The Forgotten Island by David Sodergren

Synopsis When Ana Logan agrees to go on holiday to Thailand with her estranged sister Rachel, she hopes it will be a way for them to reconnect after years of drifting apart. But now, stranded on a seemingly deserted island paradise with no radio and no food, reconciliation becomes a desperate fight for survival. For when night falls on The Forgotten Island, the dark secrets … Continue reading The Forgotten Island by David Sodergren

Hellbound: Hellraiser 2

Warning: Review may contain spoilers of the movie! Synopsis Kirsty is brought to an institution after the horrible events of Hellraiser (1987), where the occult-obsessive head doctor resurrects Julia and unleashes the Cenobites and their demonic underworld. My Review I quite enjoyed this movie, though to be honest– not as much as I enjoyed the first Hellraiser. The movie starts with a sort of re-cap of the … Continue reading Hellbound: Hellraiser 2

Nothing But Blackened Teeth by Cassandra Khaw

Synopsis A Heian-era mansion stands abandoned, its foundations resting on the bones of a bride and its walls packed with the remains of the girls sacrificed to keep her company. It’s the perfect wedding venue for a group of thrill-seeking friends. But a night of food, drinks, and games quickly spirals into a nightmare. For lurking in the shadows is the ghost bride with a … Continue reading Nothing But Blackened Teeth by Cassandra Khaw

Hollow Bones by B. Narr

Synopsis Ornithologists Danielle Wright and Luca Navarro are trying to save the Caddo Lake wetlands from an oil pipeline. Local boat tour guide Harper Benoit is trying to save her family business from collapse. None of them know that there’s something much deadlier on the horizon. Not yet. When the swamp starts drying up, and people start going missing, the three women must find the … Continue reading Hollow Bones by B. Narr

Chopping Spree by Angela Sylvaine

Synopsis Eden Hills, Minnesota is famous for one thing—its ’80s inspired Fashion Mall. When high school junior, Penny, lands a job at one of its trendy stores, she notices her teen coworkers all wear a strange symbol they won’t explain. Suspicious but wanting to belong, she agrees to stay after closing for a party in the closed store. Her fun turns to terror when Penny … Continue reading Chopping Spree by Angela Sylvaine

The Deep by Alma Katsu

Synopsis Someone, or something, is haunting the Titanic. This is the only way to explain the series of misfortunes that have plagued the passengers of the ship from the moment they set sail: mysterious disappearances, sudden deaths. Now suspended in an eerie, unsettling twilight zone during the four days of the liner’s illustrious maiden voyage, a number of the passengers – including millionaires Madeleine Astor and Benjamin Guggenheim, the … Continue reading The Deep by Alma Katsu

The Dark Game by Jonathan Janz

Synopsis Ten writers are selected for a summer-long writing retreat with the most celebrated and reclusive author in the world. Their host is the legendary Roderick Wells. Handsome, enigmatic, and fiendishly talented, Wells promises to teach his pupils about writing, about magic, about the untapped potential that each of them possesses. Most of all, he plans to teach them about the darkness in their hearts. … Continue reading The Dark Game by Jonathan Janz

Movie Review: Hellraiser (1987)

Warning: This review may contain spoilers! Movie Synopsis: A woman discovers the newly resurrected, partially formed, body of her brother-in-law. She starts killing for him to revitalize his body so he can escape the demonic beings that are pursuing him after he escaped their sadistic underworld. My Review Hellraiser is a movie I have always loved. From my first viewing of it– to even now … Continue reading Movie Review: Hellraiser (1987)

Game Review: Layers of Fear

Synopsis Layers of Fear is a first-person psychedelic horror game with a heavy focus on story and exploration. Players take control of a painter whose sole purpose is to finish his Magnum Opus. The player must navigate through both a constantly changing Victorian-era mansion and ghastly visions of the painter’s fragile and crumbling psyche. A Game by Bloober Team My Review: Layers of Fear is … Continue reading Game Review: Layers of Fear

Dreamcatcher by Stephen King

Synopsis Twenty-five years after saving a Down’s- Syndrome kid from bullies, Beave, Henry, Pete, and Jonesy– now med with separate lives and separate problems– reunite in the woods of Maine for their annual hunting trip. But when a stranger stumbles into their camp, disoriented and mumbling something about lights in the sky, chaos erupts. Soon, the four friends are plunged into a horrifying struggle with … Continue reading Dreamcatcher by Stephen King