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Blood Daughter

Blood Daughter

A Short Horror Story

Come Join Us By The Fire, Volume 2 (Volume 12)

Matt Lyons; read by Fajer Al-Kaisi

Tor Nightfire


Digital Audio


Tor Nightfire


On Sale: 03/02/2021

ISBN: 9781250812773


A father at the end of his rope finds a disturbing way to keep custody of his child.

"Blood Daughter" by Matthew Lyons is one of 18 short horror stories in Nightfire's audio anthology. Come Join Us by the Fire Season 2 is the second installment of Nightfire's audio horror anthology, featuring a wide collection of short stories from emerging voices in the horror genre as well as longtime fan favorites. The collection showcases the breadth of talent writing in the horror genre today, with contributions from a wide range of genre luminaries like Seanan McGuire, T. Kingfisher, and Caitlín R. Kiernan; it includes stories from Nightfire’s own Cassandra Khaw (Nothing But Blackened Teeth) and Silvia Moreno-Garcia (Certain Dark Things); and from rising stars like Nibedita Sen, Matthew Lyons, and Jessica Guess. Plus, it has Nick Antosca’s “The Quiet Boy,” soon to be a major motion picture, Antlers, starring Keri Russell.

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Matt Lyons; read by Fajer Al-Kaisi

Matthew Lyons is the author of the novel The Night Will Find Us, as well as over three dozen short stories, appearing in the 2018 edition of Best American Short Stories (edited by Roxane Gay) and more. Born in Colorado, he lives in Denver with his wife and their cat.