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The Vanishing

The Vanishing

Current price: $12.99
Publication Date: October 3rd, 2023
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With his novels, “Bentley Little has created nothing less than a nightmarishly brilliant tour de force of modern life in America.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)

In Beverly Hills, a wealthy CEO goes on a bloody rampage and videotapes the slaughter. He leaves behind a chilling cryptic message...“This is where it begins.
Miles away, an alarmed mother receives an unsettling letter from her estranged husband, stained with bloody fingerprints.
And all across California, children are becoming affected by a monstrous change—and their parents, by a mounting fear.
Social worker Carrie Daniels and reporter Brian Howells are determined to find the link between these baffling crimes. But they shouldn’t look too deeply into the lives of the victims. It’s quite dark there. And God help them, they won’t like what they find.

About the Author

Bentley Little is the author of numerous novels, short stories, articles, essays, and reviews. After earning a BA in communications and an MA in English, Little sold his soul and abandoned all artistic integrity, working for eight years as a bureaucrat for a midsized city in Orange County, California. His first novel, The Revelation, won the 1990 Horror Writers Association Bram Stoker Award for best first novel.

Praise for The Vanishing

Praise for Bram Stoker Award-Winning Author Bentley Little

“The horror poet laureate...a master of the macabre!”—Stephen King

“[Bentley Little is] on par with such greats as Stephen King, Clive Barker, and Peter Straub.”—Midwest Book Review

“Little possesses the uncanny ability to take everyday situations and turn them into nightmares.”—Publishers Weekly

“Little has the unparalleled ability to evoke surreal, satiric terror.”—Horror Reader