Waiting On Wednesday: House of Skin by Jonathan Janz

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill over at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

House of Skin by Jonathan Janz

All it needs to live again is fresh blood!

Myles Carver is dead. But his estate, Watermere, lives on, waiting for a new Carver to move in. Myles’s wife, Annabel, is dead too, but she is also waiting, lying in her grave in the woods. For nearly half a century she was responsible for a nightmarish reign of terror, and she’s not prepared to stop now. She is hungry to live again…and her unsuspecting nephew, Paul, will be the key.

Julia Merrow has a secret almost as dark as Watermere’s. But when she and Paul fall in love they think their problems might be over. How can they know what Fate—and Annabel—have in store for them? Who could imagine that what was once a moldering corpse in a forest grave is growing stronger every day, eager to take her rightful place amongst the horrors of Watermere? (Oct 2, 2012)

While already available for the Kindle, there's nothing quite like a paperback release, just in time for Halloween. Kudos to Samhain Publishing for doing the season right!


  1. Oooh that looks interesting! I haven't heard of this one!

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    Have a GREAT day!

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  2. this looks pretty creepy.
    I will be adding.
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  3. Oh this looks good! I haven't read a good horror story in ages. A good pick as always.

  4. A good creepy story is always welcome, especially at that time of year!

    - Jessica @ Book Sake

  5. Great story for Halloween time. Sounds super creepy!!!
    Thanks for stopping by My WOW!


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