Category Archives: fiction

Review: Upgrade by Blake Crouch

Preorder it here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: “Mysterious, fascinating, and deeply moving—exploring the very nature of what it means to be human.”—ALEX MICHAELIDES, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Silent Patient and The Maidens “You don’t so much sympathize with the main character as … Continue reading

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Review: Just Like Mother by Anne Heltzel

Buy it Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: A girl would be such a blessing… The last time Maeve saw her cousin was the night she escaped the cult they were raised in. For the past two decades, Maeve has worked hard … Continue reading

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Review: Black Tide by KC Jones

To be released May 31, 2022 Buy here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: KC Jones’ Black Tide, a character-driven science fiction/horror novel that explores what happens after a cataclysmic event leaves the world crawling with nightmares, will be published by Nightfire in … Continue reading

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Review: Made for Love by Alissa Nutting

Buy Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: Hazel has just moved into a trailer park of senior citizens, with her father and Diane–his sex doll companion. Life with Hazel’s father is strained at best, but it’s got to be better than her … Continue reading

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Review: Horrorama edited by C.V. Hunt

Buy it here: Grindhouse Press, Bookshop, Amazon Synopsis: Ready for the book version of a horror movie marathon? Horrorama brings you three novelettes reminiscent of those popcorn fueled all-nighters. Stor-All Self-Storage by A.S. Coomer Richard Dennison has just landed a … Continue reading

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Review: The Kaiju Preservation Society by John Scalzi

Buy Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: The Kaiju Preservation Society is John Scalzi’s first standalone adventure since the conclusion of his New York Times bestselling Interdependency trilogy. When COVID-19 sweeps through New York City, Jamie Gray is stuck as a dead-end driver for food … Continue reading

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Review: Things Have Gotten Worse Since We Last Spoke by Eric LaRocca

Buy Here: Current edition unavailable. Preorder new edition here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: A whirlpool of darkness churns at the heart of a macabre ballet between two lonely young women in an internet chat room in the early 2000s—a darkness that … Continue reading

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Review: Sundial by Catriona Ward

Buy Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: Sundial is a new, twisty psychological horror novel from Catriona Ward, internationally bestselling author of The Last House on Needless Street. You can’t escape what’s in your blood… All Rob wanted was a normal life. She almost … Continue reading

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Review: New Animal by Ella Baxter

Buy Here: Two Dollar Radio, Bookshop, Amazon Synopsis: New Animal is a poignant, darkly comedic look at human connection from a biting and original new voice in Ella Baxter. Amelia Aurelia is approaching thirty and her closest relationships ― other than … Continue reading

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Review: Vladimir by Julia May Jonas

Buy Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: A provocative, razor-sharp, and timely debut novel about a beloved English professor facing a slew of accusations against her professor husband by former students—a situation that becomes more complicated when she herself develops an obsession … Continue reading

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