Gary Fry’s first new collection in five years, The Death of Boys contains three previously unpublished stories – Zappers, CAT-B, and The House of the Rising Son.
Gary Fry has a first-class degree and a PhD in psychology, though his first love is literature. He lives in Dracula’s Whitby, and has been writing seriously for about 15 years, despite dabbling with prose since his teens.The Death of Boys is available now and can be purchased from
When Harry Topper was twelve years old, his father had burned off his genitals with a bunsen burner. The older man had been a scientist, living and conducting experiments in this old house near Otley. His family, a son and a wife, had always suffered from his volatile temperament.
From The House of the Rising Son