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    {Review} DEVOURING DARK by Alan Baxter

    Devouring Dark by Alan Baxter Published by Grey Matter Press on 11.6.18 Genres: Crime, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Occult & Supernatural, Psychological Horror, Thrillers Pages: 320 Format: ARC, Paperback Buy on Amazon Goodreads DEVOURING DARK is an urban horror novel about a man plagued since childhood by a malevolent darkness that threatens to consume him. After a lifetime spent wrestling for control over this onslaught, Matt McLeod has learned to wield his mysterious paranormal skill to achieve an odious goal: retribution as a supernatural vigilante. When one such hit goes bad, McLeod finds himself ensnared in a multi-tentacled criminal enterprise caught between a corrupt cop and a brutal mobster. His…

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    “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,…

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    [Review] Bone White by Tim McWhorter

    Bone White by Tim McWhorter Published by PlotForge, Ltd. on 2015-08-01 Genres: Crime/Serial Killer, Dark Fiction, Fiction, General, Horror, Mystery, Suspense, Teen Slasher, Thriller, Thrillers Pages: 280 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads New Paris, Ohio has a problem … Teenage girls are disappearing, leaving panic in the small town. Luke and Garrett, two high school seniors, escape from the growing paranoia with the well-worn routine of a fishing trip. But when their boat breaks down and the storm of the century rolls in, they’re forced into a different sort of refuge … One that may cost them their lives. A riveting tale of terror and perseverance. Listen, I love…

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    {Review} THE REACH OF CHILDREN, Tim Lebbon

    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.by Tim Lebbon Published by Venture Press on July 24, 2016 Genres: Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Psychological Horror, Thriller, Thrillers Pages: 112 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon He spoke into the box … but then, the box spoke back. Daniel Powell is ten years old when his sickly mother passes away. Her young death leaves Daniel with only his father too soon. Distraught, his father starts to fall apart. Daniel also is unable to let her go. After the funeral, Daniel notices…

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    {Review} The Hatching by Ezekiel Boone

    by Ezekiel Boone Published by Atria/Emily Bestler Books on 7.5.16 Genres: Creature Feature, Dark Fiction, Fiction, Horror, Psychological Horror, Thriller, Thrillers Pages: 352 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon Goodreads An astonishingly inventive and terrifying debut novel about the emergence of an ancient species, dormant for over a thousand years, and now on the march. Deep in the jungle of Peru, where so much remains unknown, a black, skittering mass devours an American tourist whole. Thousands of miles away, an FBI agent investigates a fatal plane crash in Minneapolis and makes a gruesome discovery. Unusual seismic patterns register in a Kanpur, India earthquake lab, confounding the scientists there. During the same…