Book Review Archive

Mostly horror, with some thriller, fantasy and science fiction sprinkled in.


Abode by Morgan Sylvia (3★)

Abyss by Darren Gallagher (3★)

Aetherchrist by Kirk Jones (1★)

Awesome, The, by Eva Darrows (3★)


Between, The, by Tananarive Due (4★)

Blood Lights, The, by Elaine Pascale (3★)

Blood Moon by Graeme Reynolds (#3 High Moor Trilogy, 5★)

Blood Song by Cat Adams (#1 Blood Singer Series, 1★)

Bound to Shadows by Keri Arthur (#8 Riley Jenson Guardian Series, 2★)

Breathe. Breathe. by Erin Sweet Al-Mehairi (4★)

Broken Heart by Tammy Faith (2★)

Broken Shells by Michael Patrick Hicks (4★)

Butterfly Garden, The, by Dot Hutchison (4★)


Call Drops by John F. Leonard (4★)

Camp Arcanum by Josef Matulich (2★)

Carrie by Stephen King (4★)

Cats Like Cream by Renee Miller (4★)

Children of No One by Nicole Cushing (4★)

Chosen by Benedict Jacka (#4 Alex Verus Series, 4★)

Communion by Steve Stred (4★)

Creature by Hunter Shea (4★)


Dance In Blood Velvet, A, by Freda Warrington (#2 Blood Wine Series, 3★)

Dark Game, The, by Jonathan Janz (4★)

Dark Matter by Michelle Paver (5★)

Dark Space by Kevis Hendrickson (#2 Rogue Hunter Series, 4★)

Darkest Hours by Mike Thorn (3★)

Darkest Torment, The, by Gena Showalter (#12 Lords of the Underworld Series, 1★)

Devil Crept In, The, by Ania Ahlborn (4★)

Devil’s Work, The, by Mark Edwards (3★)

Devoured, The, by Curtis M. Lawson (4★)

Disappearance at Devil’s Rock by Paul Tremblay (2★)

Doggem by John F Leonard (3★)

Doorbells at Dusk by Various (4★)


Erinyes by George Saoulidis (1★)


Faithful, The, by Matt Hayward (4★)

Fallen Kind Vol I: Ghosts Of Nunchi, The, by M. Almelk (2★)

Familiar Spirits by Various (4★)

Forgotten Island, The, by David Sodergren (4★)


Gathering of Crows, A, by Brian Keene (3★)

Geek Love by Katherine Dunn (5★)

Ghost Tree, The, by Christina Henry (4★)

Girl Next Door, The, by Jack Ketchum (5★)


Hammers on Bone by Cassandra Khaw (#1 Persons Non Grata Series, 4★)

Haunting of Henderson Close, The, by Catherine Cavendish (3★)

Haunting of Hope House, The, by Astrid Addams (1★)

Head Full of Ghosts, A, by Paul Tremblay (4★)

Hidden by Benedict Jacka (#5 Alex Verus Series, 3★)

Hidden People, The, by Alison Littlewood (2★)

House by the Cemetery, The, by John Everson (3★)

House of Fallen Trees by Gina Ranalli (2★)


Immortown by Lily Markova (4★)

Inquest by Kevis Hendrickson (#1 Rogue Hunter Series, 4★)

Into the Drowning Deep by Mira Grant (3★)

Isle, The, by John C. Foster (3★)


John Dies at the End by David Wong (John Dies at the End Trilogy, 5★)


Kill Creek by Scott Thomas (4★)

Kinfolk by Matt Kurtz (4★)

Kinfolk by Matt Kurtz (4★)


Last Astronaut, The, by David Wellington (4★)

Little Black Spots by John F.D. Taff (4★)

Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter by C.A. Verstraete (3★)

Lockdown by Alexander Gordon Smith (#1 Escape from Furnace Series, 3★)

Look Behind You by Sibel Hodge (2★)


Magic Cottage, The, by James Herbert (5★)

Mongrel, The, by Seán O’Connor (3★)

Monstre: Volume One by Duncan Swan (4★)

Moonstruck by Graeme Reynolds (#2 High Moor Trilogy, 5★)

Moon Sworn by Keri Arthur (#9 Riley Jenson Guardian Series, 4★)

Moor, The, by Sam Haysom (4★)

Morium by S.J. Hermann (#1 Morium Trilogy, 3★)

Mouth of the Dark, The, by Tim Waggoner (4★)

My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix (4★)


Needful Things by Stephen King (4★)

Nightmare Girl, The, by Jonathan Janz (4★)

Nightmare Room, The, by Chris Sorensen (#1 The Messy Man Trilogy, 3★)

Night Shift by Robin Triggs (3★)

Night Shoot by David Sodergren (4★)

NOS4R2 by Joe Hill (5★)



Parasite Positive by Scott Westerfeld (#1 Peeps Series, 3★)

Preta’s Realm: The Haunting by J. Thorn (#1 The Hidden Evil Trilogy, 2★)

Providence by Caroline Kepnes (4★)



Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (2★)

Resurrectionists, The, by Michael Patrick Hicks (5★)

Rift, The, by R.J. Clark (4★)

Ritual by Steve Stred (4★)

Ritual, The, by Adam Nevill (4★)

Rust Maidens, The, by Gwendolyn Kiste (5★)


Sadist’s Bible, The, by Nicole Cushing (4★)

Savage Species by Jonathan Janz (3★)

Scent of Shadows, The, by Vicki Pettersson (#1 Signs of the Zodiac, 3★)

Sea Was a Fair Master, The, by Calvin Demmer (4★)

Shatter Point, The, by Jon O’Bergh (3★)

Shutter by Courtney Alameda (3★)

Siren and The Specter, The, by Jonathan Janz (2★)

Slay: Stories of the Vampire Noire by Nicole Givens Kurtz (4★)

Solitary by Alexander Gordon Smith (#2 Escape from Furnace Series, 3★)

Somebody Come and Play by Clare McNally (3★)

Something Borrowed, Something Blood-Soaked by Christa Carmen (4★)

Something Down There by Nancy Widrew (2★)

Sorrows, The, by Jonathan Janz (3★)

Splatterpunk Fighting Back by MULTIPLE (4★)

Stephen by Amy Cross (3★)

Storm Glass by Maria V. Snyder (#4 Chronicles of Ixia Series, 3★)

Stranded by Renee Miller (3★)

Suspended in Dusk II by Simon Dewar (4★)


Taste of Blood Wine, A, by Freda Warrington (#1 Blood Wine Series, 4★)

Taste of Night, The, by Vicki Pettersson (#2 Signs of the Zodiac Series, 2★)

Terminal by Michaelbrent Collings (4★)

Think Yourself Lucky by Ramsey Campbell (2★)

Thirteen Days by Sunset Beach by Ramsey Campbell (3★)

Toy Thief, The, by D.W. Gillespie (2★)

Tracker, The, by John Hunt (3★)



Victoria by Jason Parent (3★)

Violet Eyes by John Everson (3★)


Weeping Season by Seán O’Connor (4★)

What Hides Within by Jason Parent (4★)

Wild Blood by Nancy A. Collins (2★)

Will Haunt You by Brian Kirk (3★)

Window, The, by Glenn Rolfe (3★)

Winter People, The, by Jennifer McMahon (3★)

Woom by Duncan Ralston (4★)

Wrath of the Ancients by Catherine Cavendish (Nemesis of the Gods Trilogy, 3★)



Year of the Witching, The, by Alexis Henderson (3★)


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