The pick of a nightmare crop of darkly devilish stories of the past year, selected with fiendish care from the masters of horror.

Contents:

• Introduction
• Pages from a Young Girl's Journal by Robert Aickman
• The Long-Term Residents by Kit Pedler
• The Mirror from Antiquity by Susanna Bates
• Like Two White Spiders by Eddy C. Bertin
• The Old Horns by Ramsey Campbell
• Haggopian by Brian Lumley
• The Recompensing of Albano Pizar by Basil Copper
• Were-Creature by Kenneth Pembrooke
• Events at Poroth Farm by T. E. D. Klein