The Hobbsburg Horror

  • by Thomas S. Flowers
  • Narrated by Craig Beck
  • 8 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

From the author of The Subdue Series and Reinheit comes a new collection of dark fiction.
Seven original tales of horror.
"They Came to Gordium" - an elderly man is haunted by the crimes of his past.
"Immolate" - a widower detective struggles to solve the connection between a series of eerily similar suicides.
"Sunnydale Wolves" - a romantic stop at a popular overlook turns deadly.
"The Hobbsburg Horror" - a Lovecraftian tale of a weary reporter pulled into an otherworldly story of murder and a lodge with reports of strange colors at night.
"Hobo" - a well-to-do housewife's picture-perfect life is shattered by a home invasion.
"Are You Hungry, dear?" - down on his luck divorcee Jacob Miller, after consuming a free pizza, is possessed by an internal parasite.
"From the Sea" - a tale of an amateur sailor and his wife who are besieged by creatures that come from the sea during a storm.
"Neon Fortune Teller" - Madam Drabardi reads the future of paranoid businessman Ronald Murray who believes his wife is cheating on him, but infidelity is not all Drabardi sees.
"Nostos" - Katherine Adonis journeyed light years to escape the nightmares of her past, but some ghosts can never be escaped.

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A nice collection of horror thrillers

I like starting books knowing as little as possible about them. Sometimes even reading the description is too much because I like to be surprised. This collection of stories was just that - a nice surprise. Some were short, others were quite long, but all were read by the delightful narrator Craig Beck who has a great voice. British accent and creepy in just the right places.

Some stories hinted at more horrific content, but I found all thrilling for certain, and above all, I judge a book's quality by its ability to make me want to hurry back to it quickly. This one certainly did that. I couldn't wait to hit the play button again

I was provided a copy of this book at no charge in exchange for an honest review, and I look forward to other books by this author and narrator. Thomas Flowers is a favorite of mine now.
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- Dominique

Dark Thrillers

I enjoyed some of the stories in this collection of short to very short dark thriller/horror. (Fortune Teller, Are you Hungry and Hobbsburg Horror to name 3 of them). Narration was good. Recommend if you like short horror but highly recommend the author’s book Feast. I was given this free review copy audiobook at my request and have voluntarily left this review. Thank You!
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- willee

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-26-2017
  • Publisher: Shadow Work Publishing