Like Death

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Leisure Books, Nov 29, 2004 - Fiction - 374 pages
17 Reviews
Mystery writer Scott Raymond remains haunted by the murder of his parents many years ago, and when he ventures to Ash Creek to research a new book, he finds himself drawn into a literal world of shadow where his nightmares become all too real. Original.

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User Review  - John Bruni - Goodreads

This is probably the most surreal horror book I've read since Tom Piccirilli's A LOWER DEEP. Nothing is ever as it seems, but it's always real, never a dream. The lunacy of the Shadows can and will ... Read full review

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User Review  - Craig - Goodreads

This is a very dark and intense surrealist horror fantasy. It's quite well written, but definitely not for the squeamish or faint of heart or stomach. At times I think the gore and near-absurdist ... Read full review


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Tim Waggoner's novels include "Pandora Drive" and "Like Death" (Leisure Books), "A Nightmare on Elm Street: Protege" (Black Flame), "Godfire: The Orchard of Dreams," "Godfire: Heart's Wound," "Necropolis" (Five Star), "Exalted: A Shadow Over Heaven's Eye," "Dark Ages: Gangrel" (White Wolf), "Defender: Hyperswarm" (I-Books), and "The Harmony Society" (Prime Books). He is also the author of the short story collection "All Too Surreal" (Prime Books). He is the author of two books in the Dragonlance: The New Adventures series, "Temple of the Dragonslayer "and "Return of the Sorceress" (Mirrorstone), as well as many novels and short stories for teens and adults. He's published close to eighty short stories of horror and fantasy, and his articles on writing have appeared in "Writer's Digest," "Writers' Journal," and other publications. He teaches creative writing at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio. Visit him on the web at

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