Book Review: All the Crooked Saints

All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater. Warnings: This book is gonna dig down into your soul, and does explore some heavy themes like giving up your own self for your family, but always with a hopeful tone and a tone of recovery. Positive Representation: Colorado's Mexican Immigrant Population (decedents of them), casual background wlw representation. Rating: 6/5 …

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Book Review: Nightmares Unhinged

Nightmares Unhinged: Twenty Tales of Terror Warnings: Drug abuse, sexism, mutilation, rape, gore, Positive Representation: None Rating: 1/5 stars It has been a long time since I found a good paranormal/horror anthology, so I had a lot of hope for “Nightmares Unhinged.” It was small press, featured a couple names I knew, had an awesome cover that inspired …

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Book Review: The Other Side

The Other Side: An Anthology of Queer Paranormal Romance Positive Representation: This anthology hits just about every form of queer representation you could hope for. Rating: 5/5 stars “The Other Side” is an anthology of queer paranormal romance comics and let me tell you, it is freaking amazing. The book opens with a very frank discussion of …

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Book Review: Then it Was Dark

Then it Was Dark: A Paranormal Anthology Warnings: Suicide, animal abuse Rating: 3/5 stars “Then it was Dark” is an anthology of 21 short paranormal comics. The anthology focuses heavily on real life stories that happened to the creators, or friend of a friend stories related to the creators. It felt like a Reddit true-horror board in …

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Book Review: Rejected Princesses

Rejected Princesses by Jason Porath Warnings: Each story contains clear warnings on the first page. Positive Representation: So much! There's a little of everything. Rating: 5/5 stars Rejected Princesses is a non-fiction collection of short biographies of all the awesome women you never heard about in history class, and some you did hear about but with parts of …

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