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300 Followers Q&A: Body Parts, Favourites & Horror

We have finally hit 300 followers! You are all brilliant and thank you so much for putting up with me. So, because I hit 300, I am going to let you interrogate the crap out of me and answer all of the questions you sent me. I will give the people who asked questions a… Continue reading 300 Followers Q&A: Body Parts, Favourites & Horror

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REVIEW: Horrorstör by Grady Hendrix

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "Something strange is happening at the Orsk furniture superstore in Cleveland, Ohio. Every morning, employees arrive to find broken Kjerring bookshelves, shattered Glans water goblets, and smashed Liripip wardrobes. Sales are down, security cameras reveal nothing, and store managers are panicking. To unravel the mystery, three employees volunteer to work a… Continue reading REVIEW: Horrorstör by Grady Hendrix

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Recipe: How to Make Realistic Blood Cocktails

I love the idea of blood cocktails, the more realistic the better, especially when it is coming into the Halloween season. So I did some research and a few experiments with my shiny new blender and I think I have created the most realistic blood cocktail possible, both in texture and in colour. You might… Continue reading Recipe: How to Make Realistic Blood Cocktails

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ARC REVIEW: I AM BEHIND YOU By John Ajvide Lindqvist

Synopsis: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "A supernatural superthriller from the author of Let the Right One In Molly wakes her mother to go to the toilet. The campsite is strangely blank. The toilet block has gone. Everything else has gone too. This is a place with no sun. No god. Just four families remain. Each has done… Continue reading ARC REVIEW: I AM BEHIND YOU By John Ajvide Lindqvist

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Waiting for Wednesday: I am Behind You by John Ajvide Lindqvist

Book Synopsis: "A supernatural superthriller from the author of Let the Right One In Molly wakes her mother to go to the toilet. The campsite is strangely blank. The toilet block has gone. Everything else has gone too. This is a place with no sun. No god. Just four families remain. Each has done something to… Continue reading Waiting for Wednesday: I am Behind You by John Ajvide Lindqvist

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Dark Reads of the Month: July

July was a mixed month for reading for me. I blame the sunshine. I read 6 books this month but none of them were books that I planned to read because I kept getting distracted by pretty short story collections and rereads. At least I had a great time. I will have a few interesting… Continue reading Dark Reads of the Month: July

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A King Hater Reads King: The Shining

This might be a surprise to a lot of people but I hadn't read The Shining before this month. I loved the film with Jack Nicholson but when it came to the book my view on King's work has been seriously tainted so I just didn't bother reading it even though I owned a copy.… Continue reading A King Hater Reads King: The Shining

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TBR Spotlight: Japanese Horror & Thriller

I have been on a bit of a quest lately to find more diverse horror novels from around the world and this seemed like a perfect excuse to add lots of books to my to-read list from my favourite subgenre of horror and thriller: J-horror. I generally read A LOT of Japanese literature and I… Continue reading TBR Spotlight: Japanese Horror & Thriller

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REVIEW: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

Synopsis: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "A single mother turns up dead at the bottom of the river that runs through town. Earlier in the summer, a vulnerable teenage girl met the same fate. They are not the first women lost to these dark waters, but their deaths disturb the river and its history, dredging up secrets… Continue reading REVIEW: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

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Dark Reads of the Month: May

This is a series that I started on Goth Amino in December and decided to add to my proper blog. It isn't really a wrap up, I just read a pile of books (9 this month) and then pick out 3 of the darkest and most interesting. It gives me the chance to discuss and… Continue reading Dark Reads of the Month: May