book review, Horror

Pork Pie Hat by Peter Straub

“The jazz legend known as Pork Pie Hat has never told anyone about the horrible event he witnessed as a child in the forbidden woods known as The Backs, even though the events of that Halloween night have haunted him even since. But Hat is sick now, nearing the end of a long slide through the depths of alcoholism and depression, and the time has come for the truth to be known about what he saw…and what he did”.

book review, Crime

We Were Kings by Thomas O’Malley and Douglas Graham Purdy

The body had been tarred and feathered, but it wasn't like anything Owen had ever read about in history books. The premise of this book is quite clear from the beginning, things are not as they seem. The story focuses on the shadowy underbelly of 1950's Boston and it starts with the discovery of a… Continue reading We Were Kings by Thomas O’Malley and Douglas Graham Purdy