Tag: horror books
On reading: Nothing but Blackened Teeth by Cassandra Khaw
A perfectly chilling ghost story that takes Jackson vibes and pulls them into a modern, gruesome tale.
On reading: The Book of Accidents by Chuck Wendig
Another brilliant outing for Wendig, and well worth picking up and diving into as we approach spooky season.
On reading: My Heart Is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones
A slasher tale that punches you in the gut with a fist full of heart.
On reading: The Deep by Alma Katsu
Katsu’s historical horror brings a supernatural tale to the real life tragedies of large boats in larger seas
On reading: The Five Turns of the Wheel by Stephanie Ellis
Ellis turns her hands to folk horror, drenching it in fire and blood. Enter the countryside at your own risk.
On reading: Tender Is the Flesh by Agustina Bazterrica
Bazterrica created a clinical, brutal, horrific dystopia that made me mentally and physically squirm.
On reading: My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix
Hendrix gives us a brilliant, smart ode to the ’80s, a tender coming-of-age story drenched in horror, with brilliant moments of comedy.
On reading: Coyote Songs by Gabino Iglesias
Iglesias’ brutal, beautiful Coyote Songs pulls no punches in a powerful look at life on the border.
On reading: The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones
A horrific, brutal, beautiful book, sure to hit the 2020 horror best-of lists.