• Ladies of Horror Fiction Instagram Challenge Weekly Recap
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    The “Villain” Recap

    Who is the first villain that pops to mind when you think of books? For a lot of us it could be Lord Voldemort, Sauron, Randall Flagg, Dracula, and so on.   But thanks to this prompt we were able to find out about so many others! (Psst: Miss last week’s recap of “Heart”? Check it out here.) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sadie Hartmann (@mother.horror) Mother.horror shared The Bus On Thursday by Shirley Barrett.  Cancer is a villain we see in this story, but it is not the only one! “Bridget Jones meets The Exorcist in this wickedly funny, dark novel about one woman’s post-cancer retreat…

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    The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes Review

    The Girl Who Wouldn’t Die Hunts the Killer Who Shouldn’t Exist The future is not as loud as war, but it is relentless. It has a terrible fury all its own. Harper Curtis is a killer who stepped out of the past. Kirby Mazrachi is the girl who was never meant to have a future. Kirby is the last shining girl, one of the bright young women, burning with potential, whose lives Harper is destined to snuff out after he stumbles on a House in Depression-era Chicago that opens on to other times. At the urging of the House, Harper inserts himself into the lives of the shining girls, waiting…

  • Ladies of Horror Fiction Instagram Challenge Weekly Recap
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    The “Murder” Recap

    Did you miss our previous post? Check out our “Oh God, Mother!” recap. MURDER RECAP!  Well, that sounds ominous, doesn’t it? But we have to say, the Ladies really brought their A-game.  Not like we expected anything less, but these books below are some that we especially loved! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tav 💀 (@readswithdogs) Ann Rule is one of the queens of true crime and readswithdogs shared one of her biggest titles, The Stranger Beside Me.  Reading this book will definitely make your skin crawl as well as leave you thirsty for more stories that she has researched and written about! “Ann Rule was…