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“Benét reminds us in sickening detail that war can turn even the most benign men into beasts…”
Review of: Wolf Hunter
Review by: Heidi Ruby Miller, co-editor of Many Genres, One Craft
Date: February, 2013


“A promising re-invigoration of the genre. It’s got Nazis, it’s got kids behaving badly in college, it’s got werewolves; what more could you want?? Oh, yeah, there’s bloodshed and personal transformation. Quit reading the blurbs and just buy the book.”
Review of: Wolf Hunter
Review by: Timons Esaias, Asimov’s Readers Award Winner
Date: February, 2013


“LOVED this!”
Review of: Scripped by K.V. Taylor
Review by: K.C. Beaumont, Author of Talk to Me
Date: March, 2012


“Old School would be best read by quivering flashlight beam in a dark tent with no other sounds but those of crickets and panicked breathing. Take it to a pajama party at the very least, for pity sake!”
Review of: Old School ed. by Louise Bohmer
Review by: Carole Lanham, Author of The Whisper Jar
Date: March 2012


“This is absolutely worth your time and again I wish more publishers would offer books packed with a few novellas. Very well done all around.”
Review of: Orpheus & the Pearl/Nevermore (Dueling Novella Series #1)
Review by: ZombieMutts, Bricks of the Dead
Date: March, 2012


“When I put the book down to eat, or do something else for that matter, I found something in the back of my mind tugging at me to read more…definitely worth a reread. It relates to the problems of a teenager with parties, friends, fights, and the worst of them all, romance.”
Review of: Off Track by Michael Hultquist
Review by: Student Reviewer, FlamingNet
Date: February, 2012


“KV is an evocative writer, and drops you right into the skin of her tortured main character.”
Review of: Scripped by K.V. Taylor
Review by: A.G. Howard, Goodreads
Date: February, 2012


“Heart-wrenching and the ending will have you screaming a mixture of yes! and nooooo!”
Review of: Scripped by K.V. Taylor
Review by: Cate Gardner, Author of Theatre of Curious Acts
Date: January, 2012


“A compelling and imaginative story, so very well told. What brings it alive is Taylor’s talent as a writer. Characterization, setting, imagery and plot: K.V. Taylor has mastered her craft.”
Review of: Scripped by K.V. Taylor
Review by: Patrick Worden, Amazon
Date: January, 2012


“This book mixes together such a powerful combination of dread and beauty, I couldn’t help but eat it up.”
Review of: Scripped by K.V. Taylor
Review by: Carole Lanham, Author of The Whisper Jar
Date: December, 2011


“Deliciously scary collection of stories with poems interspersed to set the proper mood of old school horror. Each story creates a bit of shiver.”
Review of: Old School ed. by Louise Bohmer
Review by: Velvet, vvb32 Reads
Date: October, 2011


“Every monster gets a tale. And between every tale, the reader is treated to an homage poem by ZombieZak. Every monster gets a tale and a poem! It’s just like Double Mint gum – double the pleasure, double the fun.”
Review of: Old School, ed. Louise Bohmer
Review by: Eric Mays, The Authors Speak
Date: April 11, 2011


“Gary is a very likeable character, and his self-torment is convincing and agonizing… events that unfold (or are present from the start) are never laid on thick, but rather build up with sinister hint upon subtle detail and leave a profoundly oppressive mood with the reader… certainly not a book for the faint-hearted…”
Review of: Off Track by Michael Hultquist
Review by: Johann Carlisle, The Future Fire Reviews
Date: April 3, 2011


“…it was a hard book to put down. The story was engaging, well-written and kept me turning the page to find out what would happen to Gary, a character I really cared about. Off Track is engrossing, suspenseful and a little sad as well. I highly recommend this to anyone who enjoys a great story.”
Review of: Off Track by Michael Hultquist
Review by: Sheri White, independent reviewer
Date: April, 2011


