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Review: The Troop by Nick Cutter

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Horror/Adult Fiction/Thriller/Science Fiction 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 an unexpected intruder—shockingly thin, disturbingly pale, and voraciously hungry—stumbles upon their campsite, Tim […]

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Review: The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty (#1 The Exorcist)

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Horror/Classics/Fantasy/Paranormal/Thriller Father Damien Karras: ‘Where is Regan?’  Regan MacNeil: ‘In here. With us.’ The terror begins unobtrusively. Noises in the attic. In the child’s room, an odd smell, the displacement of furniture, an icy chill. At first, easy explanations are offered. Then frightening changes begin to appear in eleven-year-old Regan. Medical tests […]

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Review: The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Horror/Thriller/Mystery/Suspense Seven-year-old Wen and her parents, Eric and Andrew, are vacationing at a remote cabin on a quiet New Hampshire lake. Their closest neighbors are more than two miles in either direction along a rutted dirt road. One afternoon, as Wen catches grasshoppers in the front yard, a stranger unexpectedly appears in […]

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Review: Hannibal by Thomas Harris (#3 Hannibal Lecter)

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Horror/Thriller/Mystery Years after his escape, posing as scholarly Dr. Fell, curator of a grand family’s palazzo, Hannibal lives the good life in Florence, playing lovely tunes by serial killer/composer Henry VIII and killing hardly anyone himself. Clarice is unluckier: in the novel’s action-film-like opening scene, she survives an FBI shootout gone wrong, […]

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Book Review: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris (#2 Hannibal Lecter)

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Horror/Thriller/Mystery A serial murderer known only by a grotesquely apt nickname—Buffalo Bill—is stalking women. He has a purpose, but no one can fathom it, for the bodies are discovered in different states. Clarice Starling, a young trainee at the FBI Academy, is surprised to be summoned by Jack Crawford, chief of the […]

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Book Review: Red Dragon by Thomas Harris (#1 Hannibal Lecter)

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Horror/Thriller/Mystery A second family has been massacred by the terrifying serial killer the press has christened “The Tooth Fairy”. Special Agent Jack Crawford turns to the one man who can help restart a failed investigation?Will Graham. Graham is the greatest profiler the FBI ever had, but the physical and mental scars of […]

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