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In His House at R'lyeh, Dead Cthulu Waits Dreaming

By Tim R on Aug 20, 2014 8:26 AM

Today marks the 124th birthday of Howard Phillips Lovecraft. He is not alive today, but for all we know his shambling corpse awaits the day where it will burst forth to feast upon the flesh of the living.

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The Raven: Tales and Poems by Edgar Allan Poe

By MPL Staff on Aug 13, 2014 11:43 AM

This landmark new anthology of Poe's work, which defied convention, shocked readers, and confounded critics demonstrates the astonishing power and imagination with which he probed the darkest corners of the human mind.

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Tony suggests:

By MPL Staff on Jun 23, 2014 12:36 PM

The Gospel of Z by Stephen Graham Jones 10 years after the zombie apocalypse, humans live a guarded existence behind walls and fences and survive by creating monsters of their own. Jory Grey, an ex-biology teacher works in assembling these creatures. Trying to find his lost love, Jory uncovers the true nature of the plague and the reasons behind it. A different take on the zombie…

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Worms are disgusting little creatures.

By MPL Staff on Apr 17, 2014 10:18 AM

Big worms are really disgusting creatures. Big worms eating your innards and crushing your vertebrae while you wallow with an insatiable hunger are totally disgusting. In short, The Troop by Nick Cutter is a pretty disgusting book. A group of Canadian scouts are visiting a remote, uninhabited island off the coast when a very hungry, very sick man appears at their cabin door. Chaos…

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Chilling, yet fulfilling...

By MPL Staff on Apr 17, 2014 9:50 AM

Addison lives on the fringe of humanity. When people look at his face, they are sent into fits of violence. He is a loner, but his entire life changes when he meets Gwyneth, a young girl repulsed by anybody who touches her. In Innocence by Dean Koontz two broken individuals come together one fateful night and must survive the relentless pursuit of her would-be rapist;…

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