Hope you all had a wicked Halloween! This month, Sinister Reads presents Disquiet – an anthology of unsettling ﬁction and poetry to curl your eyebrows from Antipodean authors edited by Tracie McBride. Enjoy and share Sinister Reads with your friends… and enemies – if you dare!
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Disquiet – Anthology
Editor: Tracie McBride
Publisher: Creativia Publishing
ISBN no.: 978-9526823003
Release date: September 11, 2014
Unsettling ﬁction and poetry to curl your eyebrows from Antipodean authors.
An artist’s muse does more than merely inspire…
An idyllic country retreat harbors diabolical dangers…
A simple railway station shopkeeper has a peculiar and sinister talent…
A dolphin-watching tour takes a surreal turn…
These and many other short stories and poems from 17 Antipodean authors will disturb and unsettle. Featuring a foreword from internationally bestselling fantasy author Ian Irvine.