Book Review – The Patience of a Dead Man by Michael Clark

Title: The Patience of a Dead Man Author: Michael Clark Edition: Paperback Page Count: 356 pages Rating: 3.5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  He just spent everything on a house in disrepair, but he didn’t know someone was waiting inside. Tim Russell just put his last dollar on a handyman’s dream; a quaint but dilapidated … Continue reading

Book Review – The Devil’s City by Sara Tantlinger & Matt Corley

Title: The Devil’s City Author: Sara Tantlinger & Matt Corley Edition: Digital Page Count: 90 pages Rating:  5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  In the latter half of the 19th century Chicago grew from a town of a few thousand farmers to a sprawling metropolis of skyscrapers and a population of over 500,000. Those final … Continue reading

Book Review – The Deep by Rivers Solomon

Title: The Deep Author: Rivers Solomon Edition: Hardcover Page Count: 166 pages Rating:  5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  Yetu holds the memories for her people—water-dwelling descendants of pregnant African slave women thrown overboard by slave owners—who live idyllic lives in the deep. Their past, too traumatic to be remembered regularly, is forgotten by everyone, … Continue reading

Book Review – The Fourth Whore by EV Knight

Title: The Fourth Whore Author: EV Knight Edition: Paperback Page Count: 224 pages Rating: 5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  Kenzi Brooks watched The Scribble Man collect her brother’s soul after a hit and run when she was seven. He gave her a present that day—a lucky rabbit’s foot. Sixteen years later, she no longer believes in … Continue reading

Book Review – Stirring the Sheets by Chad Lutzke

Title: Stirring the Sheets Author: Chad Lutzke Edition: Paperback Page Count: 130 pages Rating:  5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary: 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 in her younger years. A story of desperation, loneliness and … Continue reading

Comic Corner #1: Harrow County (Vol. 1 and 2), Fables (Vol. 1)

I’ve wanted to include comic reviews, but often don’t have as much to say on a single issue or volume as I would a book. Because of this, I didn’t feel they’d necessitate a whole review of their own space-wise, and thus the idea for my Comic Corner was born! Soon, I’ll be reorganizing/alphabetizing my … Continue reading