Book Review: Journal of a South African Zombie Apocalypse

Title: Journal of a South African Zombie Apocalypse Author: Lee Herrmann Genre: YA Horror / Dystopian Pages: 180 pages Publication Date: August 2014 ISBN Number: 978-0-620615-92-1 South Africa has been infected. The army and police failed. Government fell. And now the dead roam the streets. Journal of a South African Zombie Apocalypse is a post-apocalyptic […]

Book Review: The Whispering Skull (Lockwood & Co #2) by Jonathan Stroud

Title: The Whispering Skull (Lockwood & Co #2) Author: Jonathan Stroud Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal, Young Adult, Ghosts, Horror Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. In the six months since Anthony, Lucy, and George survived a night in the most haunted […]

Book Review: Phobic (The Forbidden Doors #1) by Cortney Pearson

Title: Phobic (The Forbidden Doors #1) Author: Cortney Pearson Genre: Young Adult, Horror, Paranormal Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 3 stars Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Fifteen-year-old Piper Crenshaw knows her house is strange. It’s never needed repairs since it was built in the 1800s, and the lights […]

Book Review: Of Monsters and Madness

Title: Of Monsters and Madness Author: Jessica Verday Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction, Gothic Mystery, Horror Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. A romantic, historical retelling of classic Gothic horror featuring Edgar Allan Poe and his character Annabel Lee, from […]

Book Review: MARY: The Summoning (Bloody Mary #1) by Hillary Monahan

Title: MARY: The Summoning (Bloody Mary #1) Author: Hillary Monahan Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal, Ghosts, Gothic Horror Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. There is a right way and a wrong way to summon her. Jess had done the research. […]

Book Review: Amity by Micol Ostow

Title: Amity Author: Micol Ostow Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal, Ghosts, Horror Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. For fans of Stephen King and American Horror Story, a gruesome thriller suggested by the events of the Amityville Horror. Connor’s family moves […]

Book Review: The Lair (The Farm #2) by Emily McKay

Title: The Lair (The Farm #2) Author: Emily McKay Genre: Young Adult, Vampires, Dystopian, Paranormal, Horror Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon In the battle against the vampiric Ticks, humanity was slowly but certainly headed for extinction. For months, twin sisters Lily and Mel had been “quarantined” with thousands of other young […]

Book Review: Dollhouse by Anya Allyn

Title: Dollhouse Author: Anya Allyn Genre: YA Gothic Horror Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Four teenagers chance across a mysterious, crumbling mansion in the depths of the mountains…. – One of them is about to vanish. – One of […]