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John Churchward – What Beck’ning Ghost?

Posted by demonik on June 24, 2009

John Churchward – What Beck’ning Ghost? (New English Library, 1975 [hardcover], 1977 [paperback])

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” …. one of Nel’s few old-fashioned chain-rattlers, chunky both in number of pages and content. Although not quite living up the the claims of the Essex Chronicle of being ‘an eerie and quite terrifying ghost story’, it’s a thought provoking fable of destiny, reincarnation and love, which certainly makes it stand out from its pulpy bretheren”. – Justin Marriott, Paperback Fanatic #8, December 2008.

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James Herbert – Fluke

Posted by demonik on June 8, 2009

James Herbert – Fluke (New English Library, 1977)

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Blurb:

He was a stringy mongrel, wandering the streets of the city, driven by a ravenous hunger and hunting a quarry he could not define.

But he was something more. Somewhere in the depths of his conciousness was a memory clawing its way to the surface, tormenting him, refusing to let him rest. The memory of what he once had been. A man…

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