Book Review: Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink

Title: Welcome to Night Vale Author: Joseph Fink Genre: Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Science Fiction, Humor Publisher: Harer Perennial Published: October 20, 2015 Page Amount: 421 pages Goodreads Summary: Night Vale is a small desert town where all the conspiracy theories you’ve ever heard are actually true. It is here that the lives of two women, with…

What’s on my TBR?

In lieu of my book review this week, I’m going to tell you a bit about the books I’ve downloaded onto my Kindle for prime reading activity. In case you’re wondering… I’ve read no books this past weeks. Lather on the shame (actually don’t – I’ve just been insanely busy). Below are all the books…

Book Review: London Falling by Paul Cornell

Title: London Falling (Shadow Police #1) Author: Paul Cornell Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Mystery, Horror, Fiction, Crime, Paranormal Publisher: Tor Fantasy Published: February 25, 2014 Page Amount: 432 pages Goodreads Summary:The dark is rising …Detective Inspector James Quill is about to complete the drugs bust of his career. Then his prize suspect Rob Toshack is murdered in custody. Furious,…

Book Review: We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

Title: We Have Always Lived in the Castle Author: Shirley Jackson Genre: Horror, Classics, Fiction, Gothic, Mystery Publisher: Penguin Classics Published: 1962 Page Amount: 160 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Merricat Blackwood lives on the family estate with her sister Constance and her Uncle Julian. Not long ago there were seven Blackwoods—until a fatal dose of arsenic found its way into the…

Book Review: The Devil on the Staircase by Joe Hill

Title: The Devil on the Staircase Author: Joe Hill Genre: Short Story, Horror Publisher: Published in Stories: All New Tales (William Morrow) Published: June 15, 2010 Page Amount: (?) Blurb From Goodreads (Dark Tome): Joe Hill introduces us to Cassie, who is forced to read books to Mr. Gussy – an old crank who runs a bookshop of the strange and the…

Book Review: The Fireman by Joe Hill

Title: The Fireman Author: Joe Hill Genre: Horror, Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Thriller, Post Apocolyptic Publisher: William Morrow Published: May 17, 2016 Page Amount: 747 pages Blurb From Goodreads: No one knows exactly when it began or where it originated. A terrifying new plague is spreading like wildfire across the country, striking cities one by one: Boston, Detroit, Seattle….

Book Review: Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt

Title: Hex Author: Thomas Olde Heuvelt and Translated by Nancy Forest-Flier Genre: Horror, Fantasy, Fiction, Paranormal, Thriller Publisher: Tor Published: April 26, 2016 Page Amount: 384 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Welcome to Black Spring, the seemingly picturesque Hudson Valley town haunted by the Black Rock Witch, a 17th century woman whose eyes and mouth are sewn shut. Muzzled, she…

Book Review: Red Queen by Christina Henry

Title: Red Queen Author: Christina Henry Genre: Fantasy, Fairy Tales, Horror, Retellings, Adult, Fiction Publisher: Ace Published: July 12, 2016 Page Amount: 291 pages Blurb From Goodreads: The land outside of the Old City was supposed to be green, lush, hopeful. A place where Alice could finally rest, no longer the plaything of the Rabbit, the pawn of Cheshire, or…

Book Review: John Dies at the End by David Wong

Title: John Dies At The End Author: David Wong Genre: Horror, Fiction, Humor, Fantasy, Science Fiction Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Published: December 24, 2012 Page Amount: 466 pages Blurb From Goodreads: STOP. You should not have touched this book with your bare hands. NO, don’t put it down. It’s too late. They’re watching you. My name is David Wong. My best friend is…

Book Review: North American Lake Monsters: Stories by Nathan Ballingrud

Title: North American Lake Monsters: Stories Author: Nathan Ballingrud Genre: Short Stories, Horror, Fiction, Fantasy, Weird Fiction, Magical Realism, Anthologies, Supernatural, Literary Fiction Publisher: Small Beer Press Published: July 16, 2013 Page Amount: 300 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Nathan Ballingrud’s Shirley Jackson Award winning debut collection is a shattering and luminous experience not to be missed…

Book Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Title: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (#1) Author: Ransom Riggs Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Fiction, Paranormal, Mystery, Horror, Historical Fiction, Supernatural, Time Travel Publisher: Quirk Published: June 7, 2011 Page Amount: 352 pages Blurb From Goodreads: A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of curious photographs. A horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a…

Book Review: Zone One by Colson Whitehead

Title: Zone One Author: Colson Whitehead Genre: Fiction, Horror, Zombies, Science Fiction, Dystopia, Fantasy, Literary Fiction, Novels Publisher: Doubleday Published: October 9,2011 Page Amount: 259 pages Blurb From Goodreads: In this wry take on the post-apocalyptic horror novel, a pandemic has devastated the planet. The plague has sorted humanity into two types: the uninfected and the…