Title: When Emily Was Here (Part of Lurking in the Mind Anthology)
Author: Kathy-Lynn Cross
Published Date: April 4th 2017
***THIS BOOK WAS PROVIDED TO NERD GIRL IN EXCHANGE FOR AN HONEST REVIEW***
Sometimes the most horrifying monsters live within us.
What horrors lurk within a broken mind when left unattended? From alternate personalities to figments of the imagination, our stories will give you a new outlook on the complexity of the human mind. Follow our authors into the madness … if you dare.
Disclaimer: While the stories within this anthology are works of fiction, some very real mental disorders, fears and/or characteristics are discussed. Stories may contain sensitive topics such as depression, suicide, self-harm, split personalities, schizophrenia, and more. Please be advised.
Stories featured in this anthology include the following:
“Twisted” by Jaclyn Osborn
“Lonely Hearts” by Amber Hassler
“When Emily was Here” by Kathy-Lynn Cross
“Postpartum” by Savannah Rohleder
“The Creep” by E.M. Fitch
“Blind Justice” by Jaidis Shaw
“Tortured Minds” by Gina A. Watson
“Lauren” by Jacqueline E. Smith
“Verity Incognito” by James William Peercy
“Gethen” by Liz Butcher
“Starved” by Ace Antonio Hall
“When I met Hannah” by Shelly Schulz
“Did You See Evelyn Today?” by Kelly Matsuura
“North Side Asylum” by Lily Luchesi
“Obsession” by M.L. Sparrow
Although this is an anthology this review is purely for “When Emily was Here” by Kathy-Lynn Cross
I have read stories from Kathy-Lynn Cross before and all I can say is her mind must be a dark and twisty place for sure. This story is definitely on the really dark edge of things and although I will confess to working out some parts of the plot some of it had me guessing right up to the very last page.
Followers of my reviews will know that I love my fiction on the dark side and this definitely fist that bill. If the rest of the anthology is even half as good then you won’t be disappointed
Personally I would grab the anthology for this story alone!
5 Stars From me
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