The Nightwalker – Thomas Tessier

  I remember seeing The Nightwalker on some list of must-reads by Stephen King. I knew most of the books on the list, but the Nightwalker was one that I hadn’t heard of. So, on a trip perusing through my local used bookstore, low and behold, there it was. I snatched it up and itContinue reading “The Nightwalker – Thomas Tessier”

Witching Hour Theatre – Jonathan Janz

  The venue where we watch our favorite horror movies has metamorphosed through the years. We’ve went from old single screen movie theaters to drive-in theaters, to multiple screen multiplexes, and now many people have high quality electronics in their man cave that would give any theater a run for their money. For those ofContinue reading “Witching Hour Theatre – Jonathan Janz”

The Girl Next Door – Jack Ketchum

  Ketchum was a man way ahead of his time. In 1989, he wrote The Girl Next Door. There was nothing on the shelves remotely like it by other authors. There was nothing as brutal, as gut-wrenching, or emotionally draining as The Girl Next Door. This kind of fiction wouldn’t see the light of dayContinue reading “The Girl Next Door – Jack Ketchum”

Something Violent – Kristopher Rufty

  Dr Phil meets Natural Born Killers. Sound like an odd combination? It totally works in Rufty’s Something Violent. When Jody and Seth are out on their killing sprees, they are all business. But their marriage has hit the rocks. Where do the serial killers turn to when they can’t fix their marriage on theirContinue reading “Something Violent – Kristopher Rufty”

Blanky – Kealon Patrick Burke

  Steve doesn’t think his life can get any worse. His nine-month-old baby girl mysteriously dies in her crib. His grief stricken wife, Lexi, can’t bear to be around Steve and the house where their daughter died. So, she moves back in with her parents, leaving Steve all alone to face the misery by himself.Continue reading “Blanky – Kealon Patrick Burke”

Bone White – Ronald Malfi

  A man shambles down out of the hills of northern Alaska and into the only diner in the tiny, fly-speck sized town of Dread’s Hand. He sits down at the counter and casually orders his favorite, hot cocoa. The waitress is trembling as she brings it to him. As Joe Mallory is enjoying hisContinue reading “Bone White – Ronald Malfi”

Wrath of the Ancients – Catherine Cavendish

  Adeline Ogilvy, a young widow from Wimbledon, has accepted a job in Vienna. Her assignment is to employ her skills as a typist and transcribe the memoirs of the late Dr. Emeryk Quintillus, an archeologist with a most peculiar hidden history. When she begins her recording the doctor’s notes, she learns that, five yearsContinue reading “Wrath of the Ancients – Catherine Cavendish”

Fungoid – William Meikle

  There’s a fungus among us. When the oily rain starts pouring down, what follow brings mankind to it’s knees. A fast growing fungus starts spreading and wiping out the vast majority of the population. Is it from outer space? Was it an experiment gone wrong? Does it really matter? The speed at which theseContinue reading “Fungoid – William Meikle”

Where Wolves Run – Jason Parent

Jason Parent is kicking out some very impressive material here lately and Where Wolves Run is absolutely phenomenal. Set in the old country, young Konrad watches from the hiding place under the Bavarian cottage floor as his mother is torn apart by unknown hairy beasts. Trapped and unable to see exactly what happened, his fatherContinue reading “Where Wolves Run – Jason Parent”

With Fury in Hand – Lee Thompson

The mean streets of Flint, Michigan have been known to chew up many an innocent soul and spit it out. For five individuals, change is in the air like a breeze of desperation. Unknown to them, their lives will intertwine in a chaotic storm of death. With Fury in Hand is a gritty tale thatContinue reading “With Fury in Hand – Lee Thompson”