Breeder: A Novel of Supernatural Horror by Douglas Clegg

Breeder: A Novel of Supernatural Horror

byDouglas Clegg

Kobo ebook | July 10, 2012

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Once, it was called the Screaming House. Behind its doors, rumors of murder and black magic. But now, it's an upscale brownstone in a gentrified neighborhood. What a perfect home for a young couple hoping to raise a family. From New York Times bestselling author Douglas Clegg, comes a nightmarish vision of Washington, D.C. where a new horror is born within the walls of an ancient house -- haunted by a diabolical ritual and a terrifying legacy of the past. 

"A white knuckle read from beginning to end -- Clegg delivers!" - John Saul, New York Times bestselling author.

"The tension seldom flags as this tale builds to a grisly, suspense-filled climax. As in Goat Dance , his first book, Clegg pulls out the stops of terror...a chilling story." -- Publisher's Weekly.

Rachel Adair thought Draper House in Washington, D.C, would be the perfect place to start over with her husband, Hugh.  But as soon they move into the old townhouse, the nightmares begin: horrific images of the child Rachel lost, the dark secrets of Hugh's father, scenes of blood-curdling ritual . . . and the scraping sounds of an even greater terror from within the walls . . . 

About the Author

Douglas Clegg wrote Breeder in the house in which it was set in Washington, D.C. Born in Virginia, raised there, and in Connecticut and Hawaii, he currently lives on the coast of New England and is working on his next novel.

Look for other books by Douglas Clegg, including:

The Children’s Hour

The Hour Before Dark

Lights Out


Nightmare House

You Come When I Call You

Goat Dance


Dark of the Eye

The Words

Bad Karma

Red Angel

Night Cage


The Infinite

The Abandoned

The Necromancer


The Nightmare Chronicles

The Attraction

And more!


Praise for Douglas Clegg's Fiction

"Douglas Clegg knows exactly what scares us, and he knows just how to twist those fears into hair-raising chills..." - Tess Gerritsen, New York Times bestselling author of the Rizzoli & Isles series. 

"Clegg is the best horror writer of the post-Stephen King generation."

— Bentley Little, author of The Policy

"A master of the genre. Absolutely thrilling! Douglas Clegg is the future of dark fantasy."

— Sherrilyn Kenyon, New York Times bestselling author of the Dark-Hunters.

"Douglas Clegg has become the new star in horror fiction."

— Peter Straub, author of Lost Boy, Lost Girl and the New York Times Bestseller Black House (with Stephen King)

"Clegg is one of the best!"

— Richard Laymon

"Douglas Clegg is a weaver of nightmares!"

— Robert R. McCammon, author of The Queen of Bedlam and Speaks The Nightbird.

Title:Breeder: A Novel of Supernatural HorrorFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 10, 2012Publisher:Alkemara PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:097968627X

ISBN - 13:9780979686276

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Sort of All Right I guess it's probably because it's a reasonably old book, but it was a sort of okay read. A little predictable, reasonably creepy. It's one of those time pass reads that you take on the subway or bus.
Date published: 2015-03-25