Alan Baxter

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Alan Baxter is a British-Australian author who writes horror, dark fantasy, and supernatural thrillers, rides a motorcycle and loves his dog. He also teaches Kung Fu. He lives among dairy paddocks on the beautiful south coast of NSW, Australia with his wife and son. He’s the multi-award-winning author of several novels and around eighty short stories and novellas. So far. Read extracts from his novels, novellas, and find free short stories at his website – – or find him on Twitter @AlanBaxter and Facebook, and feel free to tell him what you think. About anything.

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By Alan Baxter

Steven Hines listened to the city and the city spoke. Cleveport told him she was sick. With his unnatural connection to her, that meant Hines was sick too.

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Crow Shine

By Alan Baxter

CROW SHINE Dark fantasy and horror stories by Alan Baxter Winner of the 2017 Australian Shadows Award for Best Collected Work; Finalist for the 2017 Aurealis Award for Best Collection; Finalist for the 2017 Ditmar Award for Best Collected Work. This is my first volume of collected short fiction.

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By Alan Baxter

Alex Caine, a fighter by trade, is drawn into a world he never knew existed — a world he wishes he’d never found. After a fight one night, an enigmatic Englishman, Patrick Welby, claims to know Alex’s secret. Welby shows Alex how to unleash a breathtaking realm of magic and power, drawing him along a mind-bending course beyond his control. And control is something Alex values above all else.

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