Click here to read my review of JRJ’s intensely dark, virtuosic collection: Entropy in BloomRead more "Entropy in Bloom by Jeremy Robert Johnson (review)"
Abigale Hall Lauren A. Forry Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. April 2017 Reviewed by William Grabowski [first published on Hellnotes-dot-com for 21 March 2017] I had thought it not possible for any contemporary writer to be able to retrieve the feelings of gloom and dread encountered in such iconic novels as du Maurier’s Rebecca, Brontë’s Wuthering Heights, […]Read more "Abigale Hall by Lauren A. Forry (review)"
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My review of Ben Okri’s exceptional Man Booker Prize-winning The Famished Road.Read more "The Famished Road by Ben Okri"
I’ve been waiting a few months to see who else has been accepted into this annual anthology, and here they are: Michael A. Arnzen “55 Ways I’d Prefer Not to Die” Jasper Bark “Bed of Crimson Joy” Christa Carmen “The Girl Who Loved Bruce Campbell” Marvin Brown “The Field” Adam Cesare “Please Subscribe” Matthew Chabin […]Read more "Table of Contents (with My “Out Hunting for Teeth”) Released for YEAR’S BEST HARDCORE HORROR: VOLUME 2"
My review of Bruce Sterling’s newest book: Pirate UtopiaRead more "Pirate Utopia by Bruce Sterling"
Greener Pastures Michael Wehunt Shock Totem Publications, LLC 222 pages trade paperback Review by William Grabowski [originally published on Hellnotes.com for 2 December] I can’t think of a more aesthetically aligned writer than Simon Strantzas to introduce a Michael Wehunt collection. Unlike the all-too-common “My Pal the Author and I have emptied a lot […]Read more "Greener Pastures"