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The Zone of Uncertain Light (The Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories)

Robert Aickman contributed a story to all but 2 of the first 8 volumes of The Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories series, which he also edited. Having an Aickman tale in most of these books was good enough reason … Continue reading

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What’s at the back of the cave? (Michelle Paver, ‘Dark Matter’)

‘I cling to my routine because I lost it once. It reassured me. Even though I know that security is an illusion’, writes Jack Miller in his personal journal, which makes up the bulk of Michelle Paver’s Dark Matter (2010). … Continue reading

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