Day 5 of 31 Authors of Halloween – Jeremy Bates

Have you ever wanted to travel, but your wallet starts laughing at you? Been there, done that, still doing it. Jeremy Bates helps you travel to different areas of the world of real terrifying places, and takes a spin of his own imagination and creates dark and mysterious stories.

Synopsis for Helltown

Come on a terrifying journey with USA Today and #1 Amazon bestselling author Jeremy Bates to an isolate region plagued with rumors of dark and deadly forces. The locals call it Helltown.

Since the 1980s there have been numerous reports of occult activity and other possibly supernatural phenomenon with certain villages and townships of Summit County, Ohio 0 an area collectively known as Helltown.

When a group of out-out-town friends investigating the legends are driven off the road by a mysterious hearse, their night of cheap thrills turns to chills as they begin to die one by one.

I love anything that has to do with real life places, and a story behind them. Mix in some horror and it is like Disneyland for me. When I found out about Jeremy Bates, I was hooked! Where do you want to travel that is terrifying?

You can follow Jeremy Bates on the following sites

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The Book of Secrets Part 1 by Faith Mitchell

A book of a strong man in slavery, how he died, and how he got back at the future of the man who killed him.

Synopsis

The ghosts of past atrocities haunt the island of St. Pierre, and legends about the spirits have been passed down through the generations. One of the most beguiling stories is the tale of the book of secrets a mysterious manuscript that gives its wielded enormous power but at an incredible expense.

Finch Waters is fascinated by the stories. When she joins her college professor’s research expedition to the island, she immerses herself in the region’s folklore. Little does she know that someone on her team is obsessed with the magic of St. Pierre and is intent on discovering the book’s centuries-old hiding place.

As Finch grows closer to discovering the truth surrounding the book of secrets, she faces a choice that could have dangerous consequences for everyone she cares for. The book of secrets holds knowledge not meant for mortals, and that power could prove to be deadly.

I truly loved this story. It was a story of slavery and a man named Big Jack. Big Jack was accused of a crime that he did not commit, but to see his new baby who lived at another island. He was beaten, murdered, and dismembered.

But, what they did not know was that he had a book that put a curse on his body. A curse that protected him. Big Jack was an amazing man, and he was there to overcome a battle between the man who was related to the man who killed him, and the heroine who was determined to protect the book of secrets by Big Jack.

Do you like a book with some history? Some suspense and horror? This is the book for you.

What book that has history and horror do you like?

You can follow Faith Mitchell on the following sites:

Amazon

Goodreads

Twitter

Website