A homeless man trapped in a hell of his own making finds a reason to hope in "Redemption Song." A camping trip turns into a race for survival after the discovery of a bizarre artifact in "The Taking of Michael McConnolly." A man begins to question his sanity as patrons at a cafe begin to vanish one by one in "Charlie's Lunch." Over two dozen exceptional tales of terror from one of the emerging voices in the genre. "The Taking of Michael McConnolly" was named an Honorable Mention by Ellen Datlow's Best Horror of the Year.