Book Review: The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

Author: Riley Sager Release Date: 3rd July 2018Genre: Dark Fiction, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, MysterySeries:Format: E-book Pages: 384Publisher: Dutton Books Blurb:Two Truths and a Lie. The girls played it all the time in their tiny cabin at Camp Nightingale. Vivian, Natalie, Allison, and first-time camper Emma Davis, the youngest of the group. The games ended when Emma sleepily watched the others sneak out of the…

Audiobook Review: Imaginary Friend by Stephen Chbosky

Author: Stephen ChboskyNarrator: Christine LakinRelease Date: 1st October 2019Genre: Supernatural, Horror, Thriller, Dark FictionSeries:Format: AudiobookLength: 24 hrs and 32 minutesPublisher: Hachette Audio Blurb:Imagine... Leaving your house in the middle of the night. Knowing your mother is doing her best, but she's just as scared as you. Imagine... Starting a new school, making friends. Seeing how happy it makes your mother. Hearing a…

Audiobook Review: If It Bleeds by Stephen King

Author: Stephen KingNarrator: Will Patton, Danny Burstein and Steven WeberRelease Date: 21st April 2020Genre: Short Stories, Horror, Thriller, Dark FictionSeries:Format: AudiobookLength: 15 hrs and 12 minutesPublisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Blurb:If it Bleeds is a collection of four new novellas —Mr. Harrigan’s Phone, The Life of Chuck, Rat, and the title story If It Bleeds— each pulling readers into intriguing and frightening places.…

Book Review: Perfect Child by Lucinda Berry

Author: Lucinda Berry Release Date: 1st March 2019 Genre: Mystery, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Dark Fiction Series: Edition: E-book Pages: 364 Publisher: Thomas & Mercer Blurb: A page-turning debut of suspense about a young couple desperate to have a child of their own—and the unsettling consequences of getting what they always wanted. Christopher and Hannah are a…

Book Review: Maybe The Dream Knows What Is Real by Steve Grogan

Author: Steve Grogan Release Date: 24th June 2018 Genre: Horror, short story, dark Series:  Edition: E-book Pages: 61 Publisher: Self-Published Blurb: He was lost, directionless, unable to find his identity. He thought he found it in her, which was good because he was teetering on the edge of madness. She had no way of knowing her actions…

Book Review: Why She Lied by Julie Coons

Author: Julie Coons Release Date: 3rd March 2019 Genre: Psychological thriller, Dark Fiction, Crime, Adult, Suspense, Mystery Series:  Edition: E-book Pages: 183 Publisher: Self-Published Blurb: Will she have to lose her child to save her child? The day she tells her boyfriend she’s pregnant, is the same day he tells her he’s been accused of molestation. His trial…

Book Review: Strange Weather by Joe Hill

Author: Joe Hill Release Date: 24th October 2017 Genre: Horror, Supernatural, Dark, Short Stories Series:  Edition: Hardback Pages: 448 Publisher: Gollancz Blurb: Four short novels from the author of THE FIREMAN and HORNS, ranging from creepy horror to powerful explorations of our modern society. One autumnal day in Boulder, Colorado, the clouds open up in a downpour of nails, splinters of…

Book Review: Ghost Tribes: The Ghost of Africa by Venancio Cadle Gomani Jr.

Author: Venancio Cadle Gomani Jr. Release Date: 1st January 2019 Genre: African Fiction Series: Ghost Tribes (Book #1) Edition: Ebook Pages: 199 Publisher: Venancio Gomani Books Blurb: In a semi-fictional verisimilitude of the continent of Africa, all the tribes are ruled by kings, smaller breakaway tribes are ruled by chiefs, and all are governed by the council of paramount—a legion…

Book Review: The Subject And The Scientist by Montana Stayer

Author: Montana Stayer Release Date: 6th February 2018 Genre: Science Fiction, Dark Fiction Series:   Edition: E-book Pages: 187 Publisher: – Blurb: The Scientist’s daughter was dying and he was desperate to save her by any means necessary. He illegally and artificially created the Subject, the perfect donor body, but was taken by surprise when the Subject turned…

Book Review: Purgatorium by J.H. Carnathan

Author: J.H. Carnathan Release Date: 27th May 2016 Genre: Dark Mystery, Thriller Series:   Edition: E-book Pages: 430 Publisher: J.H. Carnathan Blurb: When his watch resets to zero, his morning starts again. Everyday his time always ends right at 60 Minutes, giving him only 5 minutes to stay at one particular place in his normal routine.…

Graphic Novel Review: Manga Classics – The Stories Of Edgar Allen Poe

Author: Edgar Allan Poe Adapted By: Stacy King Illustrator: Several Release Date: 17th October 2017 Genre: Horror, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller, Short-Story Collection, Graphic Novel Series:  Edition: PDF Pages: 308 Publisher: Udon Entertainment Blurb: The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe is a brilliant collection of some of his best-known stories: The Tell Tale Heart (a murder s haunting guilt), The…

Book Review: Something Needs Bleeding: The Final Novel by Thomas Singer by Christopher Long

Author: Christopher Long Release Date: 28th September 2015 Genre: Horror, Dark Edition: E-book Pages: 334 Publisher: Wallace Publishing Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: Kensington Gore is a man on a mission. He always aims to give his readers something fresh from the world of horror. Only this time he is offering you something a little different. This time he is offering you a piece…

Novella Review: Fly And Other Stories

A book of six short stories.
Winner of the 2014 Ada Cambridge Prose Prize, ‘fly’ tells the story about a power struggle between two women whose relationship is doomed from the start yet neither can let go, one because of a desire for power and control, the other because of an inability to let go of her need for escapism and change.