• 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

    {Review} THE SEA WAS A FAIR MASTER, by Calvin Demmer

    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 SEA WAS A FAIR MASTER by Calvin Demmer Published by Unnerving on June 5, 2018 Genres: Apocalyptic, Creature Feature, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Gothic, Horror, Mystery, Noir, Paranormal, Psychological Horror, Science Fiction, Supernatural, Suspense Pages: 83 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon The world’s fate lies with a comatose young girl; an android wants to remember a human she once knew under Martian skies; men at sea learn that the ocean is a realm far different from land, where an unforgiving god rules;…

  • Book Reviews,  New Releases

    {Review} PREDATORS, by Michaelbrent Collings

    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.PREDATORS by Michaelbrent Collings Published by Written Insomnia Press on September 4, 2018 Genres: Creature Feature, Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Psychological Horror, Suspense, Thriller, Thrillers & Suspense Pages: 351 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon "[A]n exciting, visceral, inventive tale of survival in the most primal of settings." - Screamfix "A well written, dark and emotional read..." - Horror Drive-in "[S]cary, gory and suspenseful, and will keep you reading late into the night..." - Monster Librarian ---- She is one of the only…

  • Book Reviews,  New Releases

    {Review} CREATURE, by Hunter Shea

    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.CREATURE by Hunter Shea Series: Fiction Without Frontiers Published by Flame Tree Press on September 6, 2018 Genres: Creature Feature, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Psychological Horror, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 288 Format: Paperback Buy on Amazon The monsters live inside of Kate Woodson. Chronic pain and a host of autoimmune diseases have robbed her of a normal, happy life. Her husband Andrew's surprise of their dream Maine lake cottage for the summer is the gift of a lifetime. It's beautiful, remote, idyllic, a…