Matilda Reviews: Psycho by Robert Bloch

Genre: Horror Published: 1959 Blurb It was a dark and stormy night when Mary Crane glimpsed the unlit neon sign announcing the vacancy at the Bates motel. Exhausted, lost, and at the end of her rope, she was eager for a hot shower and a bed for the night. Her room was musty but clean… Continue reading Matilda Reviews: Psycho by Robert Bloch

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Matilda Reviews: NOS4A2 by Joe Hill

I read on a book blog last month that Joe Hill's NOS4A2 was being described as a "masterpiece." Pretty tempting, right? So after reading a synopsis, I decided to add it to my horror month repertoire, and I'm so glad I did. It truly was an outstanding novel for many reasons. Here's the synopsis from Goodreads: Victoria… Continue reading Matilda Reviews: NOS4A2 by Joe Hill

Review: The Shining by Stephen King

I see now why The Shining is one of Stephen King's classics.  It features a wide variety of creepy things: ghosts, a slow descent into madness, wasps, extreme isolation, murder, blood, psychic ability, hedge animals coming to life...  I mean, there's something in there that's bound to give you a thrill. (And if not, then you are… Continue reading Review: The Shining by Stephen King