Review: The Scarlet Gospels by Clive Barker (2015) St. Martin’s Press

The book starts out well, with a wealth of gore that pays homage to the series’ past. But then everything goes downhill from there. The characters are…silly, for lack of a better term, but it’s difficult to take any of them seriously. This “adventure” feels like a ‘Scooby Doo Goes To Hell’ episode…jinkies.

And if you just cringed at the word “jinkies” then you now know what it’s like reading the dialogue in The Scarlet Gospels. It’s awful, goofy and just overall bad