A hotel offers a taboo service for its troubled clients. A young man must wind a thousand clocks before sunset. A vampire library attacks its readers. A shy young man loses a dog and discovers the cutlery of the Marquis de Sade. A lottery winner soon wishes he hadn't won. Deranged office workers take over a building. Incarceration, incantations, revenge, romance and the end of the world - twice. Personal Demons are Christopher Fowler's tales of the macabre, the fantastic and the wilder side of modern urban living. They reflect the rich and various literary talents of a writer called 'ghoulishly irresistible' by The Times.
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Review: Personal DemonsUser Review - Angie - Goodreads
A solid collection from one of my favorite mystery writers. Overall, very dark, not that I minded. My favorite of all the stories was, I think the shortest, called Cages. All about limitations and ... Read full review
Review: Personal DemonsUser Review - Laura - Goodreads
I have come to find I enjoy short stories; I didn't used to. This is an older work of Fowler's and he admits to holding back a lot due to what he perceived the public would accept. There are some ... Read full review