Josh Malerman - Author

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Josh Malerman is the lead singer and songwriter for the rock band The High Strung. He lives in Ferndale, Michigan.

Books by Josh Malerman

Unbury Carol

Unbury Carol

Author: Josh Malerman Format: eBook Release Date: 10/04/2018

';This one haunts you for reasons you can't quite put your finger on. . . . [Josh Malerman] defies categories and comparisons with other writers.'Kirkus ReviewsThe Bram Stoker Awardnominated author of Bird Box returns with a haunting tale of love, redemption, and murder.Carol Evers is a woman with a dark secret. She has died many times . . . but her many deaths are not final: They are comas,a waking slumber indistinguishable from death, each lasting days. Only two people know of Carol's eerie condition. One is her husband, Dwight, who married Carol for her fortune, andwhen she lapses into another comaplots to seize it by proclaiming her dead and quickly burying her . . . alive. The other is her lost love, the infamous outlaw James Moxie. When word of Carol's dreadful fate reaches him, Moxie rides the Trail again to save his beloved from an early, unnatural grave. And all the while, awake and aware, Carol fights to free herself from the crippling darkness that binds hersummoning her own fierce will to survive. As the players in this drama of life and death fight to decide her fate, Carol must in the end battle to save herself. The haunting story of a woman literally bringing herself back from the dead, Unbury Carol is a twisted take on the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale that will stay with you long after you've turned the final page.Advance praise for Unbury Carol ';Breathtaking and menacing . . . an intricately plotted, lyrical page-turner about love, betrayal, revenge, and the primal fear of being buried alive.'Booklist (starred review) ';Unbury Carol is a Poe story set in the weird West we all carry inside us, and it not only hits the ground running, it digs into that ground, too. About six wonderful feet.'Stephen Graham Jones, author of Mongrels ';Bleakly lyrical la Cormac McCarthy and Flannery O'Connor.'Library Journal (starred review) ';With vivid prose and characters that leap off the page, guns a-blazing, Unbury Carol creates its own lingering legend, dragging you along like an obstinate horse toward a righteous storm of an ending.'Delilah S. Dawson, New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Phasma

Black Mad Wheel

Black Mad Wheel

Author: Josh Malerman Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/07/2017

Black Mad Wheel plunges us into the depths of psychological horror, where you can't always believe everything you hear. THE DANES, the band once known as the `Darlings of Detroit', are washed up and desperate to have another number one hit. When an agent from the US Army approaches them with an unusual offer, they believe it could be the answer to their inspiration drought. So, under the guidance of their front man, Philip Tonka, the Danes decide to embark on a harrowing journey through scorching African desert to track down the source of a strange and debilitating sound. In a Midwestern hospital, a nurse named Ellen tends to a patient recovering from a near-fatal accident. The circumstances that led to his injuries are mysterious, and his broken body heals at a remarkable rate. Ellen will do the impossible for this enigmatic patient as he reveals more about his accident with each passing day. BLACK MAD WHEEL plunges us into the depths of psychological horror, where you can't always believe everything you hear.

Black Mad Wheel

Black Mad Wheel

Author: Josh Malerman Format: eBook Release Date: 13/07/2017

Black Mad Wheel plunges us into the depths of psychological horror, where you can't always believe everything you hear. THE DANES, the band once known as the Darlings of Detroit', are washed up and desperate to have another number one hit. When an agent from the US Army approaches them with an unusual offer, they believe it could be the answer to their inspiration drought. So, under the guidance of their front man, Philip Tonka, the Danes decide to embark on a harrowing journey through scorching African desert to track down the source of a strange and debilitating sound. In a Midwestern hospital, a nurse named Ellen tends to a patient recovering from a near-fatal accident. The circumstances that led to his injuries are mysterious, and his broken body heals at a remarkable rate. Ellen will do the impossible for this enigmatic patient as he reveals more about his accident with each passing day.

A House at the Bottom of a Lake

A House at the Bottom of a Lake

Author: Josh Malerman Format: Paperback Release Date: 31/10/2016

I Can Taste the Blood

I Can Taste the Blood

Author: Josh Malerman, John F D Taff, Erik T Johnson Format: Paperback Release Date: 23/08/2016

Bird Box

Bird Box

Author: Josh Malerman Format: Paperback Release Date: 29/01/2015

Josh Malerman's debut novel BIRD BOX is a terrifying psychological thriller that will haunt you long after reading. Most people dismissed the reports on the news. But they became too frequent; they became too real. And soon it was happening to people we knew. Then the Internet died. The televisions and radios went silent. The phones stopped ringing And we couldn't look outside anymore.

Bird Box

Bird Box

Author: Josh Malerman Format: eBook Release Date: 27/03/2014

Josh Malerman's debut novel BIRD BOX is a terrifying psychological thriller that will haunt you long after reading.Malorie raises the children the only way she can; indoors.The house is quiet. The doors are locked, the curtains are closed, mattresses are nailed over the windows.They are out there. She might let them in.The children sleep in the bedroom across the hall.Soon she will have to wake them. Soon she will have to blindfold them.Today they must leave the house. Today they will risk everything.

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