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 …

The Turtle Boy, by Kealan Patrick Burke

Genre: Horror Publisher: Necessary Evil Press Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? The summer of ’79 has just begun in Delaware, Ohio, promising months of idle fun. But when Timmy Quinn and his best friend stumble across a stranger at Myers Pond …

Conqueror Fantastic, edited by Pamela Sargent

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Penguin Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? Conqueror Fantastic is a collection of thirteen historical fantasy tales, running the gamut from the Aztecs and Greeks up to twentieth century America and Germany. If there is a running theme …

Dreamers, by Christian R. Bonawandt

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Stone Garden Publishing Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? George Delgado’s world shatters when he discovers that the Earth is nothing more than a dream and that he is a dream walker. Rudely awakened to this reality, he is …

Firethorn, by Sarah Micklem

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Simon and Schuster Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? Sarah Micklem breathes life into a medieval world and introduces a heroine in her debut novel, Firethorn. Unable to bear her new master, a fifteen-year-old handmaid named Luck exiles herself …

Captain’s Blood, by William Shatner

Genre: Star Trek Publisher: Simon and Schuster Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? Ambassador Spock travels to the planet Romulus as part of a Vulcan-Romulan reunification effort. But Spock is assassinated in the midst of his speech at a crowded coliseum. James …

Fatherland, by Robert Harris

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Harper Collins Published: 1993 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? The year is 1964. Germany has reigned supreme since Hitler’s victory in World War II, and Berlin is gearing up to celebrate Der Fuhrer’s seventy-fifth birthday. Homicide investigator Xavier March …

Dracula, by Bram Stoker

Genre: Horror Publisher: Dover Publications Published: 1897 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? Jonathan Harker’s small law firm sends him to Transylvania to complete a real estate transaction with Count Dracula. Jonathan soon discovers that his host is a vampire — a shape-shifting creature …

Carrie, by Stephen King

Genre: Horror Publisher: Simon and Schuster Published: 1974 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? For Carietta White, high school is a Purgatory where she is teased, taunted and tripped. But if school is Purgatory, home is Hell. Carrie’s mother, an abusive religious fanatic, often …

Hell House, by Richard Matheson

Genre: Horror Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1999 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? The Belasco house in Maine — Hell House — is regarded as the Mount Everest of haunted houses. Two previous expeditions into the empty mansion, first in 1931 and later …