Best Zombie Books in 2022 – Reviewed

Every fan of horror knows that eventually there's going to be a zombie apocalypse. Regardless of whether corpses rise from their tombs or some flu-like plague turns ordinary people into flesh gobbling ghouls, there's going to come a day when society crumbles and the world of the living succumbs to the whims of the dead. Of course, for those who want to be prepared for it either practically or psychologically, the following books offer a glimpse into this fictitious fate of mankind. Below are the best zombie books in this horror genre—books that are sure to have the readers...

Best High Fantasy Books in 2022 – Reviewed

Set in detailed and fantastic worlds, high fantasy is a genre that captures the imagination and whisks readers to realms beyond their own. This genre usually features a protagonist who has to battle the forces conspiring against them and is usually centered by the theme of good versus evil. This makes it quite different from low fantasy or sword & sorcery fantasy. These stories also usually have the main character fighting against overwhelming odds that they have to overcome to succeed. This feature, coupled with imaginative world-building, makes these books great page-turners that the reader won't be able to put...

Best Western Books in 2022 – Reviewed

The western is a fiction genre that's primarily set after the Civil War, towards the end of the 19th century, although there are a few stories that occur before the war. These stories contain ranchers and Pinkertons, cowboys and Native Americans, and gunslingers, outlaws, and bounty hunters in various amounts. This is a genre that usually portrays the end of what is considered the “idealized American frontier” or man against nature. The stories that fall under this genre often have a mythic nature to them—although many of the revisionist westerns do try to peel away that veneer. Either way,...

Best LitRPG Books in 2022 – Reviewed

A question we're frequently asked is what exactly is the LitRPG genre. This name of this genre is a neologism that only entered the lexicon in 2013. As the name suggests, these are not only books but share a lot of common elements with role-playing games—hence, the RPG portion of their name. However, with that being said, it's also important to state that they aren't in-fact games. They're a lot more. While these books have a story that features game-like challenges and/or traps, coupled with the characters having obvious roleplaying statistics such as strength, wisdom, or charisma, but that's...

Best Choose Your Own Adventure Books in 2022 – Reviewed

Choose your own adventure books were a hot commodity during the 1980s and 1990s. Millions of children enjoyed picking these books up and choosing the direction of the story. It made them feel like they were in control and increased the readability of the books. Although the did drop in popularity during the early 2000s, it would seem that these books have become popular once again. That's why we've taken it upon ourselves to find the best ones available, so no child has to go without the feeling of directing their own story. We believe it's something that really...

Best Serial Killer Books in 2022 – Reviewed

Serial killers are people who simultaneously fill us with fear, disgust, and even fascination. It seems like the modern appetite's thirst for information on serial killers can't easily be slaked because there are countless books on the subject—both fictional and non-fictional accounts. There are so many books out there, it's almost impossible to pour over all of them, although we did attempt to read as many as humanly possible. Because there's such an interest in this subject, we thought that we'd find out which of the books out there are the best serial killer books available. And let us...