The Reviews for Just Breathe are coming in...
Review Heading: LOVED IT!
Absolutely in my top 10!! This story is absolutely a page turner and a nail biter. Connecting to the characters has never been so easy. You fall in love with them, you laugh with them and cry with them. Growing up in the area this story takes place in, I could see myself there with this group. It's got everything you desire in a horror story. This book and I stayed up late with the lights on for a few nights. By: Breanna
Review Heading: Yes, you should read this one!
Reader Review : "Just Breathe" is not for readers who are repelled by crude, coarse language, but you should read this anyway. The story is strong in and of itself and does not need the excessive language to keep a reader engaged. It is a very good read and it is always a pleasure to find a book whose story settings are familiar and even loved by the reader. I felt I was a part of this book because of the settings. The characters are multi-faceted and, as most young people, are very connected to each other. Even when they try to separate their lives they cannot change the past. Isn't that so true to life? That life-changing history, along with the bizarre events they all experience, keeps that connection strong AND keeps the reader engaged. The back and forth cadence between past and present sure kept this reader on her toes. In all, a very good read with an interesting and eerie story line and characters that evoke a reader's emotions. Good job, Charlie ! Keep them coming ! By: Connie Outler
Review Heading: Excellent Book!
Reader Review : It has been a bit since I sat down with a good book, and once I did I could not put it down! Excellently written and kept me on the edge of my seat the whole read. Mr. Campbell is an awesome writer and I look forward to reading many more of his books in the future. I definitely recommend Mrs. fields Journal to all! Submitted by: B.G. Wilson
Review Heading: Movie in the Making
Reader Review: So since I was up all night I started the book from cover to cover. AMAZING I must say. Well written. Kept me wanting to read more. Poor Cynthia and Reggie almost was a goner.,but true love prevails. I loved i it, it truly depict the hell that some mentally ill patint live through. Subitted by D. White
Review Heading : Mrs. Fields' Journal
Reader Review : I just read this lovely novel. I am not sure how you get a tender love story between innocent children, unspeakable evil from a devastated mother and unbelievable hope and light into one small book but Mr. Campbell has done so. I heartedly suggest you read this book and absorb its many facets of human nature. I hope you will also feel the hope it offers. Submitted by: Connie O.
Review Heading : Fabulous Book! Couldn't Put it Down!
Reader Review : I began Mrs. Fields' Journal at 7pm. I finished it at 10:15pm the same night. I couldn't put it down! The story was gripping. The characters were so very interesting, and I was enraptured by the story. I loved the fact that such a gruesome tale had a fantastic twist and melded into a great ghost story. Read Mrs. Fields' Journal! Five stars all the way. Submitted by: Jamie T.
Review Heading: I felt it got a bit tedious (over the top)
Reader Review: This is a book that I found I could not put down...............close to the end, I felt it got a bit tedious (over the top).
The subject matter was a bit disturbing, but certainly keep me interested. I am a pretty active person, but I kept picking this book up, even if it was to read a couple of pages..............which always turned into reading more than I planned. Submited by: GS/South Carolina
Review Heading: Four Stars
Reader Review: Good read, had me on the edge of my seat. A must read! Submitted by: Lorena T.
Review Heading : Excellent!
Reader Review : This book was amazing! It is not my usual genre, but I could not put it down. I was truly transported in time! I am ready for the next book. Submitted by: Colleen H.
Review Heading: Fantastic!
Reader Review : This was the first book I've read in quite some time that I just couldn't put down. I could actually visualize each scene and felt the emotions of the victims and their parents! Definitely looking forward to Charles Campbell's next book! Submitted by: Amy M.
Review Heading: Mrs Fields' Journal
Reader Review : I loved this book! It was so hard to put down once I started reading it. I found myself rooting for the characters and despising Mrs Fields. I found myself get mad at the author for making the pregnant damsel smoke because of the evil but it was perfect to see how Mrs Fields showed atonement. The twist and turns in the story had me tied in knots. oh my, the ending, had me crying. Loved it!!! Submitted by: Denise J.
Review Heading : Great Suspense Thriller!
Reader Review : It's been a long time since I read such a great suspense story. The characters are well rounded and believable. The plot moves along at the perfect pace. I couldn't wait to see what was on the next page! If you are a fan of King or Koontz, you will LOVE Mrs. Fields' Journal. Submitted by: Shannon H.
Review Heading: Instant Classic!
A sitting on the edge of your seat, nail biting, powerfully paced page turner! Honestly could not put it down simply because I had to know what happened next. Very well written and you really get attached to the characters. A must read! Submitted by: Jill M.
Amazon Quotes for Black Tears, Charles Campbell's first published novel.
"I liked the book...in fact, I stayed up all night to finish reading it because I wanted to know how it would end. I liked the suspense and it was easy to understand and follow. I don't want to give away any of the storyline for the sake of a review. The book is a good value and there are no technical issues (Kindle Fire HD). I'll definitely look forward to reading more books by Charles Campbell."
"I liked the book but not the end. I can't say why or it would spoil the book for who ever reads this."
"This is an Awesome horror story that I could not put down! This book had all the suspense with a little Romance. Each Chapter was as good as the last and it kept you on the edge of your seat! The family is a family that you can relate to and understand. I have never read a book so fast and was excited to see what happened in the next chapter! I would highly recommend this book for an exciting thriller that will keep you wanting more!"
"This is a great story that will keep you on the edge of your seat. It was suspenseful and truly frightening in some sections. I will have to admit, it is hard to keep me interested in a book and this one I could not put down. As the plot unfolds and you see why the things are happening you will be shocked and excited for the next page. This story really has it all. Love, fear, suspense, and even humor. These are characters you can really relate to. Great book and I would recommend it to anyone that loves a good horror story."