Book Review: Haunted Plantations of the South by Richard Southall

Title: Haunted Plantations of the South Author: Richard Southall Genre: Non-Fiction, True Haunting, Ghosts & Hauntings Age Group: Adult Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. When you hears the word “plantations,” most people think of grand homes with pillars and sweeping staircases. These houses […]

Book Review: Scarecrows by Christine Hayton

Title: Scarecrows Author: Christine Hayton Genre: Horror, Dark Fiction Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. They do more than frighten birds. Much more. Early one morning in the fall of 1964, Robert searched for his missing six-year-old daughter, Cathy. He found her asleep in […]

Book Review: The Iron Trial (Magisterium #1) by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare

Title: The Iron Trial (Magisterium #1) Author: Holly Black and Cassandra Clare Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy Age Group: Middle Grade Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Most kids would do anything to pass the Iron Trial. Not Callum Hunt. He wants to fail. All […]

Book Review: Monster by Keith Ferrario

Title: Monster Author: Keith Ferrario Genre: Horror, Dark Fiction Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. They’re the only humans. But they’re not alone. Adam Hayes pilots a small team to a remote Antarctic research station. Their mission: to investigate the […]

Book Review: Normal by Graeme Cameron

Title: Normal Author: Graeme Cameron Genre: Thriller, Psychological Thriller Age Group: Adult Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This is a love story. No, really. He lives in your community, in a nice house with a well-tended garden. He shops in your grocery store, […]

Book Review: Doll Face by Tim Curran

Title: Doll Face Author: Tim Curran Genre: Dark Fiction, Horror Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Six friends are returning home from a night out when they end up in a town called Stokes. They discover they are trapped there, […]

Book Review: Black Ice by Becca Fitzpatrick

Title: Black Ice Author: Becca Fitzpatrick Genre: Young Adult, Mystery, Romance, Thriller Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Sometimes danger is hard to see… until it’s too late. Britt Pfeiffer has trained to backpack the Teton Range, but she isn’t prepared […]

Book Review: Creed by Trisha Leaver and Lindsay Currie

Title: Creed Author: Trisha Leaver and Lindsay Currie Genre: Young Adult, Thriller, Mystery Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Three went in. Three came out. None even a shadow of who they once were. When their car breaks down, Dee, […]

Book Review: Bellman and Black: A Ghost Story

Title: Bellman and Black: A Ghost Story Author: Diane Setterfield Genre: Historical Fiction, Gothic Mystery, Paranormal, Horror, Ghosts Age Group: Adult Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Bellman & Black is a heart-thumpingly perfect ghost story, beautifully and irresistibly written, its ratcheting tension exquisitely […]

Book Review: The 100 (The Hundred #1) by Kass Morgan

Title: The 100 (The Hundred #1) Author: Kass Morgan Genre: Young Adult, Dystopian, Romance, Science-Fiction Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 2 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest reivew. In the future, humans live in city-like spaceships orbiting far above Earth’s toxic atmosphere. No one knows when, or […]