• Book Reviews

    {Review} FEROCIOUS, by Jeff Strand

    Genres: comedy, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Suspense, Zombies Format: eBook From the Bram Stoker Award-nominated author of THE HAUNTED FOREST TOUR and WOLF HUNT comes another action-packed over-the-top creature feature! Rusty Moss has raised his niece Mia since she was a baby. Now that she’s almost eighteen, he’s worried that the life he’s given her—living off the grid in a cabin deep in the woods—is holding her back from her full potential. But that angst gets pushed aside when the undead forest animals arrive. At first it’s just a squirrel—shockingly violent and almost impossible to kill. Followed by a grizzly bear, also aggressive and resilient, even when point-blank shotgun blasts…

  • Book Reviews

    {Review} X’S FOR EYES, by Laird Barron

    X'S FOR EYES by Laird Barron Published by JournalStone on December 11, 2015 Genres: comedy, Cosmic Horror, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Lovecraftian, Mystery, Noir, Occult & Supernatural, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Science Fiction, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller, Thrillers & Suspense, Weird Tales Pages: 94 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Brothers Macbeth and Drederick Tooms should have it made as fair-haired scions of an impossibly rich and powerful family of industrialists. Alas, life is complicated in mid-1950s USA when you're child heirs to the throne of Sword Enterprises, a corporation that has enshrined Machiavelli's The Prince as its operating manual and whose patriarch believes, Now I am become Death, the destroyer…

  • Book Reviews,  New Releases

    {Review} BRING HER BACK, by Jeff Strand

    BRING HER BACK by Jeff Strand Published by Amazon Digital Services on May 18, 2018 Genres: comedy, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 264 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Frank knows that he's creepy. There's nothing he can do about it. His creepiness--along with the fact that his father once killed eleven people in an office shooting—has kept him from ever having a girlfriend. When he finally works up the nerve to ask Abigail out on a date, after buying flowers from her every day for the past three months, he's sure she'll say no. Maybe she'll even recoil or spit in his face. But she accepts his…

  • Book Reviews,  New Releases

    {Review} THE BOOGEYMAN’S INTERN, by Matt Betts

    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.THE BOOGEYMAN'S INTERN by Matt Betts Published by Raw Dog Screaming Press on June 1, 2018 Genres: comedy, Crime, Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Mystery, Mystery & Detective, Suspense, Thriller, Weird Tales Pages: 218 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Not everyone lands their dream job. Take Abe: He’s bottomed out as an Imaginary Friend and has to find a new job before his bosses assign him a truly crappy one. Just as he’s about to resign himself to a life of making toys…

  • Author Interviews

    {Guest Post} “Scared Silly: Horror That Makes You Laugh”, by Matt Betts

    by Matt Betts Genres: comedy, Horror Buy on Amazon Scared Silly: Horror That Makes You Laugh   I’m a pop culture junkie and not afraid to say it. While I love reading books, movies are my weakness. I like good movies, bad movies, whatever. If you’ve read any of my books you know I enjoy injecting humor into my work. I’m a huge fan of throwing a laugh into a scene to ease or ratchet up the tension in an especially dire scene. I think this practice came from some of my favorite horror/scary movies. I’ve never really loved the serious horror films-all the gross-outs and the dismemberments aren’t really…