Will You Take the Pill? “Guinea Pigs” by Benacquista & Barral

"Forgetting is necessary to our survival, just as fear is." A pharmaceutical testing center. Three human test subjects. Three pills a day for twenty-one days. And at the end, a check for 3,500 euros. Our three guinea pigs begin the test thinking they’re in it for the money. Three weeks later, they leave transformed. Have … Continue reading Will You Take the Pill? “Guinea Pigs” by Benacquista & Barral

Advertisements

For the Awkward Little Alien in All of Us: “Everyone’s a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too” by Jomny Sun

"u may be sad because u are sad. it is ok to be sad but if u are sad because happiness is fleeting, just remember that sadness is also fleeting too." The illustrated story of a lonely alien sent to observe Earth, where he meets all sorts of creatures with all sorts of perspectives on … Continue reading For the Awkward Little Alien in All of Us: “Everyone’s a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too” by Jomny Sun

Motherhood and Madness: “The Secrets She Keeps” by Michael Robotham

"The value of a secret depends upon whom you’re trying to keep it from." In the bestselling tradition of The Girl on the Train and In a Dark, Dark Wood, from the internationally bestselling author whom Stephen King called “an absolute master” of the psychological thriller, comes a riveting suspense novel about the unlikely friendship … Continue reading Motherhood and Madness: “The Secrets She Keeps” by Michael Robotham