LitStack Review: The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young

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The Gates of Evangeline Hester Young G. P. Putnam’s Sons Release Date:  September 1, 2015 ISBN 978-0-399174-001 It’s a compelling story. A woman is haunted by the sudden death of her young son.  That it was from “natural causes” does not assuage mother’s grief, ease the sudden emptiness, blunt the pervasiveness of memories.  She tries [….]

LitStack Review: Bird Box by Josh Malerman

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Bird Box Josh Malerman Ecco/HarperCollins Publishers Release Date:  May 13, 2014 ISBN 978-0-06-225965-3 Bird Box.  Shortlisted for the first ever James Herbert Award for Horror Writing.  On the preliminary ballot for the Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a First Novel.  Starred reviews from both Kirkus Reviews and Publisher’s Weekly.  If I’m going to [….]