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The Vile Desire to Scream by Oisin McGann

The Vile Desire to Scream is short at 35 pages but in no way feels rushed or lacking. ¬†Intricate details are unveiled organically and this little kidnapping caper is quite satisfying from start to end. Although there is nothing in … Continue reading

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Lumiere by Jacqueline E Garlick

Lumiere is a book of contradictions: at once both wonderfully imagined but also frustratingly cliched, with very unique characters who unfortunately act like romance novel stereotypes. In the end, what we have is a book that is all surface gloss: … Continue reading

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Gangsta Volume 6 by Kohske

Gangsta truly is one of the best manga out there right now. From its nuanced, intricate, and brutal storyline to the clean artwork and imaginative panel layouts, it’s hard to believe that this is Kohske’s debut series. Even after 6 … Continue reading

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The Bullet-Catcher’s Daughter by Rod Duncan

I put off reading The Bullet-Catcher’s Daughter; despite my love for everything steampunk, the title alone felt like a cliche with all the recently released books titled “The [fill in the blank]’s Daughter” out there. But upon reading, I was … Continue reading

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The Shattered Court by M.J. Scott

The Shattered Court ended up being a difficult book for me.¬† What appeared to be a YA/NA type of fantasy romance (just look at that cover!) instead read much more like the graphic sex fantasy books of the late 1970s/early … Continue reading

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