FRIGHTFUL TALES Author:VARIOUS Weird stories of the creeping shadows and malicious souls that lurk in the dark corners of your mind. — ?The Night Wire? by H.F. Arnold — Working the graveyard shift of a newswire agency, two wire service operators receive a chilling dispatch. A small town has been overrun by a chillingly animated fog. Even more horrible are the half-concealed cre... more »atures of this mist ? terrible cannibal creatures that strip the flesh of their victims, consuming them in an awful, unstoppable frenzy. Equally horrible is the strange, dazed trance of one of the wiremen, relating the events as they happen.
?Rats? by M.R. James
A horribly chilling ghost story written by one of the masters of the form. Thomson, a young college student of some promise, takes up residence at an old inn seeking the solitude and seclusion necessary for his studies. Tended to with great care by the elderly owners of the inn Thomson relishes the blissful quiet?until he opens the door to one of the deserted rooms and encounters a terror that will haunt him forever.« less