Category Archives: Quirk Books

Review: World of Trouble (Last Policeman #03) by Ben Winters

Series: Last Policeman (Book 3) Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Quirk Books (July 15, 2014) ISBN: 978159474685 Source: Publisher *Warning: This is a review for the third book in a trilogy. There will be spoilers in this review, so if you have not read the previous two books please do not continue.* The clock is ticking […]

#Mx3 Review: Suburban Legends: True Tales of Murder, Mayhem, and Minivans by Sam Stall

Print Length: 240 pages Publisher: Quirk Books (October 1, 2013) Source: Publisher (via Edelweiss) In this collection of horrifying true stories, Stall proves that living in the suburbs isn’t as quiet or calm as one would tend to believe.   In stories ranging from hauntings to brutal killings and supernatural creatures, Stall terrifies readers with tales […]

Review: Countdown City by Ben H. Winters

Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Quirk Books (July 16, 2013) ISBN-10: 1594746265 Source: Publisher In this second volume of the Last Policeman trilogy, only 77 days remain before a asteroid collides with Earth. The Concord police now report to the U.S. Justice Department leaving Detective Hank Palace without a job. Still, every day he dons his suit […]

Frightful Friday: The Resurrectionist: The Lost Work of Dr. Spencer Black by E. B. Hudspeth

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week. This week’s featured title is The Resurrectionist: The Lost Work of Dr. Spencer Black by E. B. Hudspeth: Hardcover: 192 pages Publisher: Quirk Books (May 21, 2013) ISBN-10: 1594746168 Source: Publisher Dr. Spencer Black […]

Frightful Friday: Lovecraft Middle School-Professor Gargoyle & The Slither Sisters by Charles Gilman

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week. This week, I’m pleased to welcome my oldest son, John-John, for a special review of the first two books in the Lovecraft Middle School series, Professor Gargoyle and The Slither Sisters: Okay, when I […]

Frightful Friday: The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week.   This week’s featured book is The Last Policeman by Ben Winters: Paperback: 288 pages Publisher: Quirk Books (July 10, 2012) ISBN-10: 1594745765 Source: Publisher If the world was going to end in a matter of months, […]

Zombie Mondays: The Zombie Tarot: An Oracle of the Undead by Stacey Graham

  Cards: 96 pages Publisher: Quirk Books; Crds edition (June 5, 2012) ISBN-10: 1594745692 Source: Publisher We’ve all seen tarot cards, whether in person or on screen. Imagine those tarot cards…zombiefied. This 78-card deck, along with a 96 page instruction manual, provides the user with tips on surviving the zombie apocalypse. The instructions on the […]