Michael Clark books in order
Michael Clark is an American author of horror and psychological thrillers.
Originally from New Hampshire, the author actually lived in the house that served as the inspiration for his novel, The Patience of a Dead Man.
The barn on the property was home to a group of bats that would circle the rafters throughout the day, while a man-made grove was hidden deep within the nearby forest.
However, that’s all behind him now, as Clark currently lives in Massachusetts with his wife, Josi, and his dog Bubba.
Clark’s writing is known for his vividly drawn settings, well-crafted characters, and spine-chilling storylines, earning him critical acclaim from readers of the horror genre.
Genres: Horror, Psychological Thriller
- Hell on High (2023)
The Patience of a Dead Man
- The Patience of a Dead Man (2019)
- Dead Woman Scorned (2019)
- Anger is an Acid (2020)
- The Patience of a Dead Man: Complete (2020)
Detailed book overview
Spanning multiple countries and all terrains, Juliana’s journey takes the reader to the mouth of madness, and the furthest reaches of human endurance.
Prepare for adventure as Juliana, a nineteen-year-old Brazilian, finds herself forced to run from an occult overlord, leaving her sister in peril. Temporarily safe, Juliana works to save money for Vilma’s rescue—and along the way, meets Patrick, a rich-boy mountain climber with friends in high places.
Angus Addison wants to see his corporate flag on the summit of Mount Everest—carried there by the first woman in history—but the Himalayas are no joke. Failure could cost both sisters their lives.
Juliana weighs the risks and rewards—for even if she raises the cash, she still must figure a way to free Vilma from the same man she ran from—a man known to his disciples as The Farmer.
The Patience of a Dead Man
He just spent everything on a house in disrepair, but he didn’t know someone was waiting inside. Tim Russell just put his last dollar on a handyman’s dream; a quaint but dilapidated farmhouse in New Hampshire. Newly single after a messy divorce, his plan is to live in the house as he restores it for resale.
To his horror, as soon as the papers are signed and his work starts, ghosts begin to appear. A bone-white little boy. A woman covered in flies. Tim can’t afford to leave and lose it all, so he turns to his real estate agent Holly Burns to help him decide whether he has any shot at solving his haunted problem. Can they solve the mystery before he loses his investment…or maybe his life?
She's back, and they’ll regret what they’ve done.Mildred Wells had a miserable life that carried over to a lonesome death. In the end, they betrayed her--played her the fool.She was the last to know, but there's still time to catch up. She'll formulate her painful plan as they live their lives in blissful ignorance.With no more family, only vengeance drives her; in fact, it’s all she has anymore. She would rather have rested in peace, but for Mildred, dying isn't so easy.
Mildred has control…Tim and Holly, realizing they are helpless, are grateful when a stranger knocks on their door—but can he help? Andrew Vaughn, a haunted man, is on-scene, hoping to lend a hand—against his will.
Meanwhile, the “ghost story” is becoming national news and attracting attention that Tim can’t afford. Holly can’t stay in the house anymore and draws a line. Confidence is low, and pressure builds. Meanwhile, Mildred listens to almost everything they say. Is there any way around her anger? Or will they die in vain, as they desperately search for Tim’s daughters?
THE ENTIRE SERIES IN ONE VOLUME. It’s all here, from Mary to Mildred, and everything in between. Tim Russell bet his last dollar on a run-down farmhouse in New Hampshire--but had no idea when he did so that there were two hidden graves on his property. The house, he soon learns, is full of someone else’s family problems—and that family has been dead for over a century.