The Twisted Ones by T. Kingfisher – A Book Review

Blurb: When Mouse’s dad asks her to clean out her dead grandmother’s house, she says yes. After all, how bad could it be? Answer: pretty bad. Grandma was a hoarder, and her house is stuffed with useless rubbish. That would be horrific enough, but there’s more – Mouse stumbles across her step-grandfather’s journal, which at…… Continue reading The Twisted Ones by T. Kingfisher – A Book Review

{Blog Tour} Re-Coil by J. T. Nicholas – A Book Review

Swords and Spectres happens to be the stop for the Re-Coil Blog Tour today so sit back, relax and get your appetite whetted for some good old Sci-Fi goodness. Other stops along the way can be found on the following blogs:   Blurb: The Expanse meets Altered Carbon in this breakneck science fiction thriller where immortality is theoretically…… Continue reading {Blog Tour} Re-Coil by J. T. Nicholas – A Book Review

Echo Cycle by Patrick Edwards – A Book Review

Blurb: Gladiator meets 1984 in this near-future thriller featuring timeslips, ancient magic and a disturbingly plausible dystopian Britain… 68 CE Fleeing disaster, young Winston Monk wakes to find himself trapped in the past, imprisoned by the mad Emperor Nero. The Roman civilization he idolized is anything but civilized, and his escape from a barbaric home has led him…… Continue reading Echo Cycle by Patrick Edwards – A Book Review

Aliens: Phalanx by Scott Sigler – A Book Review

Blurb: Ataegina was an isolated world of medieval castles and rich cultures – vibrant until the demons rose and slaughtered ninety percent of the planet s population. Swarms of lethal creatures with black husks, murderous claws, barbed tails and dreaded “tooth-tongues” rage across the land. Terrified survivors hide in ruined mountain keeps, where they eke…… Continue reading Aliens: Phalanx by Scott Sigler – A Book Review

The Golden Key by Marian Womack – A Book Review

Blurb: 1901. After the death of Queen Victoria, England heaves with the uncanny. Séances are held and the dead are called upon from darker realms. Helena Walton-Cisneros, known for her ability to find the lost and the displaced, is hired by the elusive Lady Matthews to solve a twenty-year-old mystery: the disappearance of her three…… Continue reading The Golden Key by Marian Womack – A Book Review

Sherlock Holmes & The Shadwell Shadows by James Lovegrove – A Book Review

Blurb: In London’s East End, an outbreak of insanity sees ordinary men and women reduced to gibbering wrecks, and a mysterious creeping fog hides terrifying apparitions within it. Sherlock Holmes deduces a connection between these sinister “shadows” and an Oriental drug lord. Yet there are even more sinister forces at work, as the great detective…… Continue reading Sherlock Holmes & The Shadwell Shadows by James Lovegrove – A Book Review

Sherlock Holmes & The Christmas Demon by James Lovegrove – A Book Review

Blurb: It is 1890, and in the days before Christmas Sherlock Holmes and Dr John Watson are visited at Baker Street by a new client. Eve Allerthorpe – eldest daughter of a grand but somewhat eccentric Yorkshire-based dynasty – is greatly distressed, as she believes she is being haunted by a demonic Christmas spirit. Her…… Continue reading Sherlock Holmes & The Christmas Demon by James Lovegrove – A Book Review

Captain America: Dark Designs by Stefan Petrucha – A Book Review

Blurb: SUPER HEROES SURVIVE. IT’S WHAT THEY DO. BUT SO DO THE VILLAINS THAT HAUNT THEM. Steve Rogers knows the art of survival better than most. Decades under ice will do that to a man. But the Avengers chipped more than rock-hard morality and super-strength out from under that permafrost. When Cap takes out a…… Continue reading Captain America: Dark Designs by Stefan Petrucha – A Book Review

Soon By Lois Murphy – A Book Review

Blurb: On winter solstice, the birds disappeared, and the mist arrived. The inhabitants of Nebulah quickly learn not to venture out after dark. But it is hard to stay indoors: cabin fever sets in, and the mist can be beguiling, too. Eventually only six remain. Like the rest of the townspeople, Pete has nowhere else…… Continue reading Soon By Lois Murphy – A Book Review