Merrick, NY Author Publishes Horror Novel

June 30, 2017 (PRLEAP.COM) Entertainment News
June 30, 2017 - Something Cruel, a new book by Ashan Dias, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc.

Four freshmen are ready for their first semester at Wheaton College. But before Aidan, Sarah, James, and Gianna can get settled in, a former student is murdered on campus - and Sarah was the last person to see her alive. The murder is just one of several committed against recent Wheaton students, leaving many to wonder if a serial killer is on the loose or if something more supernatural and sinister is at work.

As the mystery begins to unravel, more and more secrets begin to come out - but will it be too late?

Author Ashan Dias brings his years of work in paranormal studies together with a lifetime of writing to tell a dark, suspenseful tale that will have readers wondering what could possibly happen next.

About the Author:
Ashan Dias began believing that there is a world beyond the grave after witnessing an exorcism as a nine-year-old in his native Sri Lanka. This experience led to an interest in supernatural topics, such as demonology, paranormal investigating, and ghost hunting, and has influenced much of his writing. He currently lives in Merrick, New York.

Something Cruel is a 166-page hardcover with a retail price of $15.00. The ISBN is 978-1-4809-3701-7. It was published by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information, or to request a review copy, please go to our virtual pressroom at or our online bookstore at

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