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Thrills, suspense, horror, and longing. Fiction from L.C. Marino.


Author of suspense, horror, thrillers, and longing. Find my serial fiction here before it's in print. Author of BURY THE CHILD (novella, released Sep 2023) and BURN THE GIRLS (debut novel, released March 2024).