December 20, 2020

Review: Night of the Mannequins

Night of the Mannequins Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones
My rating: 1 of 5 stars

This is the second book from this author I've read. I liked this one even less than the first, so this author must not be for me. Regardless, I thought this book was stupid. It starts out as more-or-less classic horror, a mannequin that comes to life and then goes on a killing spree, but then swerves into psychological horror and the exploration of the mind of a serial killer (and did the mannequin actually get up and walk out of the movie theater? Who knows?). Those would be unpleasant subjects at the best of times, and I think we would agree that this year has not been the best. But I don't think I would have cared for this disturbing little book in any year. At any rate, I'm taking this back to the library and moving on to something else.

View all my reviews

No comments: