Book Review: Ghost Eaters: Clay McLeod Chapman

I received an Advance Readers' Copy of this book. All opinions are my own. Erin has never been able to disentangle herself from her complicated relationship with Silas. Alternating between friends and lovers, even when she tries to draw a hard line boundary with him, nothing seems to stick. He is the leader of their… Continue reading Book Review: Ghost Eaters: Clay McLeod Chapman

Book Review: Chorus by Rebecca Kauffman

Chorus - Rebecca Kauffman (Counterpoint, 2022) I received an Advance Reading Copy of this book. All opinions are my own. On sale March 1, 2022 Chorus earns its title from the chorus of voices portrayed throughout this book. There are seven Shaw siblings, as well as their parents, and we follow them through their childhood… Continue reading Book Review: Chorus by Rebecca Kauffman

Life Lately: Lockdown Week ???

We're somewhere around 5 or 6 weeks into this current lockdown. About two weeks ago it was extended to January 8th and while I don't believe that the government is (or even has the power to) cancelling Christmas, there have been the ups and downs of emotions surrounding that announcement. We are, however, very fortunate,… Continue reading Life Lately: Lockdown Week ???

Book Review: Halfbreed Maria Campbell

Halfbreed - Maria Campbell (McClelland & Stewart, 2019) I received an Advance Reader Copy of this book. All opinions are my own. Halfbreed is a memoir by Maria Campbell, the story of her life from childhood into early adulthood. Originally published in 1973 this edition was re-released in 2019 with a new introduction and some… Continue reading Book Review: Halfbreed Maria Campbell

Book Review: It Would Be Night in Caracas by Karina Sainz Borgo

It Would Be Night in Caracas - Karina Sainz Borgo (HarperVia, 2019) This book was translated from the Spanish by Elizabeth Bryer. It Would Be Night in Caracas was a chaotic, difficult read. Many parts felt like they took place in some sort of post-apocalyptic hellscape. There was a constant stress and tension and always… Continue reading Book Review: It Would Be Night in Caracas by Karina Sainz Borgo