By Graham Masterton
The exciting new horror from this best-selling writer . . . - whilst certainly one of his spouse Grace's sufferers dies in strange situations, stem-cell researcher Nathan suspects that somebody else has been making an attempt an identical experiments as him bringing legendary creatures to existence in simple terms with even more luck. yet then Grace herself is injured, and Nathan's existence spirals right into a nightmare as he's confronted with an most unlikely quandary: lose Grace without end, or breed extra mythological beasts, on the price of numerous extra human lives . . .
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You’re right, as usual. ’ Grace kissed him. ’ EIGHT The White Face Grace cooked her famous jambalaya with smoked sausage and green peppers and marinated chicken, and they sprawled on the couch in front of the TV with their plates on their laps, which they never did when Denver was home. Nathan thought that Denver had inherited enough of their bad habits already. 41 They didn’t talk about Doris Bellman any more, although Grace could tell that Nathan was still thinking about the basilisk, even when he was pretending to laugh at David Letterman.
Nathan took hold of the plastic card that was safety- pinned to her windbreaker, and peered at it. It was a genuine Philadelphia Zoo Visitor ID, but on close inspection it was obvious that Patti had glued her own photograph on top of the original. ‘OK, I picked it up from your desk,’ she admitted. But then she said, ‘Did you see my article? ’ ‘I haven’t had time yet, Patti. ’ ‘It came out really, really great. At least, I thought it did. ’ Nathan sat down at his desk, and switched on his computer.
Haven’t seen it, but I’ve sure heard it. Late last night, dragging its way down the corridor. Went past my room, and paused awhile, and I swear that I could hear it breathing. I was lying there, and I was sure that it was going to come for me, but in the end it moved on.
Basilisk by Graham Masterton