Category Archives: fiction

Review: Stargazers by L.P. Hernandez

Buy it Here: Amazon Synopsis: Don’t read with the lights on…this is My Dark Library. A collection of novellas curated by Sadie “Mother Horror” Hartmann to represent her favorite themes, tropes, and subgenres in horror fiction today. Book One: STARGAZERSIt … Continue reading

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Review: Salvation City by Sigrid Nunez

Where to Buy: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: From the critically acclaimed author of “The Last of Her Kind”, a breakout novel that imagines the aftermath of pandemic flu, as seen through the eyes of a thirteen-year-old boy uncertain of his destiny. His … Continue reading

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Review: Beach Bodies by Nick Kolakowski

Preorder it here: Amazon Synopsis: This billionaire’s luxury doomsday bunker has everything: spectacular ocean views, a full-service kitchen, three bedrooms, a broadband connection, and concrete thick enough to keep any kind of horror out. Today, the bunker’s caretakers are about … Continue reading

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Review: Little Bird by Tiffany Meuret

Buy it here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: The skeletons in the closet have nothing on the one in your backyard.Freshly divorced and grieving the death of her father, Josie Lauer has caged herself inside her home. To cope with her losses, … Continue reading

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Review: Return of the Living Elves by Brian Asman

Preorder it here: Author Website Synopsis: When Christmas supply warehouse manager Jimmy tries to help new employee Tommy find a last-minute gift for his girlfriend, they accidentally unleash a long-forgotten and very seasonal genetic experiment with a taste for human … Continue reading

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Review: A Sliver of Darkness by C.J. Tudor

Pre-order Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: The debut short story collection from the acclaimed author of The Chalk Man, featuring ten bone-chilling and mind-bending tales Timeslips. Doomsday scenarios. Killer butterflies. C. J. Tudor’s novels are widely acclaimed for their dark, twisty suspense … Continue reading

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Review: We Had to Remove This Post by Hanna Bervoets

Buy Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: For readers of Leila Slimani’s The Perfect Nanny or Ling Ma’s Severance: a tight, propulsive, chilling novel by a rising international star about a group of young colleagues working as social media content monitors—reviewers of … Continue reading

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Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix

Where to Buy: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: Fried Green Tomatoes and Steel Magnolias meet Dracula in this Southern-flavored supernatural thriller set in the ’90s about a women’s book club that must protect its suburban community from a mysterious and handsome stranger who turns out to be … Continue reading

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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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