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The Red Girl

The Red Girl is a great mix of horror and mystery while maintaining a gripping storyline that didn't become overdone or too unbelievable. I loved the premise...a group of friends become reunited due to their respective heartbreak after thei...

5 Stars

The Inheritance

This is one of the most imaginative and captivating stories I have read in a long time. There is mystery, adventure and more than enough twists that I became caught up in Theodore Baker’s life, and could not tear myself away until I reached...

5 Stars

Creepy Crawlers - An Anthology of Spine-Tingling Terror

I was expecting a book of creepy bug stories, instead what I got was a group of stories that do their best to explore the worst of the human psyche, without needing a degree in psychology to understand the point. There were some stories tha...

4 Stars

The Mensch With No Name - Merkabah Rider, #2

This is the second collection of the Merkabah Rider series. It is another dusty trails western that wanders into the realm of the fantastic. If you like your westerns to be pure unadulterated shoot ‘em ups then you might not enjoy this. But...

4 Stars

Nightmare City

One word describes this novel to a T: wow. A non-stop roller coaster ride of pure horror from beginning to end, Nightmare City tells the story of three uniquely gifted triplet brothers, Robert, Peter, and Gabriel. Robert is the responsible...

4 Stars

Vamplayers

Being a teenager is never easy. Being a teenager forever and having to save the world from vampire infestations is infinitely harder. Lily Fielding happens to know this first hand. After being attacked by vampires, she is inducted into the...

5 Stars

House of Sighs

House of Sighs starts by introducing us to a variety of people and their problems. These people assemble on a bus. What they don't know is that a madwoman is driving. High on PCP, she's taking a trip into madness while simultaneously feelin...

3 Stars

Judgement of Souls

JUDGEMENT OF SOULS is a dark paranormal in the tradition of Anne Rice and Stephen King. New author Margarita Felices has a way with words that results in characters so vividly drawn, you expect them to leap out of the pages. The pacing is e...

4 Stars

Dark Inspiration

I was extremely impressed by Mr. James’ debut novel and I can honestly say that I loved the story so much that I’m eagerly waiting to read more from him. He carefully and very intricately wove his storyline to have elements of mystery and s...

5 Stars

Eve Eden vs. the Zombie Horde - Bedeviled, #1

Twin Forrest has its secrets and apparently they are so well kept that even one of its very own, Eve Eden, is clueless about what goes on. There has always been something odd about Eve, but if her friends, family, enemies, and even she thou...

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Angel Board

David tried to commit suicide, but was stopped by his guardian angel and his girlfriend coming home. David’s mother gives him an Angel Board for Christmas, so he can talk to his guardian angel. David’s sister Amber objects to the Angel Boar...

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Obsession

Ramsey Campbell does it again with a tale of horror and regret in which a group of friends all make a pact with the devil through a chain letter in order to have their dreams come true, but with horrifying consequences. The rest of the nove...

4 Stars

The Ritual

The Ritual drew me in before opening the first page. I read the synopsis and thought, Oh, horror, I want it! The cover of this book intrigued me and set the tone for the story to come. Adam Nevill captured my attention in chapter one and ke...

5 Stars

Girl Blue

Girl Blue is the story of Jeremy Copper, a world renowned sculptor and his goal to produce his most illustrious, perfect piece out of a specific type of blue granite. It is infinitely more than that. It is also the story of the demons Jerem...

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Just Shadows

When I originally started reading Just Shadows, I believed it to be a full novel. I was not aware it was a collection of short stories or even novellas until well into the first chapter. While well written and easy to read, the stories them...

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Dark Companions

This is a re-released collection of fabulously dark and creepy short stories by British horror author, Ramsey Campbell. "Out of Copyright" features an anthology editor who cuts costs by using stories out of copyright protection to avoid hav...

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The Seven Days of Cain

Andy Bentley is a photographer and failed writer who works in the family-owned photography business. Claire, his wife, is a social worker. Andy and Claire are incredibly close but are struggling to start a family. After going through fertil...

