Book Review – The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix

Title: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires Author: Grady Hendrix Edition: Paperback Page Count: 404 pages Rating: 5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  Fried Green Tomatoes and Steel Magnolias meet Dracula in this Southern-flavored supernatural thriller set in the ’90s about a women’s book club that must protect its suburban community from a mysterious and handsome stranger who turnsContinue reading “Book Review – The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix”

Book Review – Garden of Eldritch Delights by Lucy A. Snyder

Title: Garden of Eldritch Delights Author: Lucy A. Snyder Edition: Paperback Page Count: 184 pages Rating:  4 / 5 ✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  Master short story author Lucy A. Snyder is back with a dozen chilling, thought-provoking tales of Lovecraftian horror, dark science fiction, and weird fantasy. Her previous two collections received Bram Stoker Awards andContinue reading “Book Review – Garden of Eldritch Delights by Lucy A. Snyder”

10 Books Under 200 Pages You Should Read This Year Written by Women in Horror

Who else struggles with reading ’cause of the time it takes to get invested in & to complete a book? 🙋 Between work and life stuff, sometimes it can be difficult to dedicate the amount of time to reading that I feel the hobby truly deserves. This is where short fiction often comes in handyContinue reading “10 Books Under 200 Pages You Should Read This Year Written by Women in Horror”

Thursday 10: Ladies Writing Horror Fiction You Need to Read ASAP

I’ve been in the process of writing this for so long that it got way too big for me to fit into a single Thursday 10 post! I had to split it into two, so you’ll have the first installment with 10 amazing women writing horror fiction today, and then another 10 gloriously talented folksContinue reading “Thursday 10: Ladies Writing Horror Fiction You Need to Read ASAP”

6 Collections of Horror Poetry That I Love

I’ve been reading poetry for as long as I can remember. When I was little, I’d read classic poets, and still have a huge fondness for them. I have two poetry-based tattoos – one with a line by Robert Frost, and the other a line from a Bukoswki poem. I dabbled in writing a bitContinue reading “6 Collections of Horror Poetry That I Love”

Book Review – Dead of Winter by Kealan Patrick Burke

Title: Dead of Winter Author: Kealan Patrick Burke Edition: Paperback Page Count: 96 pages Rating: 4 / 5 ✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  Winter it’s coming… it’s already here, and with it comes a horror no door can keep out. It’s there in the yard, in the faces of the snowmen a young boy doesn’t remember building.Continue reading “Book Review – Dead of Winter by Kealan Patrick Burke”

Book Review – Urntold Tales of Horror and Dread by JB Lovet

Title: Urntold Tales of Horror and Dread: A Scary Short Story Collection Author: JB Lovet Edition: Paperback Page Count: 114 pages Rating:  4 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  This short story collection aims to bring you a chill with the compact tales included. Aimed at the horror fan who in this frightfully busy world mayContinue reading “Book Review – Urntold Tales of Horror and Dread by JB Lovet”

Thursday 10: Horror Authors to Read if You Love Stephen King

Alright, so before I go into the list, I want to start this off by saying that the recommendations in this blog post are not identical copies of Stephen King, his writing, or his books. The point of this list is to open a few more horror doors to those of you whose only experience inContinue reading “Thursday 10: Horror Authors to Read if You Love Stephen King”

Night Worms Book Review – Little Paranoias: Stories by Sonora Taylor

Title: Little Paranoias: Stories Author: Sonora Taylor Edition: Paperback Page Count: 141 pages Rating:  5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ This review was originally shared over on the Night Worms Blog! Make sure to check it & all the other awesome blog posts there by my fellow Worms. Amazon | Goodreads “These little paranoias / Are what driveContinue reading “Night Worms Book Review – Little Paranoias: Stories by Sonora Taylor”

Book Review – Siphon by A.A. Medina

Title: Siphon Author: A. A. Medina Edition: Paperback Page Count: 111 pages Rating: 4 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  Dr. Gary Phillips, the resident hematopathologist at Claybrook Medical Center, is a lonely man struggling with the duress of an all work and no play lifestyle. Burdened with an unhealthy infatuation with his co-worker, a burning disdainContinue reading “Book Review – Siphon by A.A. Medina”