Quote of the Day – October 9, 2019

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“For a moment she remained trembling and reeling to and fro upon the threshold, then, with a low moaning cry, fell heavily inward upon the person of her brother, and in her violent and now final death-agonies, bore him to the floor a corpse, and a victim to the terrors he had anticipated.”

—Edgar Allan Poe, The Fall of the House of Usher

Quote of the Day – October 5, 2019

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“There is something at work in my soul, which I do not understand.”
― Mary Shelley, Frankenstein

Quote of the Day – October 4, 2019

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“I am like a small creature swallowed whole by a monster, she thought, and the monster feels my tiny little movements inside.”
Shirley Jackson, The Haunting of Hill House

Book Review: Abigale Hall by Lauren A. Forry

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 366 pages

Published: January 24, 2012

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing

Genre: Fiction & Literature, Mystery & Thrillers, Horror  Continue reading “Book Review: Abigale Hall by Lauren A. Forry”

Book Review: We Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

Format: Paperback

Pages: 158 pages

Published: 1962

Publisher: Penguin Books

Genre: Classics, Fiction & Literature, Horror Continue reading “Book Review: We Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson”

Celebrating Frankenstein

This month marks the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s most popular novel, Frankenstein. For generations, Shelley’s novel has managed to make a name for itself in all forms of literature.

This absolutely one of may favorite books! I never been a big fan of science fiction. But, I consider Frankenstein to be the one novel that sets apart from the other Sci-Fi books. The themes of morality and arrogance are so prevalent, it makes this story so relevant to this day. So in honor of this great achievement, here are some beautifully written quotes and read why Frankenstein is considered to be the best horror story of its time. Continue reading “Celebrating Frankenstein”

Book Review: Unknown Sender by Ryan Lanz

Unknown Sender Format: E-Book

Pages:  25 pages

Publisher: Applebury Press

Published: June 5, 2015

Genre: Mystery & Thriller

Synopsis:

Jessica’s world revolves around studying at college and affording prepackaged meals, which leaves little time for socializing. In fact, she is quite content without being noticed, which only makes the attention of a mystery texter all the more unwanted.

She isn’t unfamiliar with strange advances, but this is something entirely different. This person knows things about her. Things beyond just an average stalker.

Even after all that, Jessica would be much more content to forget than discover who is chasing her, electronically or otherwise. Eventually, she finds out that she can’t outrun her past.” 
Continue reading “Book Review: Unknown Sender by Ryan Lanz”