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The Samhanach

The Samhanach On a Halloween night years ago something rose out of a Scottish bog to curse the McCafferty clan Now in single mother Merran McCafferty finds her suburban Halloween celebrations torn apart

On a Halloween night 300 years ago, something rose out of a Scottish bog to curse the McCafferty clan Now, in 2010, single mother Merran McCafferty finds her suburban Halloween celebrations torn apart by the arrival of the Samhanach, an ancient trickster demon When the Samhanach tries to steal Merran s young daughter, Merran is forced to put aside reason and accept thatOn a Halloween night 300 years ago, something rose out of a Scottish bog to curse the McCafferty clan Now, in 2010, single mother Merran McCafferty finds her suburban Halloween celebrations torn apart by the arrival of the Samhanach, an ancient trickster demon When the Samhanach tries to steal Merran s young daughter, Merran is forced to put aside reason and accept that magic is real, and bogies really do exist on Halloween night.

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  1. Lisa Morton says:
    Lisa Morton is a screenwriter, author of horror fiction, and Halloween expert She is a winner of both the Black Quill and Bram Stoker Awards, and her short stories have appeared in than 50 books and magazines Her first novel, THE CASTLE OF LOS ANGELES, was released by Gray Friar Press in 2010, and her first collection, MONSTERS OF L.A was published by Bad Moon Books in October 2011 She is a native and lifelong resident of Southern California, and currently resides in the San Fernando Valley.

Comment 345 on “The Samhanach

  1. David Agranoff says:
    The Samhanach by Lisa Morton98 pages Bad Moon BooksNovella series I am huge fan of Lisa Morton already, and I becoming a big fan of Bad Moon s novella series Morton is a three time bram Stoker award winning author, her first novel The Castle of Los Angeles, made my 2010 top ten list and I have been a fan of Morton s very solid short stories for years She is also the author of two non fiction books about her favorite Holiday Halloween This novella is about Halloween and who better to write it Spa [...]

  2. Colleen Wanglund says:
    Three hundred years ago the McCafferty clan became cursed by something that rose up out of the bog During a Halloween party one of the young McCafferty s boys was murdered out of jealousy His family chased the perpetrator to a bog where the murderer called up a Samhanach a bog demon Now every Halloween the family waits for this demon to show itself and do its worst A hundred years passes before it comes to fulfill the curse and another hundred years pass before it shows itself again Now it s bee [...]

  3. Monster says:
    Three hundred years ago the McCafferty clan was cursed by something that rose up out of the bog During a Halloween party, one of the young McCafferty boys was murdered out of jealousy His family chased the perpetrator to a bog where the murderer called up a Samhanach a bog demon Every Halloween the family waits for the demon to show itself and do its worst A hundred years pass before it comes to fulfill the curse, and another hundred years pass before it shows itself again Now it s been another [...]

  4. Carl Alves says:
    The Sahmanach is a Halloween tale that spans three hundred years and two continents Merran McCafferty is celebrating Halloween with her daughter when she finds an old manuscript that tells of a tale of her family from 300 hundred years ago, when a man called a monster in Scotland to attack members of the family Since then, every hundred years, the Sahmanach has been taking children from the direct descendants of the McCafferty family This is when Merran realizes that her daughter is next When Sa [...]

  5. Nick Cato says:
    Here s a nifty little Halloween story and part of Bad Moon Books Halloween novella series that features a seldom heard of, legendary creature.300 years ago, Merran McCafferty s ancestors became the victims of an ancient curse Now, a shape shifting demon known as the Samhanach has returned to claim Merran s young daughter on Halloween night Morton does a fine job of keeping the standard plot interesting, and relies on her knowledge of Halloween traditions to bring forth one spooky ass monster Mor [...]

  6. Wayne Simmons says:
    Solid halloween horror Nice old school vibe and very well written.

  7. Jackie says:
    Won this book and couldn t be overjoyed Loved every bit of it It s an amazing read for everyone.


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