The Exorcist: 40th Anniversary Edition by William Peter Blatty, 1971 / 2011

It's been labeled as the most frightening book ever written.  It was a book so popular in its release that it was immediately made into a feature film that kickstarted the "Satanic panic" trend that permeated the 1970s and early 1980s.  40 years later, William Peter Blatty's The Exorcist celebrated its anniversary with a "specially revised … Continue reading The Exorcist: 40th Anniversary Edition by William Peter Blatty, 1971 / 2011

Queen of Kings: The Immortal Story of Cleopatra by Maria Dahvana Headley

Every fan of horror knows that, regardless of how much the idea holds sway over you, you have to work through a couple thousand vampire stories before you find one that's actually worth your time.  I've been spoiled over the years, and I'm picky as a result.  Likewise, I'm just as discerning when it comes to … Continue reading Queen of Kings: The Immortal Story of Cleopatra by Maria Dahvana Headley