Search Results: "Christopher Golden"


BOOK REVIEW

SNOWBLIND by Christopher Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 21, 2014

"A chilling contemporary ghost tale that will make you think twice about braving the elements to buy a carton of milk the next time it snows."
Something icy this way comes in Golden's latest ghostly thriller, in which the Massachusetts town of Coventry is never the same after a massive snowstorm leaves behind spectral presences. Read full book review >

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THE MYTH HUNTERS by Christopher Golden
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 31, 2006

"By turns a fun and creepy adventure story."
Enjoyable horrific fantasy, first of a new series, from the author of Wildwood Road (2005). Read full book review >

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TIN MEN by Christopher Golden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 16, 2015

"An enjoyable and almost plausible peek into a future world under American protection."
A futuristic thriller that mixes science fiction, world politics, and gobs of action. Read full book review >

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SOULLESS by Christopher Golden
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"A cozy horror tale, this offers thrills and chills in all the right places, but doesn't explore any new ground. (Horror. YA)"
New York City: epicenter of art, fashion and zombies. Read full book review >

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THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN by Christopher Golden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 10, 2004

"High pulp."
The dark fantasist leaves his varied vampire series to take up pure paranormal suspense. Read full book review >

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DARK DUETS by Christopher Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Some of the spooky stories hit bum notes, but when on its game, this collection really sings."
Acclaimed authors collaborate on a collection of stories of the macabre. Read full book review >

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POISON INK by Christopher Golden
ADVENTURE
Released: July 8, 2008

"A secondary story line about racial tensions in Sammi's town neither adds to nor detracts from the story. (Horror. YA)"
Magically malevolent tattoos bring destruction to a circle of high-school chums. Read full book review >

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ARARAT by Christopher Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 18, 2017

"A thriller with an intellectual bent, Golden's latest effort ruminates on the nature and existence of good and evil while providing the chills and tingles fans of this prolific author have come to expect."
Far up on Turkey's Mount Ararat, buried within it like a cave, explorers discover the remains of a ship they think may be Noah's Ark. After they open an odd sarcophaguslike container and mess around with the horned cadaver inside, evil happens. Read full book review >

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GHOSTS OF ALBION: ACCURSED by Amber Benson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"Demons, bodice-ripping passion and some good old murky London gloom; all one can ask for in a dark night's reading."
Demons from the subcontinent threaten Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Read full book review >

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THE SEA WOLVES by Christopher Golden
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 28, 2012

"An odd but well-executed idea. (Paranormal adventure. 10-16)"
Young Jack London continues his supernatural adventures as the authors soup up London's original The Sea Wolf to fit the current paranormal craze. Read full book review >

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JOE GOLEM AND THE DROWNING CITY by Christopher Golden
GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMIC BOOKS
Released: April 3, 2012

"Mignola's affectionate, Kirby-esque portraits compliment Golden's imaginative, YA-friendly prose."
An adolescent orphan navigates a subterranean world of magic and technology with the help of an aged detective and his mysterious square-jawed protector. Read full book review >

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OUTCAST by Christopher Golden
ADVENTURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2004

"Skip it. (Fiction. 10-12)"
Proof positive that a well-imagined setting and a promising premise can't survive amateurish writing. Read full book review >