Victor J. Banis

Biography

Victor J. Banis is the critically acclaimed author ("the master's touch in storytelling," Publishers Weekly) of more than 160 published novels and numerous non-fiction and shorter works as well, over a career spanning nearly half a century. A native of Ohio and long time Californian, he lives and writes now in West Virginia's beautiful Blue Ridge.

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Books

What Child Is This?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
What had happened to her own daughter? Where had this child come from, the mother wondered. Who was she? Why did she sit for hours staring at her baby brother, contemplating...who knew what? It was enough to drive you mad...especially, if you had a history of madness. But the doctors had assured her that was all behind her, a thing of the past... Wasn't it? A short story.
Willow, Weep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The old inn sits by a lake in an ancient forest, shrouded in mystery. Outside, a restless willow thrashes its limbs and, for a fleeting moment, a woman seems to dance in the mist. A trick of the light? Or a villi, perhaps, one of the sirens of legend, who tempt the unfaithful lover to his doom? A man would be a fool to venture out into that night--but the sultry Magda may be waiting for him...
Tell Them Katy Did and Other Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,300. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Publisher's Weekly has said that Victor J. Banis has "the master's touch in storytelling," and nowhere is this more true than in this collection. From horror to literary fiction, from contemporary characters to older settings, Banis continues to show why he is widely heralded for his talent and style. Compiled here for the first time in one volume are Banis' Untreed Reads short story releases.

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dark fantasy    daughters    doctors    gay    haunted    horror    inn    lesbian    lgbt    literary    mothers    possession    short stories    short story    siren    temptation