Book Review: The Outsider by Stephen King

The journey through all of Stephen King's books continues, this time it's the turn of The Outsider. When an eleven-year-old boy is found murdered in a town park, reliable eyewitnesses undeniably point to the town's popular Little League coach, Terry Maitland, as the culprit. DNA evidence and fingerprints confirm the crime was committed by this … Continue reading Book Review: The Outsider by Stephen King

Book Review: The Three by Sarah Lotz (The Three #1)

The monthly buddy reads with Beth @ Bibliobeth continue; for the month of November, we chose to read The Three by Sarah Lotz, having both enjoyed her novel, The White Road. Black Thursday. The day that will never be forgotten. The day that four passenger planes crash, at almost exactly the same moment, at four different points around … Continue reading Book Review: The Three by Sarah Lotz (The Three #1)

Book Review: The Shining by Stephen King (The Shining #1)

With a fancy new Halloween edition published this month, it was the perfect time to reread The Shining. One of the true classics of horror fiction, THE SHINING is regarded as one of Stephen King's masterpieces. Danny is only five years old, but in the words of old Mr Hallorann he is a 'shiner', aglow … Continue reading Book Review: The Shining by Stephen King (The Shining #1)

Book Review: Needful Things by Stephen King

“Everyone loves something for nothing...even if it costs everything.” There was a new shop in town. Run by a stranger. Needful Things, the sign said. The oddest name. A name that caused some gossip and speculation among the good folks of Castle Rock, Maine, while they waited for opening day. Eleven-year-old Brian Rusk was the … Continue reading Book Review: Needful Things by Stephen King

Book Review: The Mercy Seat by Elizabeth H. Winthrop

Winthrop’s latest novel, The Mercy Seat, publishes June 14th. As the sun begins to set over Louisiana one October day in 1943, a young black man faces the final hours of his life: at midnight, eighteen-year-old Willie Jones will be executed by electric chair for raping a white girl - a crime some believe he … Continue reading Book Review: The Mercy Seat by Elizabeth H. Winthrop