Now that it’s October, ads for Halloween costumes, candy and haunted houses are starting to appear everywhere. To get you in the mood, you can […]
In the first part of this list (Zombies are the New Vampires: Book List), I argued that while vampires used to be the most popular […]
Here at the Heights Library system, we’re nearly all fans of local author Richard Montanari — even those of us too timid to read his thrillers enjoy talking to him. And those of us who do read the Kevin Byrne and Jessica Balzano? We can’t get enough blood, guts and severely twisted killers.
Take a trip back to the ’90s with Tenderness by Robert Cormier (published in 1997). 15-year-old Lori becomes obsessed with an 18-year-old serial killer who […]
“I reach for my baby . . . But my hands are melting.” A young, pregnant woman, fraught with nightmares, rides a train through a […]
Whether or not you believe in ghosts, it’s clear that Eric Nuzum was haunted–by dread and hopelessness and also by a little blonde girl in […]