Review: Bent Heavens – Horrific, Depressing, and Super Compelling

Title: Bent Heavens Author: Daniel Kraus Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. Genre(s): "YA" Horror, Contemporary Subject(s): Alien abduction, torture Release Date: Feb 25th, 2020 Page Count: 304 (hardback) Rating: 8.0/10         Liv Fleming’s father went missing more than two years ago, not long after he claimed to have been abducted by aliens. … Continue reading Review: Bent Heavens – Horrific, Depressing, and Super Compelling

Review: Wilder Girls – A Strangely Beautiful and Flawed Gem (Minus that Ending)

Title: Wilder Girls Author: Rory Power Publisher: Delacorte Press Release Date: July 9th, 2019 Genre(s): YA Sci-Fi Subjects and Themes: Friendships, LGBTQIAP+ (f/f), Body Horror Page Count: 368 (hardback) Rating: 7.0/10         It's been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled … Continue reading Review: Wilder Girls – A Strangely Beautiful and Flawed Gem (Minus that Ending)

Reviews: Contagion & Immunity by Erin Bowman – Biological Space Horror and Maple Walnut Ice Cream

Title: Contagion (Contagion 1) Author: Erin Bowman Publisher: HarperTeen Release Date: July 24th, 2018 Genre(s): YA Sci-Fi, Thriller, Horror Subjects and Themes: Microbiology, LGBTQIAP+ Page Count: 432 (hardback) Rating: 7.5/10       After receiving a distress call from a drill team on a distant planet, a skeleton crew is sent into deep space to … Continue reading Reviews: Contagion & Immunity by Erin Bowman – Biological Space Horror and Maple Walnut Ice Cream

Review: Alice Isn’t Dead (A Novel) – A Road Trip Like No Other

Title: Alice Isn't Dead: A Novel Author: Joseph Fink Publisher: Harper Perennial Release Date: October 30th, 2018 Genre(s): Horror, Mystery Subjects and Themes: Road Trip, LGBTQIAP+ Page Count: 336 (hardback) Rating: 7/10       Keisha Taylor lived a quiet life with her wife, Alice, until the day that Alice disappeared. After months of searching, … Continue reading Review: Alice Isn’t Dead (A Novel) – A Road Trip Like No Other