Pacific Rising – Book Review

Pacific Rising – Book Review

Pacific Rising John W. Dennehy Severed Press June 22, 2017 Reviewed by Marvin P. Vernon For those not in the know, Kaiju is Japanese for “Strange Beast” and usually refers to a giant monster in stories and film. Kaiju is also a film genre that features, you guess it,...
Palladium at Night – Book Review

Palladium at Night – Book Review

Palladium at Night Christopher Slatsky Dim Shores May 31, 2017 Reviewed by Marvin Vernon In this small press, limited-edition novelette by Christopher Slatsky, Irepani is a formerly homeless alcoholic who is on the road to recovery thanks to a caring relative....
Apartment 14F – Book Review

Apartment 14F – Book Review

Apartment 14F: An Oriental Ghost Story C.M. Saunders April 14, 2017 Deviant Doll Publications Reviewed by Marvin P. Vernon Jerry has taken a job as an English teacher in Beijing, China. It is pretty much everything he wanted and expected except for one thing. His...
Final Girls – Book Review

Final Girls – Book Review

FINAL GIRLS Riley Sager Dutton July 11, 2017 Reviewed by Marvin P. Vernon The term “Final Girl” is a movie term referring to the final woman to confront the killer and survive in a slasher/horror movie. It is a well-known cliché that is prevalent in slasher films like...
Creepshow – Book Review

Creepshow – Book Review

Creepshow Stephen King, Bernie Wrightson May 9, 2017 Gallery 13 Reviewed by Marvin P. Vernon Originally published in 1982, Creepshow was a collaboration between Stephen King and the late comic artist Bernie Wrightson to illustrate five short stories in a graphic novel...