Reviews and Blog Posts: Ghosts

Final fantasy the spirits within

Reviewer Rating:
4

This movie is better than you’d expect. It seems like video game related movies are ill-received, but the story and the imagery are enchanting.  The animation is done well, at times seems a little dated, but doesn’t take away from it being a good story and the important parts of...

Far far away

by Tom McNeal

Reviewer Rating:
5

A great ensemble of characters that keep the reader entranced in this rich modern day fairy tale. Jeremy Johnson Johnson lives with his father in his inherited bookstore that only carries two titles, hence the name, The Two Book Bookstore. The bookstore is undergoing foreclosure and Jeremy is worried about...

Locke & key. 1, Welcome to Lovecraft

by Joe Hill

Reviewer Rating:
4

Locke and Key has been a series that has been getting a lot of acclaim over the past few months so I knew I wanted to see what all the hype was about. I finally got the chance to check it out and it does not disappoint. I've always had...

The girl behind the glass

by Jane (Jane Alice) Kelley

Reviewer Rating:
4

What makes this book fun is that this a ghost story told in the ghosts own words! In addition to some scary parts there is a storyline of twin sisters who no longer do everything together, for instance only one of the sisters can hear the ghost! I would recommend to...

The dead and buried

by Kim Harrington

Reviewer Rating:
3

Jade is finally getting what she’s always wanted, a fresh start in a new town. She is thrilled that her dad and step mom can finally afford the big house that she’s always dreamed of living in. That is, until she discovers that her new house is haunted. Kayla, who...

In odd we trust

by Queenie Chan

Reviewer Rating:
2

Have been sampling a lot of graphic novels lately and I settled on the Odd Thomas graphic novels series reading– In Odd we trust and Odd is on our side. There’s something about Odd Thomas as a character – he just seems like a nice guy. I’ve read all of...

Heart-shaped box

by Joe Hill

Reviewer Rating:
3

Heart-Shaped Box gets off to a roaring start.  Protagonist Judas Coyne, a 54-year-old semi-retired leader of a metal band, buys a suit online that supposedly comes with the ghost of the man who wore it.  The suit's in his hands by page 15 and the ghost is already on the...

Coraline

by Neil Gaiman

Reviewer Rating:
3

The annoying thing about watching a movie before discovering the book it was based on is that your favorite images and moments from the movie linger in your head and distract you from properly enjoying the book for itself once you get around to reading it. So it was for...

Asylum

by Madeleine Roux

Reviewer Rating:
3

If you are looking for a creepy story to read on a dark and stormy night, Asylum is a great pick.  Dan arrives to his elite college prep summer academy only to find that the regular dormitory has been closed for repair, and students are being housed in a former...

The ghost of Graylock

by Dan Poblocki

Reviewer Rating:
5

Readers Beware: The Ghost of Graylock made me nervous, reading in a brightly lit room at midday! Reading at night not advised!

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