickly as I couldn't put it down, a great little page turner. A creepy story line with a great twist, would highly recommend. ...more
Deborah J Miles
Alive is a short story in a genre I don't usually read.

The blurb is concise and enticing, and the cover suggests the story will make my flesh crawl. A strong start!

The premise is interesting - Sarah is almost drowned following a road traffic accident. She remembers being pulled from the water and revived. This experience has changed her and she decides to fake her death so that she can help others.

I found this to be a quick and easy read, but would not call it a compelling story. I was not conv
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Asma
Jan 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
“Alive” is not the first book by T.J. Blake that l have read. And as before, it doesn’t deceive me. I recognize the special author’s style. Indeed, the vivid detailed descriptions of the spatial framework contrast with the mystery enveloping the characters.
This short novel is an intense thriller. It can be considered as a horror story too, depending on the reader’s sensibility.
The introduction is quite classical leading to a feeling of déjà vu. Then, the events twist toward an unexpected shock
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Most known for his psychological thriller, suspense and mystery novels.

By day Blake is a content specialist and business owner. By night, he could be any one of his mysterious characters. He's currently posing as psychic medium, Arabella, from Familiar - available now.

Blake's most successful novel to date, DECEPTION: A Love of Lies hasn't let readers look at passing dog wa
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