Horror

Elevation by Stephen King - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781982102319
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Published: Scribner - October 30th, 2018

Once again the maestro pulls at heart-strings while attempting to bring us all together. King is in true form here, drawing well-defined and uniquely real characters, as they show us that despite our differences we can all come together as people and share our lives with one another, that through tragedy and triumph we can all become elevated. ~ Reviewed by Alex Bell


Clive Barker's Books of Blood 1-3 by Clive Barker - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780425165584
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Published: Berkley - October 1st, 1998

From its blunt blood-soaked opening story to its sad and dark conclusion, this anthology is packed with some of horror's greatest achievements. Strange, brooding, and always unique, Barker sends us on a dark odyssey that encompasses the vastness of his genre's complex landscape—carnage, psychology, and the surreal are all on display here. The highlight might be, In the Hills, the Cities, which seems to balance this strange scale of horror with considerable ease. ~ Reviewed by Alex Bell


Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror by W. Scott Poole - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781640090934
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - October 16th, 2018

Seeking the roots of society's fascination and obsession with horror, Poole lands on World War I. The unimaginable carnage and obliteration of life wrought by that war, according to Poole, impacted artists in their creation of horror novels and films, and, more dangerously, infected cultures, breeding Nazism, totalitarianism, and fascism. ~ Reviewed by Mike Hare


The Outsider by Stephen King - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781501180989
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Published: Scribner - May 22nd, 2018

The police and the district attorney are certain they have got their man after a local teacher's fingerprints and DNA connect him to the vicious killing of an 11-year-old boy. The problem is that the suspect has irrefutable proof he was somewhere else at the time of the murder. What begins as a dark mystery drifts into territory that Mr. King has expertly traversed for a long time. Compulsively readable and as unnerving as an extended stay at the Overlook. ~ Reviewed by Alden Graves


Aftertaste by Andrew Post - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781945863103
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Published: Talos - October 3rd, 2017

A rampaging Were-frog! A Zombie! Swamps! And cooking! A hysterical new take on the classic Zombie tale. I loved this book! ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


The Green Mile: The Complete Serial Novel by Stephen King - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781501160448
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Published: Pocket Books - June 27th, 2017

A riveting tale of wrongful imprisonment, dark struggles, and sacrifice. A Death Row inmate shares his mysterious gift with the guards meant to oversee his eventual execution. King weaves a tale of characters in constant struggle with themselves, as well as madness, and the evil that men do to each other. One of my favorite Stephen King stories. ~ Reviewed by Alex Bell


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