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Vintage Vampire Stories

This collection features vampire stories ranging from the mid1800's to the very early part of the 1900's, many of which haven't been printed for over a century. These are the original vampires, pale and lean, ugly yet compelling, those earl...

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  • Authors: Robert Eighteen-Bisang, Richard Dalby
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Horror, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing

The Lamplighters

Ironically, the title and cover of this book drew me immediately in. And it didn't disappoint. Much like the promise of a dream job on a Mediterranean Island Marla drew me in. An unsuspecting young woman with a bleak, lonely life, Marla is...

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A Field Guide To Demons, Vampires, Fallen Angels and Other Subversive Spirits

This is a different type of book. It is exactly what it says it is though, a field guide. As you open this book, you will notice a very large table of contents. It's over 4 pages long! Don't panic because the first section is an introductio...

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In My Dreams

Liz is psychic, garnering the ability to have prophetic dreams of death. When her boyfriend Michael is late picking her up the night of their anniversary, she dreams of him taking her someplace and begging her to remember him always. To rem...

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Forest of Shadows

John Backman wins the lottery on the night his wife dies. Instead of going crazy with the money, he retires from a job he hates and uses the money to cover the living expenses for himself and his young daughter, Jessica. However, because Jo...

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Monsters of Myth

Our favorite monsters (and some lesser known) are brought back for a visit. Brenna Lyons steps out of her usual style of writing with enjoyable results. You get a different take on Frankenstein's monster to gremlins. If you are looking for...

4 Stars

Dead of Winter

Dead of Winter is a very well done horror with believable plot twists. You feel loss, betrayal and see redemption. The main characters are those that have lost the groundings of their lives, usually through the actions of others. These are...

4 Stars

Ancient Images

Ramsey Campbell's Ancient Images is a horror story that draws you in with secrets. You have secrets about a film that doesn't exist, or does it? Horror films have been censored and a family curse is in the mix. The family doesn't really kno...

4 Stars

Borealis

Charlie Mears and his crabbing crew are working in the Bering Sea, when they see an impossible sight: a young, naked woman on an iceberg. She collapses, as she should in the freezing temperatures, and Charlie risks his life to save her. Onc...

4 Stars

Harrigan's Price

Beautiful! Horrifically beautiful! Although there were only six pages, those six pages held a library of feeling and emotion. I couldn't help but gasp at the ending as my heart sank, as realization smacked me hard on the forehead! I won't g...

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Obsessed

I don't know if "liking" Obsessed is the right word, but it fits as far as it goes. A portion of that feeling stems from the fact that I am picky with the horror I read and pickier still with what would stay on my "keeper" shelf. Obsessed f...

5 Stars

Those Across the River

Frank Nichols has inherited a house in Whitbrow, a tiny town in Georgia. With his academic life in shambles after falling in love with a fellow professor's wife, he and said professor's former wife, Eudora, decide to move to Whitbrow for Fr...

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  • Author: Christopher Buehlman
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Horror, Supernatural
  • Publisher: ACE

Rules for the Care and Feeding of Tiffany

Tiffany, Everett-and-Joyce's beloved daughter is in a vegetative state after a bout with meningitis. When it becomes apparent she can read her parents thoughts and is feeding them back to them via their electronic devices, Everett and Tiffa...

4 Stars

Bug Island

When a cruise ship hits an underwater mine and explodes near an island that appeared from no where off the coast of South America, a handful of survivors scurry about on the beach looking for loved ones and other living people. They have so...

4 Stars

Special Charter

This was a very well done story. Well enough done that I started to look for more work by Chris Bauer. Only to find that there is only 1 other piece out there and it is another short. This was very well written and exactly the right length....

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Warm Bodies - A Novel

R is a zombie, existing only to eat human flesh, but that changes when he eats the brain of a young man named Perry. He starts to gain Perry's memories, including his love and protective feelings for Julie. While protecting Julie from the o...

5 Stars

The Cain Letters

The Vampire Code.Eat to live, Not Live to Eat, Be Shadows of the night, Be One with the Darkness and Never Let in the Light. When I first started to read the "The Cain Letters" I wasn't sure if I'd made the right choice to review it.it begi...

