Category Archives: Horror

The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Horwitz

The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Horwitz. Algonquin Young Readers, 2021. 9781643751337 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy ,What did you like about the book? Clementine Morcerous is future Dark Lord … Continue reading

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The Way Back by Gavriel Savit

The Way Back by Gavriel Savit. Alfred A. Knopf, 2020. 9781984894625 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy/horror/folklore What did you like about the book? Two children from the tiny village of Tupik … Continue reading

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Curse of the Evil Librarian – Michelle Knudsen

 Curse of the Evil Librarian – Michelle Knudsen, Candlewick Press, 9781536215823, c2019, 2021 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy, Horror, Romance What did you like about the book?  This is a very … Continue reading

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The Beast and the Bethany by Jack Meggitt-Phillips, illustrated by Isabelle Follath

The Beast and the Bethany by Jack Meggitt-Phillips, illustrated by Isabelle Follath. Aladdin, 2020. 9781534478893 Format: ARC (12/20 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Fantasy/horror What did you like about the book? Ebenezer … Continue reading

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Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell by Illustratus

  Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell  by Illustratus, Chronicle Books, 9781452171289, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or Starred review)- 4 Genre: Horror What did you like about the book? When you first begin to read … Continue reading

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The Sisters of Straygarden Place by Hayley Chewins

The Sisters of Straygarden Place by Hayley Chewins. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536212273 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Ghosts/horror/fantasy What did you like about the book? When Mayhap and Pavonine Ballastian’s older sister Winnow … Continue reading

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Frankenstein – Mary Shelley, adapted by M. Chandler, illustrated by Linus Liu

    Frankenstein (Manga Classics) – Mary Shelley, adapted by M. Chandler, illustrated by Linus Liu, Manga Classics, 9781947808164, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre: Science Fiction (Graphic Novel) What did you like about the book? Frankenstein is … Continue reading

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Embassy of the Dead by Will Mabbitt, illustrated by Taryn Knight

Embassy of the Dead by Will Mabbitt, illustrated by Taryn Knight. Walker Books, 2020. 9781536210477 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Horror What did you like about the book? It seems there are … Continue reading

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Unbirthday: A Twisted Tale Liz Braswell

Unbirthday: A Twisted Tale Liz Braswell. Disney Hyperion (9781484781319), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Fantasy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? In this dark twist on Alice in Wonderland, 18-year … Continue reading

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The Girl and the Ghost by Hanna Alkaf

 The Girl and the Ghost by Hanna Alkaf, Harper (an imprint of Harper Collins), 9780062940957, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Horror? What did you like about the book?  I really hesitate … Continue reading

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