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. …

Sleep Disorder, by Jack Ketchum, Edward Lee

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Gauntlet Press Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? “A Jack Ketchum/Edward Lee collaboration.” A phrase sure to send a thrill of excitement down the spine of any avid fan of “extreme” horror literature. After all, these are two …

Kissing Carrion, by Gemma Files

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Prime Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? Let me open this review by saying that if you have a problem with first person narrative then you are probably not going to like Gemma Files’s new collection, Kissing Carrion, …

Puzzles of Flesh, by Jason Brannon

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Silver Lake Publishing Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by James Michael White Have you read this book? It isn’t fair to criticize a work solely for lacking originality. After all, it’s not whether ideas are common or uncommon that distinguishes them nearly as much as …

Snippets of Midnight, by J. T. Savoy

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: 1st Books Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? The advent of print-on-demand publishing has certainly changed the landscape of modern literature. Now, if a person has a few hundred bucks lying around he or she can have their …

Grave Possessions, edited by Thomas Deja

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Cyber-Pulp Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Dennis Kriesel Have you read this book? Grave Possessions: Horror Stories in the Amicus Tradition, edited by Thomas Deja, is an anthology of fourteen horrific stories tied together under a common theme. In this book, all the stories …

Dark Shadows on the Moon, by John B. Ford

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Hive Press Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by James Michael White Have you read this book? There’s this huge orchestra, see, and in it are all the expected instruments and sections, yeah yeah, all the brass and strings and woodwinds and percussion and even some …

Right to Life, by Jack Ketchum

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Gauntlet Press Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? OVERVIEW: A collection by Jack Ketchum that includes the novella Right to Life plus two short stories, “Brave Girl” and “Returns.” DETAILS: Okay, picture this: You’re a woman (just work …

Maternal Instinct, by J. F. Gonzalez

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Delirium Books Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? OVERVIEW: A collection of four horror short stories and the 134 page novella after which the collection is named. DETAILS: The Maternal Instinct novella is definitely the star of this …

Touching the Flame, by Paul Kane

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Rainfall Books Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by James Michael White Have you read this book? Among the blurbs of praise on the book’s back cover you will find this one by David Langford (quoted from SFX magazine), “Kane is best when taking risks with …

Struwwelpeter, by Heinrich Hoffmann

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Dover Publications Published: 1995 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Louis Maistros Have you read this book? Being a kid in late the nineteenth century must have been a nerve-wracking business. Not only did tots have to deal with the unabridged version of the Brothers Grimm (believe …