Chris Priestley reviews

Reviews

THROUGH DEAD EYES

‘Chris Priestley is a modern master of horror and suspense, and Through Dead Eyes is unbearably gripping.’ Amanda Craig, The Times

‘A creepy, tightly-plotted psychological thriller . . . chilling’ Martin Chilton, Telegraph


 



MISTER CREECHER

‘A brilliant counterpoint to Frankenstein, compellingly written’ Chris Riddell

‘Mister Creecher is a most impressive achievement’ Guardian

‘This exciting, affecting and bloody story is a clever tribute to an enduring classic’ Financial Times

‘A beautifully written gothic metafiction’ The Times

‘A dark, moving, creepy, funny tale about the making of a famous monster . . . only not the one you think it'll be. Splendid gothic stuff’'Kim Newman




THE DEAD OF WINTER

‘Deliciously creepy’ Daily Mail

 ‘Beautifully paced novella with a sting in its tail’ The Times





UNCLE MONTAGUE'S TALES OF TERROR 

‘Genuinely spooky and unsettling. There’s a streak of wicked black humour running through this clever collection of stories’ Charlie Higson

‘Priestley’s gothic fest of Poe-like fables stand out like shining beacons’ Guardian

‘Not for the faint-hearted!’ Sunday Express

‘Throbs with sinister brilliance’ Literary Review

‘Mesmerising . . . A book for children who enjoy being frightened’ Guardian

‘Striking the same eerie, dark chords as Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes and the Lemony Snicket series’Big Issue




TALES OF TERROR FROM THE BLACK SHIP

‘Wonderfully macabre and beautifully crafted horror stories’ Chris Riddell

‘A fantastic page-turner, with a really scary ending’ Independent on Sunday

‘Spine-crawling tales’ The Times

‘Guaranteed to give you nightmares’ Guardian

‘These grisly, gothic tales deserve to be read aloud’ The Scotsman




TALES OF TERROR FROM THE TUNNEL'S MOUTH 

‘Genuinely, thrillingly horrible. And I mean that in a good way’ Independent

 ‘Inventive, deadpan, sardonic and cruel . . . a creepy autumnal treat’ Financial Times

‘Spine-chilling thrillers . . . a wonderfully nightmarish journey of the imagination’ Daily Mail

‘A classic in the making’Independent on Sunday

Mister Creecher
Dead of Winter
Uncle Montague's Tales of Terror
Tales of Terror from the Black Ship
Tales of Terror from the Tunnel's Mouth
Through Dead Eyes

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