Horror Recommendations, Pt. I (& a read-along!)

If there’s one post that has been requested of me more than anything else during my entire time hosting this blog, it has to be… A horror recommendation list! But, first… Before we jump into the recommendations, I wanted to take a moment to announce a creepy October read-along! (photo credit to Kathy!) Kathy and […]

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Nightingale — Amy Lukavics

TITLE: Nightingale AUTHOR: Amy Lukavics RELEASES: September 25th, 2018; Harlequin Teen GENRE: Horror AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: At seventeen, June Hardie is everything a young woman in 1951 shouldn’t be–independent, rebellious, a dreamer. June longs to travel, to attend college and to write the dark science fiction stories that consume her waking hours. But her parents only care […]

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The Good Demon — Jimmy Cajoleas

TITLE: The Good Demon AUTHOR: Jimmy Cajoleas RELEASES: September 18th, 2018; Amulet Books GENRE: Horror AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Clare has been miserable since her exorcism. The preacher that rid her of evil didn’t understand that her demon—simply known as Her—was like a sister to Clare. Now, Clare will do almost anything to get Her back. After a chance […]

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We Sold Our Souls — Grady Hendrix

TITLE: We Sold Our Souls AUTHOR: Grady Hendrix RELEASES: September 18th, 2018; Quirk Books GENRE: Horror AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: In the 1990s, heavy metal band Dürt Würk was poised for breakout success — but then lead singer Terry Hunt embarked on a solo career and rocketed to stardom as Koffin, leaving his fellow bandmates to rot in rural […]

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NEW SERIES: Seasonal TBR Jar — Autumn Creepies!

Autumn is almost upon us! Fall is my favorite time of year, and it always makes me crave books that are spooky, thrillers, or paranormal (even more so than usual, anyways)! I have so many unread horror/thriller/paranormal books on my shelves that I knew I wanted to try and work on my backlist as much as […]

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The Haunting of Hill House — Shirley Jackson

TITLE: The Haunting of Hill House AUTHOR: Shirley Jackson RELEASED: 1959; Viking Press GENRE: Horror AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: The classic supernatural thriller by an author who helped define the genre. First published in 1959, Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House has been hailed as a perfect work of unnerving terror. It is the story of four seekers who arrive […]

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Kill Creek — Scott Thomas

TITLE: Kill Creek AUTHOR: Scott Thomas RELEASED: October 31st, 2017; Inkshares GENRE: Horror AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: At the end of a dark prairie road, nearly forgotten in the Kansas countryside, lies the Finch House. For years it has perched empty, abandoned, and overgrown–but soon the door will be opened for the first time in many decades. But something […]

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