She Never Left by CM Harris Published November 25, 2021by One More Chapter Rating: 3 Stars ⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Fiction DESCRIPTIONWhen Jane and TJ agree to attend their high school reunion they never expect to come face-to-face with classmate-turned-stalker Lincoln the moment they return home. SOMETHING THAT SHOULD NEVER HAVE BEEN WOKEN Unspoken words fester between them of […]
My Heart is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones Published August 31, 2021by Gallery / Saga Press Rating: 5 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Horror Description In her quickly gentrifying rural lake town Jade sees recent events only her encyclopedic knowledge of horror films could have prepared her for in this latest novel from the Jordan Peele of horror […]
Whoa! This book is unlike anything I have ever read! What a wild ride!!
With a strong sense of foreboding and a steady, slow burn, this was one I struggled to put down and couldn’t wait to pick back up!
The Whispering Dead (Gravekeeper, #1) by Darcy Coates May 4, 2021by Poisoned Pen Press Rating: 5 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Horror Homeless, hunted, and desperate to escape a bitter storm, Keira takes refuge in an abandoned groundskeeper’s cottage. Her new home is tucked away at the edge of a cemetery, surrounded on all sides by gravestones: some recent, […]
C.J. Tudor has quickly become an auto-read author me and The Burning Girls did not disappoint! If you enjoy a great mystery with a bit of horror, religion, and an ominous setting, I absolutely recommend The Burning Girls!
A House at the Bottom of a Lake by Josh Malerman January 19, 2021by Random House Publishing – Ballantine Books – Del Rey Rating: 3 Stars ⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Horror Both seventeen. Both afraid. But both saying yes. It sounded like the perfect first date: canoeing across a chain of lakes, sandwiches and beer in the cooler. But […]
Stephanie’s Favorite Books of 2020. She’s a little EXTRA so she has 12 to share!
Take it Back by Kia Abdullah Published December 8, 2020by St. Martin’s Press Rating: 5 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Legal Thriller From author Kia Abdullah, Take It Back is a harrowing and twisting courtroom thriller that keeps you guessing until the last page is turned. One victim. Four accused. Who is telling the truth? Zara Kaleel, one of […]
The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson Published 21 June 2020by ACE Rating: 5 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Historical Fiction, Horror When this book was first suggested as a possible October read in my book club I saw the white cover version with the witch’s seal on it and expected something similar to The Blair Witch Project. […]