British author Adam Nevill has been a fan of the supernatural in fiction since childhood. He’s a native of Birmingham, UK and has also lived in New Zealand as well as England.
Nevill has written five horror novels:
Banquet for the Damned (2004)
Apartment 16 (2010)
The Ritual (2011) – Winner of the August Derleth Award for Best Horror Novel 2012
Last Days (2012) – Winner of the August Derleth Award for Best Horror Novel 2013
House of Small Shadows (2013)
In a well-to-do apartment block in London, an apartment stands empty for fifty years. Until one night when Seth, the watchman hears strange noises and goes in search of the cause. What he finds irrevocably changes his life.
Apryl also arrives on the scene after having inherited the apartment from her “insane” aunt. With the help of her aunt’s diary, Apryl begins to discover the horrible story of the evil force that exists in the apartment.
What will this evil force do to Seth and Apryl?
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