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Review: Extinction Peak by Lucas Mangum

Paperback, 163 pages Published September 22nd 2020 by Madness Heart Press Buy it here: Madness Heart Press, Amazon, Bookshop Synposis: When the raptors come out of sinkholes across the United States, Deandra Antigone Merriweather’s elder brother Johnny sees the chaos as … Continue reading

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Review: Seventeen Names for Skin by Roland Blackburn

Published August 31st 2020 by Weirdpunk BooksISBN1951658167 (ISBN13: 9781951658168) Buy it here: Weirdpunk Books, Bookshop, or Amazon Synopsis: After a cancer diagnosis gives her six months to live, Snow Turner does what any introverted body-piercer might: hire a dark-web assassin and take … Continue reading

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Review: The Book of X by Sarah Rose Etter

Buy Here: Two Dollar Radio Synopsis: The Book of X tells the tale of Cassie, a girl born with her stomach twisted in the shape of a knot. From childhood with her parents on the family meat farm, to a desk … Continue reading

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Review: African Psycho by Alain Mabanckou

Buy here: bookshop Synopsis: Its title recalls Bret Easton Ellis’s infamous book, but while Ellis’s narrator was a blank slate, African Psycho’s protagonist is a quivering mass of lies, neuroses, and relentless internal chatter. Gregoire Nakobomayo, a petty criminal, has decided to … Continue reading

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Review: The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle

Buy it here Synopsis: People move to New York looking for magic and nothing will convince them it isn’t there. Charles Thomas Tester hustles to put food on the table, keep the roof over his father’s head, from Harlem to … Continue reading

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Review: Elephant Vice by Chris Meekings

Buy it Here Synopsis: He’s the master of post impressionism. He’s the Hindu Remover of Obstacles. They’re cops. Vincent Van Gogh is a cop with a dark past. He painted some of the greatest artistic masterpieces of our time. He … Continue reading

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Review: Rock ‘N’ Roll Headcase by Lee Widener

Buy it at Amazon or support independent bookstores by ordering the paperback here Synopsis When Alice Cooper’s head starts telling you what to do, you probably shouldn’t listen. Chaino Durante did. And this is his story. Chaino Durante works at … Continue reading

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Review: “If It Bleeds” by Stephen King

Support your local bookstore or Buy it here. Synopsis: From #1 New York Times bestselling author, legendary storyteller, and master of short fiction Stephen King comes an extraordinary collection of four new and compelling novellas —Mr. Harrigan’s Phone, The Life … 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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