Book Review: Girl Number One by Jane Holland

Title: Girl Number One Author: Jane Holland Genre: Mystery, Thriller Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. As a young child, Eleanor Blackwood witnessed her mother’s murder in woods near their farm. The killer was never found. Now an adult, Eleanor […]

Book Review: Occult Paris by Tobias Churton

Title: Occult Paris Author: Tobias Churton Genre: Nonfiction, Historical Age Group: Adult Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. How fin-de-siècle Paris became the locus for the most intense revival of magical practices and doctrines since the Renaissance • Examines the remarkable lives of occult […]

Book Review: The Mystery of Spring-Heeled Jack by John Matthews

Title: The Mystery of Spring-Heeled Jack Author: John Matthews Genre: Nonfiction, Historical Age Group: Adult Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher. An extensive investigation of the origins and numerous sightings of the mysterious and terrifying figure known as Spring-Heeled Jack • Shares original 19th-century newspaper accounts of Spring-Heeled Jack encounters […]

Book Review: One Was Lost by Natalie D. Richards

Title: One Was Lost Author: Natalie D. Richards Genre: Young Adult, Thriller Age Group: Young Adult Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Damaged. Deceptive. Dangerous. Darling. Are they labels or a warning? The answer could cost Sera everything. Murder, justice, and revenge were so […]

Book Review: Dark Spirits by Stephen Lancaster

Title: Dark Spirtis: A Man Terrorized by the Supernatural Author: Stephen Lancaster Genre: Nonfiction, True Haunting, Ghosts & Hauntings Age Group: Adult Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Stephen Lancaster has been investigating haunted locations for the past 15 years, and these are some […]

Book Review: Pay The Ghost by Tim Lebbon

Title: Pay the Ghost Author: Tim Lebbon Genre: Horror, Novella Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. NOW A MOVIE STARRING NICOLAS CAGE. A girl goes missing … the father gives up hope … but the mother never stops searching. Now, […]

Book Review: Black Dahlia Avenger: A Genius for Murder

Title: Black Dahlia Avenger: A Genius for Murder Author: Steve Hodel Genre: Nonfiction, True Crime Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon In 1947, California’s infamous Black Dahlia murder inspired the largest manhunt in Los Angeles history. Despite an unprecedented allocation of money and manpower, police investigators failed to identify the psychopath responsible […]

Book Review: Passing the Torch by L.L. Sanders

Title: Passing The Torch Author: L.L. Sanders Genre: Horror, Novella Age Group: Young Adult and Up Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Deep in the Arizona desert live a girl and her dad, burying secrets—and bodies. Mesa Kingston’s first memory of burying a corpse […]

Book Review: Gethsemane Hall by David Annandale

Title: Gethsemane Hall Author: David Annandale Genre: Horror Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon The skeptics think they know what’s going on at Gethsemane Hall. So do the religious. So do the spiritualists. They’re all wrong. Richard Gray, grieving over the loss of his wife and daughter, learns that his ancestral home […]

Book Review: Grimalkin Manor by Sherry Roit

Title: Grimalkin Manor Author: Sherry Roit Genre: Horror Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon The case seems simple enough: prove to a wealthy client that his mansion is not haunted. Five American ghost hunters and one English psychic converge on the old house to complete the routine task. One night, like so […]