Posts tagged Horror

Mysterious Book Report No. 338 – Dangerou...

Mysterious book rport Dangerous Boys

Dangerous Boys by Greg F. Gifune Down & Out Books, PB, $17.95, 308 pages, ISBN 978-1-946502-52-0 In the summer of 1984, a series of heat waves blasted the northeast United States in rapid succession, one after another.  It’s particularly hot in the old whaling port of New Bedford, Massachusetts, where the usual cooling ocean breezes […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 259 – The City...

Mysterious Book Report The City Of Mirrors

The City of Mirrors by Justin Cronin Ballentine Books/Random House, $28.00, 598 pages, ISBN 978-0-345-50500-2 Hey out there . . . it’s October . . . the month of election surprises, all Hallows Eve and the Day of the Dead.  Here in America, most folks celebrate by dressing their kids up in weird or outlandish […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 240 – A Song O...

Mysterious Book Report A Song Of Shadows

A Song of Shadows by John Connolly Emily Bestler Books/ATRIA- Simon & Schuster, $26.99, 436 pages, ISBN 978-1-5011-1828-9 As a long-time fan of crime fiction and the other-worldlyness of the supernatural genres, I’ve been fascinated by the work of Irish writer John Connolly and his Charlie Parker series (which is a blending of the two […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 214 – The Devi...

Mysterious Book Report The Devil’s Detective

The Devil’s Detective by Simon Kurt Unsworth Doubleday/Random House, $25.95, 358 pages, ISBN 978-0-091956-51-6 We’re continuing with our Freak-Fest of weird reads in observance of Halloween, and you’d better brace yourself . . . because this one’s gonna be a wild ride. So far this month, we’ve covered fallen angels and a shattered New York […]