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Ugly As Sin
4.13
it was amazing
I didn't really know what to expect when I started this book, but something about the summary got my interest. Definitely not the fact that the main c ...more
May 18, 2017
Apr 29, 2017
 
******
3.80
liked it
This was a subtle but all the more suspenseful story. A father, mother and son sit together reading when a forceful storm begins and they hear a stran ...more
Nov 23, 2013
Nov 24, 2013
 
They Are Among Us
3.74
really liked it
A great new vampire thriller, this book presents yet another take on the vampire genre. It was well-written, with lots of blood, but also a complex pl ...more
Jul 2015
Jun 10, 2015
 
Skinner
3.44
liked it
A couple of friends on their way to spend the weekend together, a creepy gas station on their way, a car accident that leaves them stranded in the mid ...more
Sep 05, 2015
Aug 29, 2015
 
Blood Mountain
3.34
it was amazing
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
 
Pop Goes the Weasel (Helen Grace, #2)
4.13
really liked it
The second installment in the Helen Grace series deals with a new grisly murder series, but also with the aftermath of the happenings in book one. Bot ...more
Nov 08, 2015
Sep 17, 2015
 
Dead on the Bones: Pulp on Fire
3.68
liked it
This was a very interesting collection and nice introduction to the origins of the pulp genre, which I was too young (or not yet there at all ;) to ex ...more
Oct 20, 2016
Sep 23, 2016
 
Evil and the Details (The Iron Eagle #2)
4.59
really liked it
This second installment in a series about The Iron Eagle, a killer of killers, had me in its grip from the first page. Though I had some trouble sorti ...more
Sep 21, 2014
Sep 11, 2014
 
Stainless
3.58
did not like it
I desperately wanted to like this novel and regarding the positive ratings it received so far, I now feel like an alien misfit stumbling into the wron ...more
Aug 31, 2014
Jul 02, 2008
 
Last Train from Perdition
4.19
really liked it
Trevor Lawson, the vampire gunslinger for hire, is back and he gets a new assignment: bring back the 'black sheep' son of a wealthy man. So Trevor and ...more
Jul 20, 2016
Mar 21, 2016
 
Within
3.78
really liked it
A town with a dark history...when a new resident moves into the old dilapidated Upshaw Mansion, history comes alive again in Mesa Rapids. Affecting it ...more
Apr 18, 2015
Apr 10, 2015
 
Shadowshift
4.17
really liked it
'Shadowshift' is not long in terms of a novel. But where other books contain expletives or linger with sideshows, this story is just the opposite. Cra ...more
Apr 12, 2015
Apr 10, 2015
 
Friends in Dark Corners
4.29
really liked it
**spoiler alert** I did not know what to expect from this book, as the summary does not give away too much, which is a good thing! The story starts li ...more
Jun 14, 2014
May 27, 2014
 
Precious Blood
3.07
liked it
Actually, Precious Blood is a sequel to Sweet Blood, which I have not (yet) read. But fortunately, it is not necessary to read the first part in order ...more
Oct 11, 2011
Sep 01, 2011
 
Blood and Whiskey (The Cowboy and the Vampire, #2)
4.45
it was amazing
This sequel to 'The Cowboy and the Vampire', which I honestly did not expect to be written ever after such a long time, was truly worth waiting for. A ...more
Oct 19, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
 
Demon's Blood (Spiral of Deception, #1)
4.06
liked it
I was lucky to win this book as a GR giveaway. To be honest, this book covered the whole range: I hated it, I loved it, and everything in between...

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Apr 09, 2012
Mar 14, 2012
 
Red Dust: The Seven
3.94
really liked it
I've read the first five stories of the series a while ago - thanks to the generous authors - and was happy to get a copy of the omnibus as well. Howe ...more
Jun 09, 2016
Aug 23, 2015
 
The Vampire Tapestry
3.58
liked it
Another one of those books I purchased years ago and then forgot about... Reading everywhere what a great book this is, I finally picked it up for rea ...more
Mar 20, 2012
Jul 02, 2008
 
Motherless Child
3.61
liked it
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
 
Halloween Carnival Volume 1
3.81
liked it
The first in a new series of short story collections, Halloween Carnival is the perfect read to get in the mood for Halloween. And just like the sweet ...more
Sep 30, 2017
Jun 15, 2017
 
On the Lips of Children
3.65
really liked it
This was a very disturbing piece of horror - just the way I like it! The prologue also works perfectly as an outstanding short story. It easily sucks ...more
Nov 16, 2013
Nov 04, 2013
 
Quiet Neighbors
3.48
really liked it
The first few pages got me hooked, and I couldn't put the book down. When June flees from her life and a secret in London, she finds rescue and a frie ...more
Dec 24, 2015
Nov 15, 2015
 
Doll Face
3.37
liked it
It started with a well-known premise: some people taking a short-cut and ending up in a nightmare. But from then on, it was everything but usual and f ...more
Jun 13, 2015
May 30, 2015
 
The Ghost of Christmas Past
4.62
liked it
Who doesn't know Dickens' classic tale about the three ghosts of Christmas? With this story, the author made an attempt at adding to the Christmas spi ...more
Sep 23, 2016
Feb 05, 2014
 
Curse of the Chupacabra (Chupacabra Series #2)
4.32
really liked it
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
 
Kumquat
4.21
it was amazing
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
 
The Thin Veil
4.16
really liked it
I grabbed this novella because it was available for free, and started reading immediately after downloading, which is a very rare and unusual thing fo ...more
Jul 16, 2013
Jul 13, 2013
 
Die Zelle
3.66
really liked it
Schon am Anfang verbreitet das Buch eine fast unerträgliche Spannung: durch Zufall entdeckt der elfjährige Sammy in einem Tunnel eine Kammer, in der e ...more
Feb 08, 2016
Feb 04, 2016
 
Bücher öffnen Welten
4.21
really liked it
Ich habe mir das Buch schenken lassen, weil ich das Puzzle mit dem Motiv des großen bunten Bücherregals besitze und das Bild absolut faszinierend find ...more
Apr 15, 2013
Jan 07, 2013
 
Last Night Out
3.83
it was ok
As the author suggests in his after-word, some people will love this story while others may hate it. While I don't really hate 'Last Night Out', I mus ...more
Mar 06, 2016
Mar 06, 2016
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