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April In Review

Book Reviews: The Girl Who Wasn’t ThereShadow SoulFood FrightThe Heart of Owl AbbasBig SmokeThe Waters of NyrAssassin’s Apprentice Kind Nepenthe Thornhill Blood JourneyThe Final Wars EndIt Calls From The ForestPax OversightFlesh and Blood My Life As A PotatoAn Untoward Bliss of MoonsDeep RootsLake City Way Ninja GirlThe Odyssey Author interviews: Elle Katharine White - author… Continue reading April In Review

book review, horror, magical readathon

It Calls From The Forest

If you go into the woods, be sure to go in disguise. There be monsters in this anthology! It Calls From The Forest contains 24 horror short stories on the theme of dark things lurking among the trees. I found this to be a very solid anthology, with stories of a high standard. As with… Continue reading It Calls From The Forest

book review, horror, magical readathon

Kind Nepenthe by Matthew V Brockmeyer

A somewhat low key The Shining, Kind Nepenthe exchanges the Overlook Hotel for land in Humboldt County, Northern California. Rebecca wants to be self sufficient and raise her daughter, Megan, to live off the land. For this reason she’s hitched her wagon to Mark, who prefers to be called Calendula, and are living at Coyote’s… Continue reading Kind Nepenthe by Matthew V Brockmeyer

book review, magical readathon, reading challenge

The Magical Readathon Challenge

When I read about the Magical Readathon on Jenna’s blog, I thought it sounded fun. Little did I know the depth of the rabbit hole I was about to fall into. Apparently there is this amazing person, called Book Roast, who set up the Magical Readathon three years ago. She loves Harry Potter so much,… Continue reading The Magical Readathon Challenge