Review: Devil’s Cove by R.C. Matthews

Devil’s Cove by R.C. Matthews
Series:  Tortured Souls (# 1)
Release Date: August 29, 2016
Publisher: Crimson Romance
Pages: 300
Source: book provided by the publisher for review



Shrouded in unspeakable horror and spoken of only in whispers, the abandoned Devil’s Cove Manor lures Captain Devlin Limmerick and his unquenchable thirst for revenge to its doors. Feared as the Devil on the high seas, the pirate’s desire to avenge his past is matched only by his hunger for the powerful young medium he has coerced to aid him in his nefarious quest.


Review: The Creepers: Born in Winter by Norman Dixon Jr.

The Creepers: Born in Winter by Norman Dixon Jr.
Series: The Creepers (# 1)
Release Date: July 20, 2014
Publisher: Permuted Press
Pages: 281
Source: book provided by the publisher for review



Bobby’s whole life has been about surviving in the aftermath of the First War. The Folks taught him about the Creepers. Ol’ Randy taught him how to kill them, how to hide from them, and how to protect himself from their bite.


Review: Magick & Misery by Lincoln Crisler

Magick & Misery by Lincoln Crisler
Release Date: August 1, 2009
Publisher: Black Bed Sheet Books
Pages: 84
Source: book provided by the author for review

In this collection of stories, Lincoln takes the reader on a series of startling journeys……some a bit uncomfortable, while others downright horrifying. He has seemingly channeled the angst and darkness from his personal and wartime experience into several tales of dark fiction, myth, and terror. -from the foreward by Timothy Deal



Review: A Place To Fear by G.M. Hague

A Place To Fear by G.M. Hague
Release date: October 1, 2013
Publisher: Momentum
Pages: 564
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

There are odd, frightening lights hovering above the river and crop circles in the fields. The strange sightings aren’t just limited to the night sky, however. Glimpses of ghostly apparitions are seen through the windows of shuttered houses – the tortured spirits of people only recently buried. The situation gets rapidly worse as the eerie lights are more brazen, the dead are seen walking the streets late at night and in the local cemetery the soil over the graves is starting to stir …

There is no escape for Michael Garrett and Kerry Wentworth, two newcomers to Hickory.


Review: Sinful Truth by Regina Cole

Sinful Truth by Regina Cole
Release Date: April 20, 2012
Publisher:  Ellora’s Cave
Pages: 73
Source:  book provided by publisher for review

Bryerly Keats just wants a fresh start. Instead she discovers a group of men who prey on women, devouring them to gain powers and immortality. When the men set their sights on Bry, she’s rescued by Verum the Truth Keeper, an ancient being who sees all, knows all and bears the ugly truths of the world on his broad, lonely shoulders.


Review: Bitten by Dan O’Brien

Bitten by Dan O’Brien
Series: Laurent Westlake Mysteries
Release Date: September 10, 2011
Publisher:  CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 236
Source:  Publisher

A predator stalks a cold northern Minnesotan town. There is talk of wolves walking on two legs and attacking people in the deep woods. Lauren Westlake, resourceful and determined F.B.I Agent, has found a connection between the strange murders in the north and a case file almost a hundred years old. Traveling to the cold north, she begins an investigation that spirals deep into the darkness of mythology and nightmares.


Review: Evil Stalks The Night by Kathryn Meyer Griffith

Evil Stalks The Night by Kathryn Meyer Griffith
Release Date: Original Dec. 1985, Revised May 31, 2012
Publisher:  Damnation Books, LLC.
Pages: 296
Source:  ebook provided by the author

Twenty years ago psychic Sarah Summers fled from the evil that lurked in the woods behind her childhood home after it killed most of her family, but a nasty divorce and financial hardships forced her back when nothing else could have. With her son, Jeremy, she returns to her grandmother’s dilapidated house and tries to begin a new life.


Review: Blood Forge by Kathryn Meyer Griffith

Blood Forge: Revised Author's EditionBlood Forge by Kathryn Meyer Griffith
Release Date: February 27,2012
Publisher: Damnation Books, LLC.
Pages: 248
Source: author



An ancient snake-demon lays trapped behind the stone walls of an Incan prison, for centuries demanding blood sacrifices and scheming to escape. Then it discovers a pathway into the world of men, forging itself into a malevolent 357 Colt Python, and making itself capable of incomparable destruction and misery. Through decades it torments, decimates, the unfortunate people whose lives it comes into until a loving married couple, Emily and Sam Walters, have enough love and faith–and the help of a mysterious priest who’s much more than he appears to be–to fight against and destroy it forever…and to send it back to hell where it belongs.


Review: Pages of Promises by Stephen James Price

Pages of Promises: A Collection of Dark Fiction by Stephen James Price
Release Date: June 5, 2010
Publisher: Haunted Computer Books

Page Count:  232 pages
Source: book provided by the author 

Pages of Promises is a collection of 14 dark, speculative fiction stories straight out of the twisted imagination of Stephen James Price. From a paean to Stephen King to the child of a serial killer, Price explores dark corners of the human heart with wit and skill.


Review: Cry of the Fallen (The Black Chronicles) by Joel M. Andre

Cry of the Fallen by Joel M. Andre
Series: The Black Chronicles
Release Date: August 21, 2010
Publisher: Darkcountry Publications
Page Count: 112
Source: Partners In Crime Tours

All around her Lauren Bruni is faced with destruction. Her marriage has ended, and her professional life is at the breaking point. For Lauren, this is only the beginning of her pain.

In the small town of Cottonwood, AZ everything seems to be headed in the same direction.