r/fantasy Bingo 2018 · Review

Review | Song of Blood & Stone by L. Penelope

Title: Song of Blood & Stone Author: L. Penelope Published by: St. Martin's Press My rating: 3 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Net Galley ARC Content warning: Racism, Sexual violence, Torture "Orphaned and alone, Jasminda lives in a land where cold whispers of invasion and war linger on the wind. Jasminda herself… Continue reading Review | Song of Blood & Stone by L. Penelope

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r/fantasy Bingo 2017 · Review

Review | Prime Meridian by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Title: Prime Meridian Author: Silvia Moreno Garcia Published by: Innsmouth Free Press My rating: 5 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Net Galley ARC Content Warning: Poverty, Crushing despair of capitalism "Amelia dreams of Mars. The Mars of the movies and the imagination, an endless bastion of opportunities for a colonist with some guts.… Continue reading Review | Prime Meridian by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Lady Classics · Review

Review | Notes of a Crocodile by Qiu Miaojin

Title: Notes of a Crocodile Author: Qiu Miaojin Translated by: Bonnie Huie Published by: NYRB Classics My rating: 4 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Public library Content warning: Violence, extortion, abusive relationships, homophobia "Set in the post-martial-law era of 1990s Taipei, Notes of a Crocodile depicts the coming-of-age of a group of queer misfits discovering love,… Continue reading Review | Notes of a Crocodile by Qiu Miaojin

Short Fiction Reviews

Short Fiction Reviews | The Week of January 22-28

Short Fiction Reviews is a new thing I'm trying. I read a lot of short fiction, mainly from collections and anthologies, rather than stories published online. But often by the time I'm finished the book, I've read so many stories that it's hard to review it. So each week I'm going to try and do… Continue reading Short Fiction Reviews | The Week of January 22-28

CanLit Bingo 2018 · Review

Review | The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur

Title: The Sun and Her Flowers Author: Rupi Kaur Published by: Andrews McMeel Publishing My rating: 5 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Public library Content warning: Rape The Sun and Her Flowers is Rupi Kaur's second book of poetry. I picked up her first book, Milk and Honey, last year when it exploded in… Continue reading Review | The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur