Ambition is a strange phenomenon. It can enable us to climb the highest peaks, but only the self-aware will admire the view.
Tombland is a bold concept crippled by its subject matter. That being said, if history is your thing, wade into the mire, my love.
We’re all living it, but the idea of a compelling fiction has long overtaken the concept of dour fact. The only way out, is stepping further into the circles of Hell.
Don’t be fooled by the cover, Megan Abbott’s book is a true powerhouse, flitting between two vivid timelines. Go read it.
Lynne Vincent McCarthy’s stunning debut novel is a grating example of a character gone awry. It’s terror visited under glass, and well worth an examination.