is a feast of eerie and mesmerizing horror, thriller, and dark fantasy
tales—an ambitious and unique anthology featuring biting and atmospheric
original stories from seventeen pairs of acclaimed writers, all
collaborating together for the first time, including New York Times
bestselling authors Charlaine Harris, Rachel Caine, Holly Black,
Cassandra Clare, Stuart MacBride, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Jonathan Maberry and
Penned by two authors—and in one
case, a trio—who have never worked together before, the stories in this
enthralling literary chemistry blend diverse elements and rich themes
into mesmerizing and highly combustible tales that delve deep into the
shadowy, unexplored realms of the imagination.
On the night before Halloween, an
unwitting young woman falls under the spell of a dangerous man—and into
a terrifying multiverse—in "T Rhymer" by Gregory Frost and Jonathan
Maberry. Sarah MacLean and Carrie Ryan explore the exquisite agony of
eternal love in "She, Doomed Girl." "Welded" by Tom Piccirilli and T. M.
Wright offers an unsettling vision of evil that infects and destroys
Mixing the ordinary with the
extraordinary, these bold and vivid stories offer a compelling survey of
the supernatural world that is sure to frighten and enchant.