• Book Review

    Bird Box

    Warnings: Violence, Gore, Animal Death, Suicide My Thoughts There are very few books that I would consider hard to forget, but even years after I read Bird Box, I remember how much this book chilled me. With a world gone blind after a mysterious evil appears and drives humanity insane, the premise of this novel stands out. The absence of sight means that every sound or brush felt by the character immediately creates a tense atmosphere, Bird Box comes to life by using a horror writer’s best tool: the imagination of the reader. The story goes back and forth between the present-day, Malorie taking the children down the river, and…