Brothers Patrick and Chance Tackle the End of the World in “Last Chance,” the Sequel to Gregg Hurwitz’s “The Rains”

Title: Last Chance Series: The Rains #2 Author: Gregg Hurwitz Release Date: October 17, 2017 Publisher: Tor Teen Review Spoilers: Mild GoodReads | Amazon Halloween is fast approaching but you still have plenty of time to sneak in a spooky read! Last year around this same time we reviewed Gregg Hurwitz’s unique (and gruesome) pseudo-zombie […]

‘Welcome to the Dark House’ Brings Classic Slasher Film Horror to YA Literature

Welcome to the Dark House Author: Laurie Faria Stolarz Release Date: July 22, 2014 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Genre(s): Horror, Young Adult Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild GoodReads | Amazon I’ve been a huge fan of slasher films since I was a little kid. I know, I know. Little kids probably shouldn’t be watching slasher films. But I loved […]

Daryl Gregory’s “Harrison Squared” Blows Us Away on this Rockstar Book Tour Stop

Harrison Squared Author: Daryl Gregory Release Date: March 24, 2015 Publisher: Tor Books Source: Rockstar Book Tours, Tor Books, NetGalley DRC Genre(s): YA Horror Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild GoodReads | Amazon | BN We’re the second stop on Rockstar Book Tours’ Harrison Squared and I’m really pretty thrilled to share this one with you guys. There is […]

The Scottish Highlands Run Amok With Zombies in Kirsty McKay's Undead

Undead Author: Kirsty McKay Release Date: September 1st, 2012 Publisher: Chicken House, Recorded Books Series: Undead #1 Source: Recorded Books, LibraryThing Genre(s): Fiction, Horror, YA Fiction, Zombies, Audiobook Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers: High GoodReads | Amazon | LibraryThing I love zombies. I loved them before they were cool and I will ride this current pop culture zombie craze until […]

Check Out Madeleine Roux's YA Debut Asylum

Asylum Author: Madeleine Roux Release Date: August 20, 2013 Publisher: HarperCollins Source: Edelweiss DRC Genre(s): YA Fiction, Juvenile Fiction, Horror, Thriller, Suspense Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers:  Low GoodReads | Amazon I absolutely loved Madeleine Roux’s first book Allison Hewitt is Trapped. It was one of the first books I reviewed on Nerdophiles and remains one of the only audiobooks […]

Another Little Piece by Kate Karyus Quinn

Title: Another Little Piece Author: Kate Karyus Quinn Release Date: June 11, 2013 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Edelweiss DRC Genre(s): YA Fiction, YA Paranormal Fiction, YA Horror, Paranormal, Horror Rating:  ★★☆☆☆ Review Spoilers: Mild GoodReads | Amazon Honestly, I was a little disappointed in this one. GoodReads bills it as: “The spine-tingling horror of Stephen King meets an eerie mystery worthy […]

The End Games by T. Michael Martin

Title: The End Games Author: T. Michael Martin Release Date: May 7, 2013 Publisher: HarperCollins Source: Advance Reader Copy Genre(s): YA Post-Apocalyptic Fiction, YA Science Fiction, Zombie Lit Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers: GoodReads | Amazon Dare I say it? Zombies are starting to get old. Even for me. And I’m pretty freakin’ hardcore when it comes to […]

Arclight by Josin L. McQuein Review

Title: Arclight Author: Josin L. McQuein Release Date: April 23rd, 2013 Publisher: Greenwillow Books (HarperCollins) Source: Advance Reader Copy Genre(s): YA Dystopian Fiction, YA Science Fiction Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers: Mild GoodReads | Amazon From the moment you pick up Arclight you are thrown into Marina’s world. It is a world where […]