You’re invited to spend the night in The Usher Institute for the Study of Criminal Psychopathology. In POED, the clinic’s director takes the reader inside a contemporary version of Edgar Allan Poe’s dark and twisted world. The Usher, an exclusive clinic housing the most heinous killers in New York City, prides itself on burying the deadliest secrets of the city’s most prominent families.

This original Gothic tale of horror is an homage to some of Poe’s most famous stories including —The Cask of Amontillado, The Black Cat, The Oval Portrait and more.