Final Girls

FINAL GIRLS Written by Riley Sager Published by Dutton, July 11, 2017 My star rating: 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS:        Ten years ago, college student Quincy Carpenter went on vacation with five friends and came back alone, the only survivor of a horror movie–scale massacre. In an instant, she became a member of…

The Fireman

THE FIREMAN Written by Joe Hill Published by William Morrow, January 3, 2017 My star rating: 3.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: The fireman is coming. Stay cool. No one knows exactly when it began or where it originated. A terrifying new plague is spreading like wildfire across the country, striking cities one by one: Boston, Detroit,…

Top 5 Spooky Reads!

I’ve been waiting all year long for this topic! I could talk about creepy reads at any time of the year, but October just feels right. I decided to dive head first into some well reviewed horror reads and I’m enjoying it immensely!! Who knows, maybe I’ll continue to read some in November. The atmosphere…

The Troop

THE TROOP Written by Nick Cutter Published by Gallery Books, February 2014 My star rating: 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Once a year, scoutmaster Tim Riggs leads a troop of boys into the Canadian wilderness for a three-day camping trip—a tradition as comforting and reliable as a good ghost story and a roaring bonfire. But when…

Marina

MARINA Written by Carlos Ruiz Zafon Published by Little Brown, July 22, 2014 (Originally published in Spain in 1999. Translated and published in Canada in 2014) My star rating: 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: In May 1980, fifteen-year-old Oscar Drai suddenly vanishes from his barding school in Barcelona. For seven days and seven nights no one…

My Best Friend’s Exorcism

MY BEST FRIEND’S EXORCISM Written by Grady Hendrix Published by Quirk Books, July 11, 2017 My star rating: 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Abby and Gretchen have been best friends since fifth grade, when they bonded over a shared love of E.T., roller-skating parties, and scratch-and-sniff stickers. But when they arrive at high school, things change….