Hello awesome readers and welcome to another Short Reads Saturday. Those special Saturdays when we knock short books off our TBR list. I am obsessed with time travel so I am excited to share today's book which includes 2 short stories featuring strange anomalies in time... enjoy!
Just in time for those Halloween treat bags, an illustrated children's book about candy, and that you shouldn't eat too much of it! Ronnie loves candy and just wants to eat it all day and never play or exercise, despite his friends urging him to stop eating candy and play with them. One night before bed his wishes his last gummy bear will grow huge so that he will have a ton to eat. He then dreams about his gummy bear going on a eating rampage, destroying the whole town! In order to save the town he talks the bear into playing and exercising away all his jelly belly. The next day he wakes up with a new attitude and goes out to play with his friends...
Spooky Followers Author: S. Y. Robins Category: Cozy Mystery Suitable for: Teen thru Adults My Rating: 4.5 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle Pages: 407 Description: This book has five short murder mystery stories. Spooky Followers Story One is about a woman named Lorna that speaks with a man and then sometimes a woman on her… Continue reading (REVIEW) Spooky Followers by S. Y. Robins
Hello awesome readers. Let's kick off October with the first of many HORROR reads! The following review is... brutally honest. Overall it was an entertaining read with some room for improvement. If you are planning on reading this book stop reading this review at the old-timey photos to avoid a few lil spoilers. Lizzie Borden,… Continue reading (REVIEW) Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter by C.A. Verstraete #ihba #ZombieHorror
Paleontologist Dr. Grant Coleman reluctantly agrees to venture into the Amazon rainforest as an expert for a mysterious company known as Transworld Union. They are looking for traces of modern day Apatosaurus after catching an image of one on film. After arriving in the Amazon they quickly realize they are in over their heads and that there are things hidden in this world that should never have been disturbed.
Since 1985, over 500 overweight teenagers have come to Camp Wašíču, looking to lose weight, gain self-confidence, and turn their lives around. Phillip McCracken arrives, weighing in at almost 400 pounds; but the baggage he carries from the past affects him much more deeply than the numbers of the scale. When a homicidal maniac hell-bent on revenge attacks, Phillip will be forced to either find the courage to save the people around him or fall victim to his own self-doubt…
This anthology features a big pile of super quick reads that I would recommend to anyone who likes short stories that are on the darker side. This book spans a huge variety of genres and feels and you will see everything from love to hate, and darkness to the light of hope. Overall I think this was a very creative collection that was quite entertaining, and I would recommend it and I would read more by the author.
Super excited to share this must read horror novel with you guys! Description: Peter and his wife Hannah move back to his hometown to be near his parent’s as their health declines. They think they are moving into his childhood home but due to a mix up they find themselves moving into an old farmhouse that possesses dark secrets. The past and the present collide in deadly ways, how can they survive the nightmare room?
Faith has always dreamed of owning her own bakery so when her grandmother called her and asked if she would be willing to take over her grandmother's bakery, Faith jumped at the opportunity. Making the move to Florida Faith eagerly began making improvements on the bakery while making new friends. A murder occurs and Faith finds herself the prime suspect.
This is an anthology of 13 short stories with various plots from different genres. It has everything from revenge thrillers, to spooky paranormal tales, psychopaths and monsters. The ones who just die are the lucky ones.
It's all fun and games until someone dies. It's the Crystal Palace Hotel's 5th annual murder mystery game extravaganza. A weeklong event of clues, costumes, red herrings, suspense, chills and murders spread across the hotel's expansive mountaintop acres. Kyle and Grace have secured two tickets to the most coveted game the Crystal Palace has to offer. Two days at Murder Manor, a Victorian mansion secluded far away from the hotel and nestled within an elaborate hedge maze. Two days of safe murderous fun or so they thought...
Body of Christ Author: Mark Matthews Category: Christian Horror Suitable for: Adults My Rating: 3 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle copy provided for judgement in the Indie Horror Book Awards Pages: 95 Description: This is the story of 2 disturbed children who live across the street from each other. Each of them witness a parent’s… Continue reading (REVIEW) Body of Christ by Mark Matthews
A Haunted Murder: A Lin Coffin Mystery, Book 1 Author: J A Whiting Category: Mystery, Ghosts Suitable for: Teens thru adults My Rating: 4 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle Pages: 199 Description: This story is about a woman named Lin Coffin that returns to the island of Nantucket where she grew up. After the death of… Continue reading (REVIEW) A Haunted Murder: A Lin Coffin Mystery, Book 1 by J. A. Whiting
Hello awesome readers. This review is long overdue! I read this book months ago and have been really wanting to review it and tell u guys all about how great it is. It is a really funny book that definitely echoes the spirit of the times. Please enjoy my spoiler free review and be sure to look for a copy of Reading Blue Devils!