“Hultquist lets the book unfold in its own time. It’s a good story for readers who don’t require instant gratification and can find satisfaction in considering Gary’s various ethical and practical dilemmas along the way.”
Review of: Off Track by Michael Hultquist
Review by: Bill Furlow, Great Books Under $5
Date: March 8th, 2011


“Polson weaves a solid narrative using aspects of Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness, the basis for the film Apocalypse Now, giving it a dark horror, somewhat steampunk and certainly more American spin.”
Review of: Loathsome, Dark and Deep by Aaron Polson
Review by: Don Campbell, Future Fire Reviews
Date: February 11th, 2011


“It’s not even close to your conventional teen vampire romp. This one approaches some subject matter than I doubt many of the more popular books would be bothered to tread.”
Review of: At The End of Church Street by Gregory L. Hall
Review by: Gef Fox, Rabid Reads
Date: February 4rd, 2011


“With shades of Conrad’s Heart of Darkness, and highly appealing to fans of Max Brooks’ World War Z and its epistolary ‘documentary style’ narrative, Loathsome is an absorbing read.”
Review of: Loathsome, Dark and Deep by Aaron Polson
Review by: Darkeva, Hellnotes
Date: February 3rd, 2011


“…a no-holds-barr [sic] smackdown that will leave you wanting more…Descendant was one hell of a ride.”
Review of: Descendant by Bob Freeman
Review by: Rodney, Sci-Fi Book Review
Date: January 18th, 2011


“This Bear is a lean, muscular little beasty…”
Review of: The White Faced Bear by R. Scott McCoy
Review by: Anton Cancre, Shroud Magazine Book Reviews
Date: December 23rd, 2010


“Move over Mulder and Scully, there are new detectives in town.”
Review of: Descendant by Bob Freeman
Review by: Jim McCleod, Ginger Nuts of Horror
Date: December 5th, 2010


“Paffenroth’s story evokes some of that old world charm, as a horrific affliction is shown against a quaint backdrop. It’s the whole juxtaposition of the prim and proper engaging in macabre acts…All in all, it’s a good little story. Something off the beaten path from the onslaught of gory depictions of the undead… If you like tales of the undead with a strong emotional core, this might be the kind of story you’ll want to check out.”
Review of: Orpheus & The Pearl by Kim Paffenroth
Review by: Gef Fox, Skull Salad Reviews
Date: November 23rd, 2010


“Ghost stories tend to have a very familiar quality to them, which is likely due to ghost being the longest surviving horror tropes going–older than even the genre itself. So when an author can come along and offer something a bit different from the norm, and not bungle it, that’s a rare treat. David Dunwoody offers one such story with Nevermore.”
Review of: Nevermore by David Dunwoody
Review by: Gef Fox, Skull Salad Reviews
Date: November 23rd, 2010


“Mister Freeman makes no attempt to dumb down his work. He uses eloquent words and obviously knows his occult material. There are times he makes your head spin with some of his references. However, this only gives his story more believability and credibility… I urge you to expand your horizons with what promises to be an exceptional series.”
Review of: Descendant: A Wolfe & Crowe Investigation by Bob Freeman
Review by: May/December Publications
Date: November 18th, 2010


“Insomnia is the other shared theme in this anthology, and the disturbing dreams and imaginations of the writers holding influence on the real world. Hence the title “Courting Morpheus”. It’s a cool concept and varied widely by the stories Jodi Lee has selected for the book.”
Review of: Courting Morpheus ed. by Jodi Lee
Review by: Gef Fox, Rabid Reads Reviews
Date: November 2 2010


“There are twists and turns through the full-throttle narrative which keep the reader propelled toward the “turn it up to eleven” conclusion.”
Review of: At The End of Church Street by Gregory L. Hall
Review by: Aaron Polson, Skull Salad Reviews
Date: June 5 2010


“This is a collection of first-rate writers and, if horror is your genre, I am sure you will agree with me.”
Review of: Courting Morpheus edited by Jodi Lee; Anthology
Review by: Mike Gleason, Read More
Date: May 14 2010

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