Tag Archives: horror

More Wardstone Chronicles

Here are another couple of books I had reserved for Halloween: The Last Apprentice: Curse of the Bane, and The Last Apprentice: Night of the Soul Stealer, books 2 and 3 of The Wardstone Chronicles by Joseph Delaney. I discovered … Continue reading

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The Saga of Larten Crepsley: Birth of a Killer

A bunch of my favorite authors have been releasing comeback books lately (Jonathan Stroud with The Ring of Solomon, Jasper Fforde with The Last Dragonslayer, Cornelia Funke with Reckless), and I’ve been hedging on reading them. I’ve been resisting buying … Continue reading

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Thrills and Chills at Skeleton Creek

(First published on Manila Bulletin, Students and Campuses section) Something sinister is bubbling beneath the surface of the backwater town of Skeleton Creek, and best friends Ryan McCray and Sarah Fincher appear to have stirred it. Ryan and Sarah are … Continue reading

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The Prince of Mist

Finally, I have a new review to post! Since last February, I’ve been counting the days until I could get my hands on a copy of Carlos Ruiz Zaf0n’s young adult novel The Prince of Mist. I got a copy … Continue reading

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Bram Stoker’s Dracula

I’ve been meaning to read the classic Dracula ever since I read (and reread)┬áThe Historian by Elizabeth Kostova. With all the vampire fiction that’s been coming out recently, I realized I really abhor the glamorized vampire and prefer the good, … Continue reading

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