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Archive for the ‘Horror’ Category

Dracula Cha Cha Cha by Kim Newman

November 26, 2018

. Genre:  Vampire Horror Publisher:  Grinning Skull Press Published: 2012 Reviewer Rating:  4.5 Stars Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths     Dracula Cha Cha Cha by Kim Newman is a horror book, but really should be considered a vampire adventure novel. Although it does have several scary moments, it is more of a Dark Fantasy action […]

The Top Seven Creepiest States in the USA

October 31, 2018

Whether it comes to movies, written fiction, or true events, some places are just scarier and more dangerous than others. This list is based on events both real and imagined, but in the end, when you are standing alone in a darkened house as a door creaks open on its own or reading about the […]

The Witching Well, by S.D. Hintz

October 18, 2018

  Genre:  Young Adult Horror Publisher:  Grinning Skull Press Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  3 Stars Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths     The Witching Well, by S.D. Hintz is a young adult horror novel. It centers around a fourteen-year-old boy named Murray.  Murray is not doing well. He has just lost his mother to a brutal […]

B-Movie Reels by Alan Spencer

April 18, 2018

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Samhain Published: 2012 Reviewer Rating:  4.5 Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths     B-Movie Reels by Alan Spencer is a horror novel which takes it up a notch by combining as many different types of the horror subgenres as it can all at once. This creates a dangerous explosion of more types of […]

Obsession by Ramsey Campbell

January 22, 2018

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Samhain Published: 1985 Reviewer Rating:  4.5 Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths       Obsession by Ramsey Campbell is almost a mystery as much as a Horror novel, but it is certainly the latter with a sharp bullet. Ramsey sets up the scene, but does not walk your through what you should believe […]

Dead of Winter by Brian Moreland

November 26, 2017

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Samhain Published: 2012 Reviewer Rating:  5 Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths  . . Dead of Winter, by Brain Moreland proved to be a real treat of me. Between liking horror more as Fall envelopes us and finding out Samhain Publishing has closed their doors, I dug out an older book from them and […]

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 […]

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 […]