Halloween Highlights: Vampires Never Get Old – Tales with Fresh Bite edited by Zoraida Cordova & Natalie C. Parker

In this delicious new collection, you’ll find stories about lurking vampires of social media, rebellious vampires hungry for more than just blood, eager vampires coming out―and going out for their first kill―and other bold, breathtaking, dangerous, dreamy, eerie, iconic, powerful creatures of the night.Welcome to the evolution of the vampire―and a revolution on the page.Vampires … Continue reading Halloween Highlights: Vampires Never Get Old – Tales with Fresh Bite edited by Zoraida Cordova & Natalie C. Parker

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Edited By by Ellen Datlow

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. Edited By is a thoroughgoing attempt to reflect both the quality and infinite variety of the fiction Ellen Datlow has championed in … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Edited By by Ellen Datlow

The Sunday Post #34

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. Random News And Goings-On Life continues to be pretty crazy although mostly still normal for … Continue reading The Sunday Post #34

Friday Favorite Five: Short Story Collections / Anthologies

For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Short Story Collections / Anthologies I used to be a lot more into reading anthologies and short fiction than I am now, but I still really enjoy it and it's something I'd like to get back into reading … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Short Story Collections / Anthologies

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Outcast Hours edited by Mahvesh Murad and Jared Shurin

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. The bold new anthology from the acclaimed editors of The Djinn Falls in Love and Other Stories We live our lives in … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Outcast Hours edited by Mahvesh Murad and Jared Shurin

New Arrivals!

Picked up a few new books in the last week or so. The Song of All by Tina LeCount Myers sounded really intriguing to me so I decided to take a chance on it when offered a copy for review purposes. Description: A former warrior caught between gods and priests must fight for the survival … Continue reading New Arrivals!

The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror: Not Forgotten

Since we're getting in the Halloween spirit around here, with all the talk of haunted houses and creepy books, I'd like to take a few minutes to talk about my favorite anthology series. The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror anthology, edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling*, published twenty-one volumes between 1988 and 2008. I remember … Continue reading The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror: Not Forgotten