Tag: horror

Chimera by Mira Grant Review: Survival of the Fittest

Chimera by Mira Grant Review: Survival of the Fittest

This review does not contain any series spoilers.  Reading this series is always a delightfully horrific and philosophical experience. Being centered around a scientific experiment gone wrong, causing tapeworms that were meant to be the end of human disease and suffering to overtake their hosts, it gets pretty squeamish during some parts. That’s part of […]

January 29, 2016 | 22 Comments
Giveaway & Review: Symbiont by Mira Grant

Giveaway & Review: Symbiont by Mira Grant

Only Mira Grant could write a series about tapeworm horror, and make it compelling, intelligent, well thought out and absolutely terrifying. The Parasitology series explores a world dominated by science, where people rely on tapeworm implants for perfect health and longevity. While Parasite explored how this technology was invented and how it was adopted across […]

December 22, 2014 | 29 Comments
Sweet Damage by Rebecca James Review: Complex creepy psychological thriller

Sweet Damage by Rebecca James Review: Complex creepy psychological thriller

Sweet Damage is the first book I’ve read that explores agoraphobia, a debilitating, traumatising and downright scary anxiety disorder that prevents the sufferer from being in public. Rebecca James captures the sheer horror and immense anxiety that comes with the condition perfectly. Tim Ellison finds the perfect opportunity to rent a cheap room in a beautiful, […]

October 16, 2013 | 38 Comments