ARC Reviews: Venus in the Blind Spot by Junji Ito and Remina by Junji Ito

So sorry about the disjointed posting lately. I started my new job this week and have been busy with that and keeping up with my daughter’s hybrid school schedule. I do want you all to know that just because October is ending doesn’t mean the horror reviews are. Oh no. Expect another installment of Women … Continue reading ARC Reviews: Venus in the Blind Spot by Junji Ito and Remina by Junji Ito

Book Review: None Shall Sleep by Ellie Marney

“It's a kind of sickness, I think. Or a defect of the soul." Jesus, was this a read. I'm on a real serial killer kick lately. Unemployed and bored at home due to the pandemic I've been rotating Hulu and Netflix more than ever. That means constant rewatches of Bob's Burgers, King of the Hill, … Continue reading Book Review: None Shall Sleep by Ellie Marney

ARC Review: Little Threats by Emily Schultz

"We've walked into the flower called Nowhere. Come find us," Kennedy said. It's the 90s.An idyllic wonderland of a time.Tamagotchis, butterfly clips, Spice Girls.Murder. The murder of a young girl. Body broken and punctured with stab wounds. It's the 90s and in the height of her teenage rebellion Kennedy Wynn is pushing the limit and … Continue reading ARC Review: Little Threats by Emily Schultz

ARC Review: The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

I knew I was going to love this from the very first page. 'There were boys whose names I forgot, boys I might have passed by and not known were ever inside me. When I did pick out a king, the crown was too heavy for his head.' Alright, Past Amanda said as she snuggled … Continue reading ARC Review: The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

ARC Review: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

She wanted a fairy tale, and I wanted to give her that. When I first was introduced to Silvia Moreno-Garcia I was enchanted and spirited away into her world through the pages of Gods of Jade and Shadow. There we trekked with the heroine Casopiea as she went on a journey with an outcasted God … Continue reading ARC Review: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Black History Month Review: Waiting To Exhale by Terry McMillan

Waiting to Exhale is one of those movies that always seemed to be playing in the back drop at black family gatherings when I was younger. Yet I have to admit that I have never seen it in full. It came out in 1995 when I was 6 years old and yeah my parents have … Continue reading Black History Month Review: Waiting To Exhale by Terry McMillan

Black History Month Review: The Good House by Tananarive Due

Happy Black History Month. What an amazing book to kick off a celebration of Black Americans and their achievements. Tananvarie Due is an author whose works I’ve been been aware of for awhile and I recently read her anthology Ghost Summer that I very much enjoyed. I also featured her on my October series Women … Continue reading Black History Month Review: The Good House by Tananarive Due