Review : Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

Review : Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough Pages : 320 Genre : Psychological Thriller Stand alone My Rating : 3/5 About the Book  : Louise is a single mom, a secretary, stuck in a modern-day rut. On a rare night out, she meets a man in a bar and sparks fly. Though he leaves after they kiss, she’s thrilled she finally connected with someone. When Louise arrives at work on Monday, she meets her new boss, David. The man from the bar. The very...

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Review : The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall by Katie Alender

Review : The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall by Katie Alender

The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall by Katie Alender Pages : 329 Genre : YA, Horror Stand alone My Rating : 4/5 About the Book  : Delia’s new house isn’t just a house. Long ago, it was the Piven Institute for the Care and Correction of Troubled Females—an insane asylum nicknamed “Hysteria Hall.” However, many of the inmates were not insane, just defiant and strong willed. Kind of like Delia herself. But the house still wants to...

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Review : The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich

Review : The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich

The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich Pages : 400 Genre : YA, Horror Stand alone My Rating : 4.5/5 About the Book  : Three students: dead. Carly Johnson: vanished without a trace. Two decades have passed since an inferno swept through Elmbridge High, claiming the lives of three teenagers and causing one student, Carly Johnson, to disappear. The main suspect: Kaitlyn, “the girl of nowhere.” Kaitlyn’s diary, discovered in...

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Review : The Call by Peadar O’Guilin

Review : The Call by Peadar O’Guilin

The Call by Peadar O’Guilin Pages : 312 Genre : YA, Horror Stand alone My Rating : 3.5/5 About the Book  : 3 minutes and 4 seconds. The length of time every teenager is ‘Called’, from the moment they vanish to the moment they reappear. 9 out of 10 children return dead. Even the survivors are changed. The nation must survive. Nessa, Megan and Anto are at a training school – to give them some chance to fight...

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Review : Behind Closed Doors by B. A. Paris

Review : Behind Closed Doors by B. A. Paris

Behind Closed Doors by B. A. Paris Pages : 304 Genre : Psychological Thriller Stand alone My Rating : 3.5/5 About the Book  : Everyone knows a couple like Jack and Grace: he has looks and wealth, she has charm and elegance. You’d like to get to know Grace better. But it’s difficult, because you realize Jack and Grace are never apart. Some might call this true love. Picture this: a dinner party at their perfect home, the...

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Review : Bird Box by Josh Malerman

Review : Bird Box by Josh Malerman

Bird Box by Josh Malerman Pages : 291 Genre : Horror Stand alone My Rating : 4.5/5 About the Book  : Malorie raises the children the only way she can; indoors. The house is quiet. The doors are locked, the curtains are closed, mattresses are nailed over the windows. They are out there. She might let them in. The children sleep in the bedroom across the hall. Soon she will have to wake them. Soon she will have to blindfold...

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Review : House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski

Review : House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski

House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski Pages : 705 Genre : Horror? Stand alone My Rating : 3… 4… 5?/5 About the Book  : […] A young family that moves into a small home on Ash Tree Lane where they discover something is terribly wrong: their house is bigger on the inside than it is on the outside. Of course, neither Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Will Navidson nor his companion Karen Green was prepared to...

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Review : The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Review : The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman Pages : 181 Genre : Magical Realism, Fantasy Stand alone My Rating : 4/5 About the Book  : Sussex, England. A middle-aged man returns to his childhood home to attend a funeral. Although the house he lived in is long gone, he is drawn to the farm at the end of the road, where, when he was seven, he encountered a most remarkable girl, Lettie Hempstock, and her mother and grandmother. He...

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