Every House is Haunted is an above-average short fiction collection, especially noteworthy as a debut.
I've known him since we were both published together in Bound for Evil back in 2008, and we both did our first ever book signing at that year's Readercon.
It's like he only goes so far to develop the scene and when whatever point he is making seems developed enough he just ends it.
Many of the 22 short stories in Every House is Haunted, the debut collection by Ian Rogers, feel connected. Read morePublished 17 months ago by M. Griffin
A wide birth of short stories exploring the paranormal. Not limited to ghosts, the scope expands to include oddities in nature, witchcraft, and more. Read morePublished 17 months ago by tk
I liked this book because it was a collection of short stories. With "horror" stories, there's always the risk of making it look like padding, losing the thread of the story,... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Jennifer L. Irving
I really liked these stories and feel that Ian Rogers has a fantastic imagination for the eerie. His writing is strong and a clear voice emerges in all his stories. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Design321
Ian Rogers must love Shirley Jackson, for his stories are often like hers, gentle on the surface, but with a knife thrust from below. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Terry Weyna
My opinion: Although, Rankin clearly demonstrates that he is a master of the short story in his development and layout, the stories left me kind of cold. Read morePublished 22 months ago by N. Blackburn
A terrific collection.
If you are looking for a spooky read this fall season, look no further than EVERY HOUSE IS HAUNTED!