Days from civilisation five men are about to experience something beyond the rational. In the snow slaked wilds where the natives fear to tread, these men search for moose but find something more terrifying and supernatural. With a rush of wind and the smell of feral nature one of their number is whisked away, leaving them wondering: Who might be next?
British author Algernon Blackwood was a prolific writer who is usually remembered for his numerous ghost stories; however, he also wrote on many other supernatural themes. This collection of 13 stories includes: "The Wendigo", "The Olive", "The Goblin's Collection", "The Sea Fit", "Ancient Lights", "The Prayer", "The Wood of the Dead", "An Egyptian Hornet", "The Other Wing", "The Singular Death of Morton", "Entrance and Exit", "The Kit Bag", "The Damned".
"almost but not quite"
Tillima's tribe has passed stories of the wendigo down from generation to generation. They are huge beasts who stalk the woods looking to fill their insatiable hunger.She never thought she would encounter one herself, until one day she comes face to face with the entire wendigo tribe and learns the hard way that they have a knack for mind control. It turns out these beasts have an insatiable hunger after all; but it's not gluttony, it's lust.
Rick Yancey’s first gothic suspense tale, The Monstrumologist, earned him a prestigious Michael L. Printz Award. The second installment of this acclaimed series, Curse of the Wendigo, finds young Will Henry on the hunt for a supernatural beast plaguing New England in the late 1800s. Will and his mentor, the domineering Dr. Warthrop, are enlisted to help the doctor’s former fiancée. It seems her husband has been lost in the Canadian wilderness.
"A great book for fans of monster horror books"
Tillimo's tribe has passed stories of the wendigo down from generation to generation - huge beasts with the heads of bucks who stalk the woods looking to fill their insatiable hunger. He never thought he'd encounter one himself - until one day Tillimo comes face to face with the entire wendigo tribe and learns the hard way that they have a knack for mind control. It turns out these beasts have an insatiable hunger after all, but it's not gluttony; it's gay lust.
In the snowy Canadian wilderness, a terrifying legend springs to life, sparking a series of gruesome crimes. Government agent Sean Laporte is sent to investigate and must contend with an obsessive, resourceful foe, a hostile environment, and an elusive search for the truth. He is soon pulled between worlds of myth and madness, a present haunted by the past, and a primitive world of mystery and power.