Apartment 16 by Adam Nevill

Posted on 10th December 2010 in Reviews

Adam Nevill Apartment 16There are a few books that I can think of that filled me with a genuine sense of dread, whose prose created a world and atmosphere, whether it be for a brief moment or over a prolonged period, that made me feel quite uncomfortable.

I don’t just mean exquisitely written torture-porn style musings either, but well written copy that’s aptly psychologically taxing on a reader’s mind. Hell House by Richard Matheson was one such book, where I recall feeling ill at ease several times whilst reading, the author’s apt delivery and storytelling skills merging perfectly to deliver a nice few punches to the reader’s comfort zone. Click here to read more.. »