Paul Kane’s writing has style and elegance; a first rate storyteller. - Clive Barker. I can see a little through my right eye; there isn’t a lot of light, but I see metal bars in front of me. A glimpse of the cages on either side: a man, no more than forty, cowering in the corner. A woman is transfixed by something right in front of her. I follow her gaze, and wish I hadn’t… More
…the blindfold slips a fraction.
I can see a little through my right eye; there isn’t a lot of light, but I see metal bars in front of me, all around me.
A glimpse of the cages on either side: a man, no more than forty, cowering in the corner of his. A woman––the one who’d told me I’d get myself killed––is transfixed by something right in front of her, tears tracking down her cheeks.
I follow her gaze, and wish I hadn’t…
‘Paul Kane’s writing has a style and elegance, he’s a first rate storyteller.’
~ Clive Barker – Bestselling author of The Hellbound Heart
‘An exceptional volume… Welcome to Kaneworld!’
~ Stephen Volk, BAFTA-winning creator of Ghostwatch
‘Paul Kane’s lean, stripped-back prose is a tool that’s very much fit for purpose. He knows how to make you want to avoid the shadows and the cracks in the pavement.’
~ Mike Carey – Bestselling author of Lucifer
‘Wonderfully unsettling… Paul Kane has offered you a dark and contemplative gift.’
~ Christopher Golden – Bestselling author of King Kong
‘Paul Kane’s fiction shows intelligence and imagination – he's a writer who’s going places, and I can't wait to see what he comes up with next!’
~ Sarah Langan – Bestselling author of Audrey’s Door
‘Definitely a name to watch out for in the future of British Horror fiction.’
~ Graham Joyce – Bestselling author of The Silent Land
‘Paul Kane has crafted a nifty little story with that greatest of gifts: the element of surprise.’
~ Mick Garris, Creator of Masters of Horror
‘This is one area where Kane shines, his sense of character: each and every one is real, and as such the reader immediately latches onto them…’
~ Dark Horizons