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The Parenticide Club

The Parenticide Club by Ambrose Bierce
By: (1842-1914?)

The Parenticide Club by Ambrose Bierce is a chilling collection of short stories that explores the darker side of human nature. Each story revolves around the theme of parents being murdered by their own children, and Bierce's writing style is both haunting and thought-provoking.

The stories are filled with suspense and intrigue, keeping readers on the edge of their seats as they uncover the twisted motivations behind the murders. Bierce's use of irony and symbolism adds depth to the narratives, forcing readers to confront uncomfortable truths about the nature of familial relationships.

While the subject matter of The Parenticide Club may be disturbing to some, Bierce's masterful storytelling makes it impossible to put the book down. Each story is expertly crafted, drawing readers in with its vivid imagery and compelling characters.

Overall, The Parenticide Club is a gripping and unsettling read that will leave a lasting impression on anyone brave enough to delve into its dark and twisted world. Highly recommended for fans of psychological thrillers and Gothic literature.

Book Description:

Ambrose Bierce (1842 – 1914?), best known as journalist, satirist and short story writer. Cynical in outlook, economical in style; Bierce vanished while an observer with Pancho Villa’s army.

Four grotesque short stories about murder within the family, seen through the gently innocent eyes of family members … usually the murderer himself.

  • My favorite murder (00:23)
  • Oil of Dog (20:13)
  • An Imperfect Conflagration (29:32)
  • The Hypnotist (37:14)

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Reviews (Rated: 5 Stars - 1 review)

Reviewer: - October 23, 2015
Subject: Memorable horror here!
I have listened to this recording several times and the content is still shocking. Peter has the perfect voice for Bierce's stories. Thank you for your awesome work!

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