4 Stars

The Cain Letters

Alexandra Glade is a vampire hunter. She and her team, the Berith Lochem, are very good at the job. Marcus Brennan is someone that discovered a book but, it's a dangerous book and there are others out there that want it desperately since th...

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Gore Orphanage Road

Alexis Duncan and her family check out a house on Gore Orphanage Road that is in desperate need of repair. As they are walking around, Alexis immediately senses that something is seriously wrong with the house. From feeling an icy cold blas...

4 Stars

The Ghost Hunter

The Ghost Hunter is hired by the town residents to see if any spirits haunt the ugly, worn-down mansion on the edge of town. When the Ghost Hunter arrives to check things out, he gets to meet the lord of the mansion who's an elderly, sick m...

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Reflection

We've all had someone who we had to work with but we couldn't stand. Someone who seemed to be more favored at work but was a complete jerk when the bosses weren't around. Corey deals with that same problem. The problem is named Duncan and C...

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Motor City Wolf

Two of the Wayne County Firebirds, a troop of feisty girls who go by boy's names, are out selling cookies, a typical scout pastime, only to discover a dead body and very active werewolf. When Len (Lenora) and Carl (Carol) return to their cl...

3 Stars

Because I Could

Psychic powers have always fascinated me. What if I could read others' thought? What if I could move objects with my mind? What would I do if I had psychic abilities? I know I'm not the only person who has thought about such things. I think...

4 Stars

Tales from the Uprising

“Tales from the Uprising” by Christopher c. Newman is a collections of ghastly tales set during the zombie uprising from the novel “Uprising”. The novella documents individual tales of terror and pandemonium as the c...

5 Stars

A Vampire in Whitechapel

Victorian London. Abel, a vampire, walks the streets of Victorian London in search of his next meal. Soon, he discovers he’s not the only blood-thirsty creature haunting the bleak streets. Jack the Ripper is in full force, mutilating...

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Zombiesque

DAW anthology collections draw some criticism because they're usually just average in terms of overall talent and enjoyment. Even when 'big names' in certain genre fields have a story involved, readers tend to believe it's not their 'best'...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Stephen L. Antczak, James C. Bassett, Martin H. Greenberg
  • Review by: Lexile
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Horror, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

Uprising

"Uprising" by Christopher Newman is a tantalizing novel of apocalyptic proportions spanning the chaos and ensuing pandemonium that gripes the city of Youngstown located in the heartland of the United States. Wow, I thought the pre...

5 Stars

Blob and the Sous-Chef and Other Stories

This is a collection of odd, creepy, and interesting horror short stories. With aliens, vampires, a literary bent serial killer, and a little boy with a big appetite, this collection has something for everyone, that is, something that will...

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World of Ash

Jax and Stu must journey through a landscape covered by a volcanic ash cloud. For Jax, it is a testament of his loyalty to his employer that he undertakes the dangerous task. Stu would rather forego the experience but is shamed into proceed...

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The Taint

Dimitris Spiridakis, a lawyer, is having trouble remembering things. He knows he'd gone out with co-workers one night after work, enjoying drinks at a bar and flirted with women just to keep up appearances. He knows he was on his way home t...

3 Stars

The Velvet Choker

Disturbing......I now know what Paranormal Horror Romance is...Disturbing. In Selena Kitt's novel, "The Velvet Choker," Lydia gets a cleaning job in Mr. Kauffman's home. Mr. Kauffman just happens to be a collector of beautiful thi...

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The Book of the Living Dead

First off WOW~! I love this book~! John Richard Stephens Edited this it.... The book of the living dead has 8sections..... 8 stories... one John explains Vampires, Zombies, Mummies and Other Reanimated Corpses, and there is a Bibliography a...

5 Stars

Beyond Exile - Day by Day Armageddon, #2

I went into Beyond Exile with slightly misleading information--its written journal style (its a guy, so I don't think we can call it a 'diary') and chock full of military terms, euphemisms and well...military stuff. Having grown up military...

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