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Swift to Chase

Swift to Chase

(2016)
A Collection of Stories
A collection of stories by

 
Introduction by Paul Tremblay

Publishers Weekly top ten list for most anticipated horror/Scifi Fall 2016 releases.

Laird Barron's fourth collection gathers a dozen stories set against the backdrops of the Alaskan wilderness, far-future dystopias, and giallo-fueled nightmare vistas.

All hell breaks loose in a massive apartment complex when a modern day Jack the Ripper strikes under cover of a blizzard; a woman, famous for surviving a massacre, hits the road to flee the limelight and finds her misadventures have only begun; while tracking a missing B-movie actor, a team of man hunters crashes in the Yukon Delta and soon realize the Arctic is another name for hell; an atomic-powered cyborg war dog loyally assists his master in the overthrow of a far-future dystopian empire; following an occult initiation ritual, a man is stalked by a psychopathic sorority girl and her team of horrifically disfigured henchmen; a rich lunatic invites several high school classmates to his mansion for a night of sex, drugs, and CIA-funded black ops experiments; and other glimpses into occulted realities a razor's slice beyond our own.

Combining hardboiled noir, psychological horror, and the occult, Swift to Chase continues three-time Shirley Jackson Award winner Barron's harrowing inquiry into the darkness of the human heart.

 
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Hardback Editions

October 2016 : USA Hardback
Title: Swift to Chase
Author(s): Laird Barron
ISBN: 1-945373-06-7 / 978-1-945373-06-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: JournalStone
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

October 2016 : USA Paperback
Title: Swift to Chase
Author(s): Laird Barron
ISBN: 1-945373-05-9 / 978-1-945373-05-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: JournalStone
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

October 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Swift to Chase: A Collection of Stories
Author(s): Laird Barron
Publisher: JournalStone
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


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