EBOOK or EPUB (House Of Blood) by Bryan Smith
Tragedy As soon as you think these characters could not go through any "You Realize Smith Has " realize Smith has begun Now I know you ve heard that before but since I hate giving out details Seven Days, Seven Dinners forear of spoiling you you re going to have to trust me Trust that you have never seen Hell until you ve seen it through Bryan Smith s eyes Now as much as I would love to describe the pace and atmosphere I can t I was so immersed in the story and wrapped in the characters that I barely noticed the time A Northern Light flying and the smell of chlorine and sulfur For the sake of argument let s just agree the speed was non stop and the air emitted odors sooul that you might need to keep a paper bag handy Smith s style of writing is natural intense and intimate Instead of concentrating on only having you watch rom the sidelines he somehow manages to incorporate you into "The Story Also He Resists The Trap Most Beginners Succumb "story Also he resists the trap most beginners succumb instead of trying to prove how many big words he can
use he keeps it simple and to the point I thank you While the characters were engrossing and the conflicts he keeps it simple and to the point I thank you While the characters were engrossing and the conflicts aced interesting the emale characters were overtly stereotypical to extremes The whiny usless blond Dream Weaver yes that s her name does nothing throughout the book except cry and have sex All I kept wishing while reading was or someone to slap her repeatedly The standout pathetic male character would be the angst overly emotional uote unuote evil Master Can you Anne Perrys Christmas Crimes (Christmas Stories, feel my pain As posted on Horror Web Iound it kind of weird and a bit confusing The Master is just basically a sadist mortal being of another species with a loooong life span He has created a kingdom in backwoods Tennessee where every one of his subjects are the poor unfortunate souls who wonder lost into his domain They in turn are either also sadists or the poor victims of said sadists The whole story evolves around torture pain and sex On a unny note Dare I say Elvis. The grasping terrors Instead the light lured the travelers to the very heart of evil a house at the entrance of Hell a house that held only torture depravity and or the lucky ones deathWhen the White Water front door closes the screaming begin. A heavy weight dragging the story The overuse of sex became trite annoying and ended up sinking this storyor me Bryan Smith was writing with his penis all of the The Slave Dancer female characters are objectified and reduced to sex plot devices every single one Many times when I was reading this book I had to wonder is this really a horror book It definitely crossed the line of consisting of erotica than horror Moving asiderom the obscuring tasteless badly written sex there "is a horror story Something called The Master it never gets any clearer than that is it a monster demon alien "a horror story Something called The Master it
gets any clearer than that is it a monster demon alien a house of illusions Some slaves live underground Sex Sex Sex The end The slave revolt was the only part of the book that showed promise because it was Special Agent focused on the horror aspect than the prevailing erotic The book ends with the sadistic dominatrix old woman escaping I want to say I ve lost brain cells after reading this book Am I going to read the second one ueen of Blood Yes But only because Freakshow was that good and I have a lot of hope House of Blood has some of the most comically bad passages I ve ever read For example a girl is chased by a masturbating zombie Do I need to say any Right off the bat Mr Smith gets a gold staror having an intriguing genuine synopsis Now surely you think I ve lost my mind hear me out How many times have you read a back cover summary bought the book and realize you ve been tricked Or ound that while there is truth in it that particular bit of
never gets any clearer than that is it a monster demon alien
action doesn t happen until almost the end of the book I m doesn t happen until almost the end of the book I m at you Mr Clegg In his debut novel Smith promises unimaginable brutality bile inducing ear and unfathomable despair and then delivers monumentally So you think you ve heard this story before met the characters and visited this side of Hades times than you can count Well The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started theLongest War in American History friends you couldn t be wrong The plot is original all consuming and plays out like a Greek. For theive young riends Much much worse In act most of them would never see the highway again The woods were dark and A World on Fire forbiddingilled with unseen dangers and inhuman sounds The light in the distance promised sanctuary rom. House of Blood is the debut novel of Brian "Smith but rom the rich writing and the intriguing plot you can t tell it s a irst The "but 100 ways to Fight the Flab - and still have wine and chocolate from the rich writing and the intriguing plot you can t tell it s airst The got me hooked the middle kept me there and the ending was strongProsSmith uses a simple straightforward manner to inject his poison in the reader s bloodstream His prose is pronounced clear and ocusedThe pace starts off swift and strong stays in the air the whole way through keeps lifting higher and higher never putti It started off pretty solid an interesting and different kind of horror story
But by the last third of the book it just went off in by the last third of the book it just went off in bizarre directions that didn t eel like they The Cello Suites : J.S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the search for a Baroque masterpiece fit what the earlier parts of the story promised House of Blood taught me a valuable lesson I did not seize the opportunity to buy the book when it was at BN Shortly after that it went out of print and the only way to buy it was online I had read Bryan Smith s Freakshow and loved it one of my topive The New Job Security favorite books I was very excited to read something else by this author Some years later I purchased the book onlineor less than a dollar The lesson I learned was not to ever pass up an interesting book and since have started stockpiling The moment when I would read this book was long overdue it was uickly bumped up my list to be read next Starts off okay then veers off track and careens off a cliff while getting struck by lightning and pooped on by a The Day Fidel Died: Cuba in the Age of Raúl, Obama, and the Rolling Stones (A Vintage Short) frightened migratinglock of birds Shane goes off into the The New Odyssey: The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis forest to masturbate wtf A plausible and less insipid way of getting him inside theorest to get killed would be that he had to use the restroom wanted to be alone etc While those motivations may be clich they are not as disruptive It wasn t as jarring the irst time it happened but then it kept happening over and over needless lustsex muddying the story If the eroticism had been handled tactfully it would not have been a problem It became. Later the ones left alive would agree they never should have turned off that dark stretch of Tennessee interstate They were tired and tense two guys and three girls arguing over a vacation gone bad But things were about to get worse.