My Reviews Of Other Books Category

Cousin K by Yasmina Khadra – Book Review

  Cousin K by Yasmina Khadra Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith and Alyson Waters University of Nebraska Press US, April 01 2013. UK, June 01 2013 96 pages ISBN-13: 978-0-8032-3493-2 ISBN-10: 0803234937 Yasmina Khadra literally means green jasmine and is the pen name of the Algerian author Mohammed Moulessehoul , adopted by him to avoid military […]

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The Hangman’s Daughter: Book Review

Publisher: AmazonCrossing (24 May 2011) ISBN-10: 161109061X Author: Oliver Pötzsch Blurb Germany, 1660: When a dying boy is pulled from the river with a mark crudely tattooed on his shoulder, hangman Jakob Kuisl is called upon to investigate whether witchcraft is at play in his small Bavarian town. Whispers and dark memories of witch trials and the women […]

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Review: Miss Abigail’s Room

  Title: Miss Abigail’s Room Author: Catherine Cavendish Published by: Etopia Press   Blurb It wasn’t so much the blood on the floor that Becky minded. It was the way it kept coming back… As the lowest ranking parlor maid at Stonefleet Hall, Becky gets all the dirtiest jobs. But the one she hates the […]

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Review: The Concrete Grove

I’ve read some really disappointing books this year purporting to be horror. At times I’ve felt quite down about it. One book that didn’t disappoint is The Concrete Grove. I read that last year! But it’s so good, I thought I would post my review here from the New York Journal of Books. You can […]

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Ash – But Not A Phoenix In Sight

Book Review* The much anticipated new blockbuster from the grand master of chiller fiction… Title: Ash Author: James Herbert Published by: Macmillan ISBN: 978-0230706958 Blurb The World Grand Master of Horror cordially invites you to an idyllic Scottish retreat with beautiful rooms, luscious gardens, a breathtaking view . . . and a basement full of secrets. […]

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