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The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz

September 13, 2017

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Samhain Published: 2011 Reviewer Rating:  5 Stars Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths   The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz became an unexpected treat and really hit home for me because, as I read the book, my life went through many parallels with the main character, Ben, which can be a bit disturbing when reading […]

Destiny by William Emmett

August 14, 2017

Destiny by William Emmett, came out in 2017 and it was nice to read a recently released novel. In this science fiction tale, super high tech meets a totalitarian medieval state along with various other cultures, which exist on this far-off world our hero finds himself stranded on. Genre: Science Fiction Publisher:  Xlibris Published: 2017 […]

Tainted Blood by Ferrel D. Moore

July 31, 2017

Genre:  Dark Fantasy Publisher:  White Cat Publications Published: 2011 Reviewer Rating:  4 Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Tainted Blood by Ferrel D. Moore might be considered a horror by some, but I would place it firmly in the camp of Dark Fantasy, despite its high body count. The story has multiple POVs, but follows the plight […]

Dead Space, Liberation by Christopher Shy

July 25, 2017

Dead Space, Liberation is the third graphic novel in the Dead Space series. Titan Books has taken the Dead Space video game and made it into an impressive graphic novel. Again, the artwork of this graphic novel is mind grabbing as much as it is disturbing and a very powerful feast for the eyes. The […]

Dead Space, Salvage by Christopher Shy

July 8, 2017

    Genre: Horror Publisher: Titan Published: 2013 Reviewer Rating: 3.5 Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths   Dead Space, Salvage is the second graphic novel in the Dead Space series. Titan Books has taken the Dead Space video game and created an impressive journey into this horrific world. The artwork nails you to a wall and […]

Dead Space by Ben Templesmith

July 5, 2017

Genre: Horror Publisher: Titan Published: 2013 Reviewer Rating: 4 Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths       Dead Space is a graphic novel with the emphasis on graphic. Not for the faint of heart this one. It revolves around the people on a distant planet who think they discovered a marker which is part of a […]

Aliens: Labyrinth

June 23, 2017

Genre:  Horror Publisher: Dark Horse Published:  1997 Reviewer Rating:  4 Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths       As some people might know, I am a big fan of the Alien series and concept. I used to read a lot of comics and graphic novels. I switched to mostly reading books over the last decade or […]

Netherspace by Andrew Lane and Nigel Foster

May 30, 2017

  Genre:  Science Fiction Publisher:  Titan Books Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  4 Reviewer:  Michael Griffiths     Netherspace by Andrew Lane and Nigel Fosteris a Science Fiction novel with a huge imaginative scope. These folks bring in the concept of Netherspace, which is a method of traveling through another, and very odd, dimension in order […]

The Raping of Ava DeSantis by Mylo Carbia

May 11, 2017

Genre: Horror Publisher: Rockefeller Publishing Group Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating: 3 Stars Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths   The Raping of Ava DeSantis by Mylo Carbia is a horror novel set in contemporary times. There is not a drop of supernatural in this one. It could be labeled Thriller, as easy as Horror, if it were […]

Book Review of Bullettime by Nick Mamatas

April 26, 2017

. Genre:  Science Fiction Publisher:  ChiZine Productions Published: 2012 Reviewer Rating: 3 Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths   Bullettime by Nick Mamatas is a nihilistic, young adult, coming of age novel with a small dash of potential science fiction thrown in. Hard to say how much of the science fiction aspect is real or is just […]