Book Review: I Died Yesterday (Five Short Stories of Dark Fiction, Suspense, and Horror Book 1)

Title: I Died Yesterday (Five Short Stories of Dark Fiction, Suspense, and Horror Book 1)

Author: Andy Graham

Link: https://www.amazon.com/Yesterday-Stories-Fiction-Suspense-Horror-ebook/dp/B01LZBMFP3

 

Summary:

Revenge. Respect. Regret.

Sometimes doing the ‘right’ thing brings out the wrong in people.

I Died Yesterday – A evening with an old friend becomes a morning after that lasts for ever.
Chopper – A young man’s pursuit of his dream unearths a nightmare.
A Decision at Dusk – If you could bring someone back from the dead, would you use the power to help or hurt?
Sunflower – When the establishment fights back, they break more than the rules.
A View – Some noises are best left uninvestigated.

These stories are not happy, but they leave their mark. Some are set in our world; some are set in an alternate world (that of the Lords of Misrule series). This anthology combines dark humour, psychological terror, horror, and a splash of brightly coloured gore. It packs an emotional punch made even more harrowing by the paper-thin divide between reality and fiction.

 

My review:

4/5 Stars

I always love a good collection of dark short stories. Each story in this book is gory and complicated but the twisted endings leave a mark in your mind. Psychologically, the stories keep you guessing and I love the lasting chill I had when I read the last page.

Published by Author Kayla Krantz

Proud author responsible for Dead by Morning and The Council, fascinated by the dark and macabre. Stephen King is her all time inspiration mixed in with a little bit of Eminem and some faint remnants of the works of Edgar Allen Poe. When she began writing, she started in horror but it somehow drifted into thriller. She loves the 1988 movie Heathers. She was born and raised in Michigan but traveled across the country to where she currently resides in Texas.

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