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A Deep Horror That Was Very Nearly Awe by [J.R. Hamantaschen]

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Another rock solid collection from J.R. Hamantaschen.  J.R. has a way of making the normal seem horrific and frightening and really nails it.  Disturbing and scary. - H.P. Lovecraft Literary Podcast                                                                                                      Excellent . . .these stories are hard to categorise, exceptionally strange, make unpredictable plot jumps, are often very nasty, funny, and usually have unpleasant endings. All the necessary ingredients for high quality dark fiction short story writing.-InkHeist                                                                                                                                                Without a doubt my favorite read of 2018 . . . Not every book I read is good. And not every good book I read becomes a favorite. But sometimes, you get lucky. Sometimes, you find something that makes you wanna talk. A Deep Horror That Was Very Near Awe is the start of a conversation--and I have a feeling that as the readers grow, the chatter will roar . . .    Please, please, please: read this book.        -Signal Horizon   Impressive . . . [i]f you've never read anything by Hamantaschen, this is a great place to get introduced to his work before you'll want to buy what comes from him next.-HorrorTalk                                                                                                                                    I have a feeling that this collection will strike a chord among readers who love weird stories, because it's original, fascinating and unsettling in the best possible way and the characterization is excellent. It's something different and mesmerizing.  If you love dark fiction and modern weird fiction, J.R. Hamantaschen's A Deep Horror That Was Very Nearly Awe should be at the top of your reading list                                                                              --Rising Shadow Magazine                                                                                                I absolutely and heartily recommend it to anyone who loves the horror genre, but also those who like to be challenged by the fiction that they read. - Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book Reviews                                                                                               A more than worthy successor to its predecessor, and one that demonstrates a writer growing in confidence and capability. For my part, I'm more than intrigued as to what J.R. Hamantaschen will drag screaming into reality next.-Ginger Nuts of Horror                                                                                                                                                                                                               A Deep Horror That Was Very Nearly Awe is Hamantaschen's third short story collection, and it is just as enjoyable as his first collection, You Shall Never Know Security. More than just dark and macabre horror stories, Hamantaschen crafts stories that explore the human condition in all its many emotions. They are not, however, for the faint of heart-The Monster Librarian

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B07HNBTBND
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ September 24, 2018
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 664 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 358 pages
  • Page numbers source ISBN ‏ : ‎ 1722219904
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
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