"Bates writes persuasively...making the horror...that much more intense" - Publishers Weekly A collection of four novellas exploring the dark side of love: Black Canyon Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park in Colorado boasts one of the most beautiful and deepest canyons in the United States. For twelve-year-old Brian Garrett, a weekend camping trip in the park promises to be an opportunity to bond with his aloof parents. But after his father suffers a horrible accident during a hike to the chasm's floor, events spiral quickly out of control, and over the next twenty-four hours Brian will uncover a terrifying dark side to his father-and an even darker side to himself. Rewind When a man wakes in a rundown apartment, hooked up to a strange machine, a dead body in the next room, he has no memory of who he is, or what he is doing there. Over the next forty-eight hours, however, as he works to unravel the mystery of his identity, he'll come to realize that some things are better left unknown. Run When a former soldier recently released from prison comes looking for his longtime girlfriend, and discovers she has moved on with another boyfriend, he vows to kill her. Now, it seems, she only has one option: Run. Neighbors New York City. Eight million people. You never know what kind of psycho may be living next door. Neighbors New York City. Eight million people. You never know what kind of psycho may be living next door.
Used availability for Jeremy Bates's Dark Hearts
August 2015 : Canada Hardback
July 2015 : Canada Paperback
August 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition