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You Don't Scare Me

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You Don't Scare Me

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
John Farris
publisher:
Forge Books
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Fiction

We gave it a B+

Southern belle Chase Emrick is a normal 14-year-old girl until her sleazy step-father rapes her, then shoots himself. From that day on, he tortures her from beyond the grave, killing off her loved ones individually.

Grisliest Death
Gored in the face by rattle-snake fangs.

Lowdown
Horrormeister Farris makes both rural Georgia and a demonic underworld come vividly alive. Yet he inexplicably writes most of the climactic chapter in a distracting screenplay format. B+

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