• Reading Recommendations

    Kimberly’s “Top Five Collections/Anthologies of 2018”

    Genres: Alien Contact, Bizarro, Cosmic Horror, Creature Feature, Crime/Serial Killer, Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Fiction, General, Ghost, Gothic, Haunted House, Horror, Lovecraftian, Mystery, Mystery & Detective, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Sci-Fi, Southern Gothic, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Format: eBook **These are my personal “Top Five Collections/Anthologies of 2018”.  These are collections that I have READ in 2018, not necessarily published in that year (although many were).**   THE SEA WAS A FAIR MASTER, by Calvin Demmer:  This collection of flash fiction stories was brought to my attention by fellow reviewers.  I honestly never thought much about “flash fiction” before.  If anything, I was under the assumption…

  • Reading Recommendations

    “BEST BOOKS READ IN 2018”, by Kimberly

    Genres: Bizarro, Creature Feature, Crime/Serial Killer, Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Fiction, Ghost, Gothic, Haunted House, Horror, Lovecraftian, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Southern Gothic, Supernatural, Suspense, Thrillers, Thrillers & Suspense, Victorian, Weird Tales Format: eBook **Each year I average between 150-200 reviews, so I like to post a list of the year’s “Best Books Read” from my personal selection of reads.  These are not necessary books that were published in this calendar year (although many are), but books that I chose to read, and that left a strong impression on me–standing out from among the rest.  This particular year was a tough one, as my overall count was lower,…

  • Book Reviews,  New Releases

    {Review} DOORBELLS AT DUSK: Halloween Stories, Edited by Evans Light

    I received this book for free from in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.DOORBELLS AT DUSK: Halloween Stories Published by Corpus Press on September 3, 2018 Genres: Bizarro, Contemporary, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Haunted House, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Weird Tales Pages: 292 Format: Paperback Buy on Amazon Halloween horror, dark fiction and suspense short stories. Carve your pumpkins and turn on the porch light, Halloween frights begin with the sound of… Doorbells at Dusk. Doorbells at Dusk is a treasury of brand-new Halloween tales from both modern masters and…

  • New Releases

    {Giveaway} From 8/14/18–8/24/18 (1) Physical copy, and (1) e-copy of SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLOOD-SOAKED, by Christa Carmen

    SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLOOD-SOAKED Published by Unnerving on August 21 2018 Genres: Bizarro, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 188 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon a Rafflecopter giveaway

  • Book Reviews,  New Releases

    {Review} SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLOOD-SOAKED, by Christa Carmen

    I received this book for free from in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLOOD-SOAKED by Christa Carmen Published by Unnerving on August 21, 2018 Genres: Bizarro, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 188 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon A young woman’s fears regarding the gruesome photos appearing on her cell phone prove justified in a ghastly and unexpected way. A chainsaw-wielding Evil Dead fan defends herself against a trio of undead intruders. A bride-to-be comes to wish that the door between the…