Dracul, by Dacre Stoker and J. D. Barker

Genre: Horror Publisher: Putnam Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? Dacre Stoker is a real-life descendant of Bram Stoker, the great-grandnephew of the author who penned Dracula, the book the introduced us to Count Dracula, arguable one of the most famous horror icons …

The Man In The Forest, by Michael Warriner

Genre: Horror Publisher: Darkwater Syndicate Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? Vincent Morales, his sister Mary, and his friend Tyler King are a trio that make up a popular yet eclectic musical group led by Vincent, a group renown for their concerts, which …

Tarot of Hate, by Antonio Simon, Jr.

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Darkwater Syndicate Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  David L. Felts Have you read this book? In Tarot of Hate, Antonio Simon, Jr., serves up a tasty smörgåsbord of eight horror tales, spanning sub-genres from the surreal to the too-real. Table of Contents Dogfaced Eve – a man trapped …

Slasher Sam, by Simon Petersen

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Darkwater Syndicate Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  David L. Felts Have you read this book? Slasher Sam, by Simon Petersen is a fun tongue-in-cheek take on the serial killer film subculture, primarily as it’s represented in late 70’s and early 80’s slasher movies. Peterson draws inspiration from a …

Dead of Winter, by Brian Moreland

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Samhain Published: 2012 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Dead of Winter, by Brain Moreland proved to be a real treat of me. Between liking horror more as Fall envelopes us and finding out Samhain Publishing has closed their doors, I dug …

The Wizards of Once, by Cressida Cowell

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  SJ Higbeee Have you read this book? Those of you who are regular visitors to this blog will know that I am continually banging on about how much I love the How To Train Your Dragon …

Night Terrors, by John A. Pitts

Genre: Horror Publisher: Wordfire Press Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: Jarla Tangh Have you read this book? Wanna follow around a lesbian female bad–ass with only slightly more social skills than Lisbeth Salander of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo fame? Hey! I know it’s a different genre and there …

The Raping of Ava DeSantis, by Mylo Carbia

Genre: Horror Publisher: Rockefeller Publishing Group Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? The Raping of Ava DeSantis, by Mylo Carbia, is a horror novel set in contemporary times. There is not a drop of supernatural in this one. It could be labeled thriller, …

Low Noon, edited by David B. Riley

Genre: Horror Publisher: Science Fiction Trails Published: 2012 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Low Noon is a horror anthology set in the Weird Wild West and is edited by David A. Riley. I guess I am going through an anthology reading phase or perhaps …

Mutant Mantis Lunch Ladies! by Bruce Hale

Genre: YA Horror Publisher: Disney Hyperion Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? It’s hard to read books like this as an adult. Although some might consider Juvenile and Young Adult as synonymous, I don’t. I see young adult as my 15 or 16 and up. This more appropriately …

Shadows and Teeth, edited by R. Perez De Pereda

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Darkwater Syndicate Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Shadows and Teeth was edited by R. Perez De Pereda or at least I think it was. It actually isn’t clear. But I won’t this against Darkwater Syndicate because this is an …

The Haunting of Blackwood House, by Darcy Coates

Genre: Horror Publisher: Night Owl Books Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Amy Romine Have you read this book? Could you survive a week in a haunted house? Mara is the daughter of spiritualists. Her childhood was filled with seances, scam mediums and talk of ghostly presences. When Mara …

The Haunting of Blackwood House by Darcy Coates

Genre: Horror Publisher: Black Owl Books Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Amy Romine Have you read this book? Could you survive a week in a haunted house? Mara is the daughter of spiritualists. Her childhood was filled with séances, scam mediums and talk of ghostly presences. When Mara finally left …

Wrathbone and Other Tales, by Jason Parent

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Comet Press Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David L. Felts Have you read this book? Wrathbone and Other Stories, by Jason Parent is a quick and very enjoyable read. It’s comprised of five tales. The title piece, Wrathbone, is a novella length period piece …

Ayahuasca, by Jonathan Huls

Genre: Horror Publisher: Duvinchi Media Group Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:   Book Review by David L. Felts Have you read this book? I’ve ostensibly categorized Ayahuasca, by Jonathan Huls, as horror, but it’s horror in the same sense that Silence of the Lambs is horror. That is to say there …

Survival Ties, by Trisha Leazier

Genre: Zombies Publisher: Body Count Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Survival Ties by Trisha Leazier is a recently released Zombie Apocalypse novel, which I would also add is written for the Young Adult crowd. If you have a young daughter …

Serenity Lost, by Amy Romine

Genre: Thriller/Suspense Publisher: eXtasybooks Published: 2010 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Serenity Lost, by Amy Romine, may be labeled a Romantic Suspense novel or perhaps even a Crime Drama, but in many ways it’s also only a few notches below a full …

I Am Legend, by Richard Matheson

Genre: Horror Publisher: Tor Published: 1954 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? By night, Robert Neville barricades himself in his home, drinking whiskey and turning up the music to drown out the sound of vampires calling to him from outside. By day, Neville checks …

100 Jolts, by Michael A. Arnzen

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Raw Dog Screaming Press Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? There may not be a more appropriately named book to come out this year – – or any other, for that matter — than Michael Arnzen’s 100 JOLTS. …