Category Archives: Horror

The Birth of Kitaro by Shigeru Mizuki

        The Birth of Kitaro by Shigeru Mizuki, translated by Zack Davisson. Drawn & Quarterly, 2016. 9781770462281 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Fantasy/horror What did you like about … Continue reading

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Uncanny by David Macinnis Gill

 Uncanny by David Macinnis Gill, Greenwillow, 2017. 9780062290168 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Horror What did you like about the book? I never read horror, so I didn’t expect to like … Continue reading

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Olive and the Backstage Ghost – Michelle Schusterman

       Olive and the Backstage Ghost – Michelle Schusterman, Random House, (9780399550669), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Horror What did you like about the book?  Olive is a young … Continue reading

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There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

     There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins, Dutton Books, (9780525426011), 2017 Format:  Hardcover Rating 1-5: (5 is an excellent or starred review): 1 Genre: Mystery/Suspense, Horror What did you like about the book? Not a lot.  I … Continue reading

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Polaris – Michael Northrop

  Polaris – Michael Northrop, Scholastic Press, (9780545297165), October 31, 2017 Format: paperback uncorrected proof Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: science fiction (subject headings inside book don’t indicate this, but it is!) What did you like about … Continue reading

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Poe: Stories and Poems: A Graphic Novel Adaptation – Gareth Hinds

     Poe: Stories and Poems: A Graphic Novel Adaptation – Gareth Hinds. Candlewick, 2017. 9780763681128 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Horror What did you like about the book? Four stories and … Continue reading

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Frozen Charlotte, written by Alex Bell

       Frozen Charlotte, written by Alex Bell, Published by Scholastic Press, (9780545941082), 2016 (UK edition 2014) Format: Hardcover Rating: 4 Genre:  Horror What did you like about the book?  The plot doesn’t rely solely on horror – there’s … Continue reading

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