Shoebox Train Wreck by John Mantooth
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A former train conductor must confront the ghosts of his past while learning that it’s not the dead that haunt the living, but the other way around. From Shoebox Train Wreck, this short story is one in a collection of sixteen genre-bending tales set against a backdrop of sudden violence and profound regret, and populated by characters whose circumstances and longings drive them to the point of no return . . . and sometimes even further.

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About John Mantooth

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John Mantooth is an award-winning author whose short stories have been recognized in numerous year’s best anthologies. His short fiction has been published in Fantasy Magazine, Crime Factory, Thuglit, and the Bram Stoker Award-winning anthology, Haunted Legends (Tor, 2010), among others.
Published April 2, 2013 by ChiZine. 25 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Horror, Crime. Fiction

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