Reviews and Blog Posts: Creatures

The spindlers

by Lauren Oliver

DPL Rating:
3

In this fantasy-adventure, Liza, travels into a strange underground land to retrieve her little brother's soul from the evil, spider-like Spindlers. If you like dark, slightly scary stories, this book is for you. I especially liked the ugly, wig-headed giant rat that accompany's Liza on her journey. Liza is a...

Cold skin

by Albert Sánchez

DPL Rating:
5

A morose WWI veteran travels thousands of miles by steamship to accept the position of Weather Official on an isolated, Antarctic island. The island's only other resident is a demented lighthouse keeper. Or so it seems. Within hours of assuming his post, our unnamed protagonist is beset by unimaginable horrors.

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