In The Realm Of Carnal Horror is a 2019 sci-fi - horror novel by Asi Hart.
Peter receives a massive inheritance from his father. He's still alive, but hiding from his friends.
All Peter needs to do is to go to Canada and have a party and sign some papers.
How hard can it be?
Tropes in this novel include:
- The Alleged Car: Peter's Mercedes Benz.
- And Show It to You: Anna Nimity does this a lot.
- Ax-Crazy: Dr. Jarvie
- Blood Lust: Anna Nimity shows signs of this.
- Bloody Horror
- Break the Cutie: what happens to Peter.
- Buried Alive
- Cold-Blooded Torture
- Cool Car: Henry's recreation Buick Electra is this.
- Cruel and Unusual Death: how the paté; is made.
- Diamonds in the Buff: Perkin's maids wear high heels and a velvet choker.
- Dream Sequence: "Sea of Red"
- Drives Like Crazy: Henry is introduced doing this.
- For the Evulz: the actions of Dr. Jarvie and Anna Nimity are motivated by this.
- Genius Bonus: Nemecko's treatment of the escaped girls.
- How We Got Here: the story starts with Peter fleeing the country with his luggage full of cash.
- I'm a Humanitarian
- Industrialized Evil
- Innocent Fanservice Girl: all members of the herd are this.
- It Amused Me
- Knife Nut: Nemecko
- Mad Doctor: Dr. Jarvie
- Meganekko: Claire
- Mohs Scale of Science Fiction Hardness: 5.5, most of the technology in the story is within reach today, but isn't used for economic and ethical reasons.
- Naked First Impression: when members of the herd are presented to their owners.
- Nausea Fuel
- Nightmare Fuel
- No Nudity Taboo: the herd are raised without such ideas of modesty.
- People Farms: of the free range variety.
- Punny Name: Anna Nimity. Get it?
- Raven Hair, Ivory Skin: Anna Nimity
- Sadist: Dr. Jarvie and Anna Nimity are this.
- The Secret of Long Pork Pies: Happy Kitten Catfood
- Shout-Out: Shakespeare, Roger Whittaker, Star Wars. Chess thinking, by Pandolfini.
- Skinny Dipping: the herd do this all the time.
- Splatter Horror: Anna's little floor show is just the start of it.
- Theme Naming: Anand, Karpov, Fischer and Gilfer. Genius Bonus.
- 20 Minutes into the Future: set in 2105.
- Would Hit a Girl