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Set in a small, somewhat geographically secluded town in the Midwest, the blue collar people of Coal Ridge are friendly and laid back, enjoying block parties, gossip, and the simple joys that come with being a close knit community. Because everyone knows everyone else, secrets are hard to keep, but some are so well hidden that they’ve been forgotten. These are a series of short stories that explore a supernatural awakening that tests the bonds of family and community.

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#1 The Stadium
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#2 Reflections
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#3 They Must Play
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#4 The Cage
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#5 Voices
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#6 Treasure Mine
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#7 Marjorie
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#8 Under the Bed
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#9 The Investigator
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#10 Inside Voice
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#11 Elizabeth
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#12 The Curmudgeon
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#13 Happy Wednesday
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#14 Kick the Can
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#15 Unforgivable
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#16 The Festival
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#17 No Place Safe
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#18 Road Rage
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#19 Runaway
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#20 No Way Out
#21 I Dare You
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#22 Mirrors
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#23 Animal Control
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#24 Gladys and her Dog
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#25 Escalation
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#26 Playtime is Over
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#27 Escape Plan