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Book Review: Hark the Herald Angels Scream (Edited: Christopher Golden)

I thought Hark the Herald Angels Scream was an apt review considering the fast approaching festive season. Edited by Christopher Golden, this collection of horrific festive tales (18 in fact) makes a welcome detour from the usual traditional Victorian ghost … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz (2011)

Blood, gore and sex pretty much sum this brutal horror tale, The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz. Ben and Eddie are composers and currently are working on a score for a new horror movie except Ben has writers block. Eddie rents … Continue reading

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Book Review: Little Darlings by Melanie Golding

I read Little Darlings in one sitting. I just couldn’t put it down. I love dark fairy tales, brought up on a diet of Grimm and W.B Yeats, later moving onto Graham Joyce and┬áJuliet Marillier. The chilling ideas of changelings, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sugar Spells by Lola Dodge

Sugar Spells is the second in this young adult series featuring Anise Wise, a young witch, who bakes her magic. Anise previously moved to live with her aunt, to help her learn how to control her magic and fulfill her … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Toy Thief by D.W Gillespie

Thank you for this eArc copy of The Toy Thief by D.W Gillespie and Flame Tree Press in exchange for an honest review. I am glad that I didn’t read any reviews for this book before trying it myself, because … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Forgotten Child by Melissa Erin Jackson

The Forgotten Child is a creepy offering as a debut novel by Melissa Erin Jackson. Thank you to NetGalley and Ringtail Press for this eArc in exchange for an honest review. It was well written story with an essentially a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Haunted: The Horror of Haverfordwest by G.L Davies

Haunted: The Horror of Haverfordwest by G. L Davies (Release date: 30th of November, 2018). Blurb: Blissful beginnings for a young couple turn into a nightmare after purchasing their dream home in Wales in 1989. Their love and their resolve … Continue reading

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Book Review: The House by the Cemetery by John Everson

Thank you to NetGalley and Flame Tree Press for this eArc for an honest review. Release date for this title is 18th of October, 2018. The House by the Cemetery by John Everson I expected to be your traditional haunted … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Hollow Tree by James Brogden

Rachel has a horrific accident that results in the loss of her left hand. As she comes to terms with her loss, she also realises it has given her access to another world. This world also draws her to a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories

Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories This book found me rather than I found it. At first, judging the book by it’s cover I thought it may be rather low quality and it was free on amazon unlimited. On closer inspection, I … Continue reading

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