“Great storytellers do more than entertain. They educate, they provoke, and they challenge our preconceived notions. Stephen King is Exhibit A.”
With a truly imaginative structure, Alice Hoffman delves into what has become her trademark theme of magic.
“a horror tale designed to scare the dickens out of the reader.”
When viewed from a distance, it all begins harmlessly enough.
I Am Homeless If This Is Not My Home might be described as a necroscape or “the big adieu,” with dying and dead characters sprinkled liberally throughout the three interspersed plots.
“Good characterizations—the killer’s point of view is woven throughout—as well as some delving into the protagonists’ inner thoughts, give this story that extra bite of reality, adding to t
“Fans of Jim Butcher will love this fast-paced supernatural thriller, filled with just the right balance of horror and heart.”
It’s nice when writers find their niche.
“The significance of the dreams and the meaningful role they play in the plot is well done as is the blending of Cree mythology. . . . .
“The Witch in the Well is terrifying in its narration, as well as ironic, a story of two women engaged in a deadly rivalry.”
“Anyone liking a tense mystery with elements of the supernatural, a villain who believes himself about to become a god, and a heroine who swears she’ll prevent it while at the same time ack
“It's a masterful and unexpected bit of literary legerdemain illustrating fully why Camilla Sten’s novels of psychological suspense have become internationally acclaimed.”
“Richard Thomas, the award-winning author of three novels, three short story collections, and over 150 stories in print, does not disappoint with his latest collection of short stories . .
“A ghost and the new owner of her home set out to solve a mystery and uncover a more sinister secret than a mere haunting.”
“The psychedelic form, as well as the blatant splashes of color, make this graphic novel a feast for the eyes, while some of its themes will be recognizable to anyone familiar with Latin Am
Do all those who suffer abuse as children grow up to be killers? This is a pivotal question in this novel. Billy Summers, an adult and Iraq veteran, is now a killer for hire.
“Bloodless is the best Pendergast novel so far.”
“Nothing is as it seems, and yet everything is displayed in plain sight . . .”
“Movie fans will thoroughly enjoy the many references to classic movies and how they are woven into the narrative.”
Since his divorce, Tom Anderson, a British music journalist, finds himself at odds. His ex has taken his daughter Frankie back to live in the States, and Tom misses her terribly.
“a lovely, slightly eerie, and definitely haunting story—of the magic of young love and the attraction of the unknown.”
“In style, story content, and characterization, Dracula’s Child is truly the sequel to Bram Stoker’s Dracula, succeeding where other, more famous attempts
“Editor Melissa Edmundson has produced a valuable collection for scholars and curious readers alike.”
“Lovegrove has taken familiar characters from a much-loved story and created an intriguing maze with twists and turns and dead ends that all culminate in a surprise ending.”
“A supernatural thriller that promises much at the outset but ultimately fails in its execution.”
“Suspenseful, filled with evocative writing capturing the reader’s empathy for the characters, The Night Will Find Us takes our fear of that which lurks in the dark and transfers i