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Wales, UK; Sarob Press; 2004. 1st edition hardcover. Devotees of the Horror/Dark Fantasy genre will have no difficulty recognizing the name of Phil Locacio. Since 1996, dozens of his short stories have appeared in small press publications, magazines and anthologies. Several of his tales have received Honorable Mention in THE YEAR'S BEST FANTASY AND HORROR and recommendations for the Bram Stoker Award for Short Fiction. An Active member of the Horror Writer's Association (HWA), Phil is busily adapting two of the stories in this collection to novel length works: ‘The Sins of Orville Sand’ and ‘The Sorcerer of Hooterville.’

Cover art by Thomas A. Arensberg.

Contents: The Sins of Orville Sand, Quietus, The Hand of Fate, Not a Nickel More, Bendable Rulers, The Buried Past, In the Deepest of Wounds, The Midnight Pact, The Harbor of Ill Will, The Boy in the Corner, That Which Lies Submerged, Side Effects, The Sorcerer of Hooterville.

Only 220 copies printed in total, of which this is one of 180 trade copies. Fine copy in a fine dustjacket. Fine in fine dj.