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Q&A with Jessica Guess, author of “Cirque Berserk”

After I read Cirque Berserk, I reached out to Jessica Guess on Twitter and asked if she would be interested in a little bit of a Q&A for my blog. I cannot recommend Cirque Berserk enough. She has been more than gracious, … Continue reading

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Review: Cirque Berserk by Jessica Guess

   Rewind-or-Die #4, 111 pages Published February 20th 2020 by Unnerving ASIN B0832BF6MQ Edition Language English Buy it here: Amazon bookshop.org Synopsis: The summer of 1989 brought terror to the town of Shadows Creek, Florida in the form of a … Continue reading

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Review: Stirring the Sheets by Chad Lutzke

Paperback: 130 pages Publisher: Bloodshot Books (April 13, 2018) Language: English ISBN-10: 1947522086 ISBN-13: 978-1947522084 Buy it here: Amazon Synopsis: An elderly funeral home worker, struggling with the loss of his wife, finds an unnatural attraction to a corpse at work resembling his late bride … Continue reading

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Review: The Atrocities by Jeremy C. Shipp

104 pages Published April 17th 2018 by Tor.com Original Title The Atrocities ASIN B0756HW2LB Edition Language English Literary Awards Shirley Jackson Award Nominee for Best Novella (2018)   Buy here: Support you local independent bookstore or go to their twitter … Continue reading

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Review: The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones

Hardcover, 320 pages Expected publication: May 19th 2020 by Gallery / Saga Press Original Title The Only Good Indians ISBN 1982136456 (ISBN13: 9781982136451) Edition Language English Preorder here: Support your local independent bookstore Synopsis: The creeping horror of Paul Tremblay meets Tommy Orange’s There … Continue reading

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Review: Valentine by Elizabeth Wetmore

Hardcover, 320 pages Published March 31st 2020 by Harper Original Title Valentine ISBN 0062913263 (ISBN13: 9780062913265) Edition Language English Buy it here: Help local independent bookstore Synopsis: An astonishing debut novel that explores the lingering effects of a brutal crime on the women … Continue reading

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Review: The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James

Hardcover, 336 pages Expected publication: February 18th 2020 by Berkley ISBN 0440000173 (ISBN13: 9780440000174) Edition Language English Buy it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: The secrets lurking in a rundown roadside motel ensnare a young woman, just as they did … Continue reading

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Review: Reproduction by Ian Williams

  Paperback, 464 pages Expected publication: May 5th 2020 by Europa Editions ISBN 1609455754 (ISBN13: 9781609455750) Edition Language English Literary Awards Scotiabank Giller Prize (2019) Preorder it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: A hilarious, surprising and poignant love story about the … Continue reading

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Review: Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Published April 17th 2012 by Algonquin Books (first published October 30th 2003) Buy it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria. They live in a beautiful … Continue reading

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Review: Fire Sermon by Jamie Quantro

Hardcover, 224 pages Published January 9th 2018 by Grove Press Original Title Fire Sermon ISBN 0802127045 (ISBN13: 9780802127044) Edition Language English Buy it Here: Amazon Barnes and Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: Married twenty years to Thomas and living in Nashville with their two … Continue reading

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