book review, fantasy, short story

The Fae Of Darkwood by Ben McQueeney

My first introduction to the author’s fantasy world of Tellusm, but definitely not my last. Rehan is a barber, which means he also performs minor medical procedures and is more or less a doctor. Due to his interest in healing, he dissects bodies to learn more about them. When he hears about some fresh specimens,… Continue reading The Fae Of Darkwood by Ben McQueeney

book review, horror

Sole Survivor by Zachary Ashford

You better watch the trees, because drop bears are real, and they’re coming to get you. After their plane crashes, a group of reality show contestants are stranded on a beautiful uninhabited island. However, they happen to have stumbled upon the home of a species of large, carnivorous, koala like marsupials, and these drop bears… Continue reading Sole Survivor by Zachary Ashford

book review, fiction

Best book of the half year goes to…

I’ve seen a lot of these posts floating around recently, and since I’ve just finished reading my 100th book this year, and it’s a little over half way through 2020, I thought I’d join in. I’ve read twelve 5 Dog books so far this year. Listing them in order of completion; 1. Dead Meat: Day… Continue reading Best book of the half year goes to…

book review, horror, short story

Chills and Creeps Volume 2 by Nick Clausen

Clausen surpasses his first collection of short stories with 8 even creepier, more chilling tales in this second volume. The collection starts with Babysitter, a tense story about Julie, and her first time minding the children of a new client. It’s stories like this one that make me think reading horror in the dark at… Continue reading Chills and Creeps Volume 2 by Nick Clausen

book review, fantasy, science fiction, young adult

The Girl in the Storm by Ceri A Lowe

The weather has improved, but the storms still rage for those in the Community, in the second book of the Paradigm trilogy. 15 year old Alice Davenport, one of the first people to return to the surface after the waters that destroyed the old world receded, is now living domestic misery with fellow scout, Filip,… Continue reading The Girl in the Storm by Ceri A Lowe