Rick Hautala

Books

Night Stone
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,150. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
HIDDEN TOYS The old house in Maine gave Beth the creeps. She couldn't believe they were really moving in. If it weren't for the wooden doll she had found in the closet of her new bedroom, she would have been miserable. But the strange hand-carved figure fascinated her, and she sensed with a child's instinct that she had to hide it from her parents...
The Cove
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,460. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
Most people who visit coastal Maine see only the stark and rugged beauty of the pine groves and rocky beaches. But for those that live and work there, it's very different. THE COVE tells the tale of a family, deeply rooted in Maine, and of a town where corruption and the Mob play a dark counterpoint to the idyllic postcard images.
The Siege
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 153,860. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
In Dyer, Maine, the dead won't stay buried! The people of Dyer liked their quaint little farming community just the way it was. So they didn't question the bizarre, unexplained disappearances that had begun to plague their town. No one talked about the hideous screams that shattered their sleep, nor asked why the lights at the funeral parlor blazed long into the night.
Ghost Light
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,940. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
Cindy Toland knows that her sister's violent death was no accident. She knows her abusive brother-in-law too well... knows the dark, brutal things he's capable of doing. But ten-year-old Billy and his kid sister Krissy know something their Aunt Cindy doesn't. It's about the blue lady who comes late at night and whispers strange things. Even though she lives beyond the grave.
The Horror... The Horror: An Autobiography
By Rick Hautala
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction
Available for the first time, The Horror... The Horror provides a look into the life and mind of author Rick Hautala. From his days as a child in Massachusetts, to his days in college at the University of Maine in Orono, to the early days of his writing career along with Stephen King's involvement, and ultimately to where his life and career stood in 2009, his autobiography is a compelling read.
Moonbog
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,420. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
THE EVIL GLOW OF THE MOON... lit the path as twelve-year-old Billy Wilson walked past the bog. He knew he shouldn't have gone near the inky shadows of the swamp — but something forced him to come closer to the yawning darkness, the suffocating tangle, the flesh-tearing brambles of Holland Bog. THE MURKY DEPTHS OF THE BOG... sucked the boy into its fetid earth and claimed its human sacrifice.
Bedbugs
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
From the subway tunnels of Boston to the rain-swept streets of Quebec City to the deepest snow-filled forests of Hilton, Maine, no one in these chilling stories by horror master Rick Hautala is safe from the darkness or the dangerous things that lurk in the shadows. Waiting for us. Reaching for us...
Occasional Demons
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
This collection, from an acclaimed Master of Dark Fiction, consists of twenty-one tales with some being straight genre entries, others psychological terror and finally a few shorts that include science fiction elements. The first eighteen are short stories written solely by Rick and the final three are collaborations with Jesse and Matti Hautala, Matthew J. Costello, and Jim Connolly.
Untcigahunk: The Complete Little Brothers
By Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 184,340. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
It has been five years since Kip Howard saw his mother killed horribly by a blur of "little brown things." Five years of nightmares and a terror of dark places. Five years of struggling to overcome what must have been just his imagination…But the "untcigahunk," the Indian word for "little brothers," are no one's imagination.

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