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The locals call it Isla de los Perdidos - Island of the Lost. According to the legends, those who venture onto the shores of this cursed island never return.

Valarie DeNola and her sister Julie have chosen to ignore the legends and the warnings. They have been selected to lead a team of explorers to the island to discover the mystery surrounding it. But once ashore, they be
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Kindle Edition, 161 pages
Published October 23rd 2018 by Grinning Skull Press
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Tammy
Dec 08, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I received this book for free from the Author in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.The nitty-gritty: A familiar horror scenario gets a facelift in this well written, fast-paced tale. If you like your stories spiked with aggressive sharks, creepy atmosphere and violence, then Infernal was written just for you.

I’m embarrassed to admit I’ve had a copy of Infernal for several months, kindly sent to me FROM SWEDEN by author Cher
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Sam (The Literary Hooker)
**Review originally posted HERE on Sci-Fi & Scary. Thank you to the author for providing a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.**

From the first pages, Infernal is a tense, high-stakes novel that never slows down long enough for the reader to catch their breath. This is survival horror at its finest.

Let me start by saying: nature is terrifying as-is. Add in some supersized wildlife, aggressive predators, and an uninhabited island with the not at all ominous name of “Isla de los Per
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J.D.
Summary:

Val, a divorced shark enthusiast, agrees to go to an abandoned island with her sister and a film crew to get footage for a new show. What the group of 12, including Val's ex-husband, doesn't know is that the ghost stories of no one making it off of the island are all true.
After the animals begin attacking them and some of the group seems to lose their minds, they discover an even more sinister creature lurking in the forest. Will they be able to survive until help arrives or will they ju
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Jill the Ripper
The thing about this book is that it read perfectly like a movie. Like -- I could see it clearly, playing out, the moments where the tension would be stretched out by silence, or suspenseful music.

It opens with our MC, Val, on a shark exhibition with her husband, who is a charming adrenaline junkie who's come to love the ocean just as deeply as his marine biologist wife. They work well together and it's a familiar spot; there are familiar sharks around them, recognisable by markings and tags an
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Neil Davies
Dec 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Infernal opens with a motley group of people sharing a boat and preparing to do some filming. One group will film the sharks, another will investigate nearby wrecks, and the third will land on the nearby island, to investigate its flora and fauna. As in all good stories of this kind, they have been warned about the mythology and scare stories associated with the island, but if that stopped people we wouldn't have half the good horror stories we have. But they really should have listened. There i ...more
Linn
Nov 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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Such a thrilling expedition!! This book starts out with this mystery island and a shark expedition. But not all is what ut seems. I loved this book! It was suspensful all the way to the end. And the end!! Loved it!! Do read!!
Sara Bauer
Nov 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I woke my husband up by screaming while reading this book. Seriously, not for the easily spooked. Certain scenes leapt out and bit me. Loved the characters (especially Felix) and will never EVER go into the jungle ever ever in a million years. Such a scary read. Highly recommended for fans of horror and those hoping to have trouble sleeping. Not even kidding. Lovvvvvved this.
Matt (TeamRedmon)
May 26, 2020 rated it it was amazing
𝘐𝘯𝘧𝘦𝘳𝘯𝘢𝘭 by Cheryl Low is about a nature documentary crew travelling to an abandoned island to film. There are two teams, a land team and a water team. The plan is to split up for a week and for each team to gather footage. The water team film some wild footage of sharks before a storm hits. When the boat sinks, the crew washes up on the island and sets out to find the land team to use their radio to call for rescue. Before too long, they find out that this island is creepy af. That's it. That's ...more
Michael
Oct 29, 2018 rated it it was amazing
"Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale,
a tale of a fateful trip..."

But this one doesn't end on Gilligan's Island. It ends on Isla de los Perdidos, Island of the Lost.

When shark expert Valarie DeNola and her sister are hired by the producers of a reality show to do a documentary on the mysterious island and its surrounding waters, they think it's going to be business as usual. While Julie and her team take to the shore, Valarie and her team start to explore the shark-infested waters. One p
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Cheryl Low might be a primeval entity, born from the darkness of the universe and vacationing on a forgotten island where she eats coconuts and the souls of stranded sailors.

…Or she might be a mundane human with a deep love of all things sugary, soap opera slaps, and horror flicks.

Find out by following her on social media @cherylwlow or check her webpage, cheryllow.com. The answer might surprise y
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