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Mr. Mercedes (Bill Hodges Trilogy, #1)
3.87
Throughout the whole book, the storyline provoked a strong feeling of déjà vu. The plot about a mass murderer, a retired detective and their cat and m ...more
Jun 2014
Dec 10, 2013
 
The Cowboy and The Vampire
3.61
This was one of my first vampire romance novels, way back when that genre was still in its fledgling state and only a handful of authors wrote that ki ...more
Jan 2002
Oct 20, 2011
 
MILK-BLOOD: A Tale of Urban Horror
3.56
In a review I often say that I enjoyed reading a book, however, this was definitely not the case with MILK-BLOOD. I've never before felt that uncomfor ...more
Jun 18, 2014
May 20, 2014
 
Night of the Chupacabra (Chupacabra Series #1)
3.82
**spoiler alert** This review may contain spoilers...

Wow! This book got me hooked from the first sentence, and I devoured every page.

While I am not t
...more
Feb 03, 2014
Feb 04, 2014
 
The Seer
4.00
The story starts like a thriller about a serial killer, but soon turns into something much darker and sinister. When Sal, a seemingly nice man on the ...more
Feb 23, 2014
Feb 16, 2014
 
Dark Screams: Volume Two
3.78
While the first Dark Screams volume was a wild mixture of stories without a recognizable common theme, this second collection seems better tuned. It p ...more
Feb 19, 2015
Feb 10, 2015
 
Brides of Dracula
4.29
This original retelling of the Dracula story unites the most legendary vampire with numerous other characters from historical vampire or gothic lore. ...more
Oct 07, 2014
Oct 05, 2014
 
The Lesser Dead
4.06
I love, Love, LOVE this book!

Honestly, I had already lost hope and deeply mourned the vampire genre for being ruthlessly sucked dry of its last drop o
...more
Oct 25, 2014
Oct 08, 2014
 
Legend of the Chupacabra (Chupacabra Series #3)
4.27
Legend of the Chupacabra is a more than worthy sequel in the Chupacabra series, easily outplaying the (only slightly) weaker second book and challengi ...more
Apr 30, 2014
Feb 18, 2014
 
Revival
3.79
What a fitting title for this book! Reading this latest novel by SK was a very personal revival of precious moments I shared with the author's older w ...more
Jan 02, 2015
May 18, 2014
 
The Hangman
4.08
The story begins very promising: a story about a man who, after being murdered, makes a deal with a demon to return into the living world for revenge. ...more
Nov 12, 2014
Nov 04, 2014
 
Afterage
3.83
I came across this book by accident, browsing the horror shelves of a great little genre bookstore in SF while on vacation. I did not like the flashy ...more
Jul 27, 2011
Jul 02, 2008
 
Prophecies Awakening (Legends of Marithia, #1)
3.71
Usually, I am not that much into fantasy books, which I understand to contain dragons, fairies, elves, sword-fighting and so on. But as this work also ...more
Sep 17, 2012
Aug 20, 2012
 
Dead of Winter
3.86
The greatest strength of the book at the same time is also its weakness: length and complexity. Several times I wished the author would get to the poi ...more
Jan 14, 2015
Dec 05, 2012
 
End of Dreams (The Immortal Destiny, #1)
4.03
This book was definitely a surprise. From the cover I feared it might me to soft and romantic, but the story packed a lot of action and wasn't squeami ...more
Dec 29, 2013
Dec 23, 2013
 
Enter, Night
3.77
What a great novel! I had to add this one immediately to my favorites shelf.

Enter, Night is not only a story about vampires, but also a thriller and a
...more
Jul 13, 2012
Nov 29, 2011
 
Crawl
3.67
This story was capital FUN to read.
I admired the main character, Juliet, for her strength and will to survive. We get a first glimpse of that trait wh
...more
Apr 07, 2014
Feb 23, 2014
 
Graveyard Scavenger Hunt
4.71
This book was so much fun! It has just the right balance between scary and funny scenes, and I'm sure young readers will be eager to join Pete on his ...more
Jun 15, 2014
Jun 15, 2014
 
A Header Tale, Part II
4.19
This story is what I call a "Spalter" or splitter (is that the right translation?) - meaning you will either love or hate it, no other options possibl ...more
Feb 12, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
 
Kumquat
4.47
This book completely took me by surprise and I love it! While the premise is really depressing (the female character is going to die sometime soon fro ...more
Jul 06, 2014
Jul 03, 2014
 
Vampire Apocalypse: Trail of Tears (Vampire Apocalypse #4)
4.21
At last, the Vampire Apocalypse continues... It took some pages to get reacquainted with familiar characters, and I would have wished for a short retr ...more
May 25, 2014
May 15, 2014
 
Das Graveyard Buch
4.09
Hach, war das wieder schoen! Eine wunderbare (wie vom Autor nicht anders erwartet) fantastische Geschichte mit vielen originellen Ideen, erfrischend a ...more
Jan 29, 2015
Jan 25, 2015
 
Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis
4.71
A new adventure awaits Captain No Beard and his motley crew. This time, they set sail to the North, where the Captain discovers the colorful Aurora Bo ...more
Oct 28, 2014
Oct 28, 2014
 
Core of Evil
3.56
This was a spontaneous purchase from a rummage table. I had never heard of the author or book before, but the premise caught my attention and I though ...more
Jun 27, 2014
Jun 20, 2014
 
Meritropolis
3.70
In Meritropolis, each week people are marked with a merit score determining their value to society. Those with a too low score are sent outside the ci ...more
Oct 20, 2014
Oct 08, 2014
 
Candles Burning
3.26
I read some of Tabitha King's novels as a teenager and really enjoyed them. This novel is quite different from her earlier work, which is understandab ...more
Jun 27, 2011
Jun 16, 2011
 
Motherless Child
3.65
Being tempted by the praising reviews I had great expectations about this book, and was disappointed to find that I could not relate to it as much as ...more
Feb 08, 2013
Nov 13, 2012
 
The Dark Servant
4.00
This book delivers a good old-fashioned monster tale, where the creature is after some children. However, this one comes with a twist, as the creature ...more
Dec 28, 2014
Oct 30, 2014
 
Blood Mountain
3.31
I was really surprised, and positively surprised at that, by this novel. I always regard unknown authors with suspicion, "hoping for the best but expe ...more
Oct 07, 2011
Sep 15, 2011
 
Curse of the Chupacabra (Chupacabra Series #2)
4.46
The second installment in the Chupacabra series left me with a kind of dilemma: reading the first half of the book, I wondered if the author had secre ...more
Feb 14, 2014
Feb 05, 2014
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