The Heart of Shadows – Europe Comics [1st Anniversary Post!!]

"In the deepest darkness, all it takes is for one point of light to shine..." Luc is a frail child who’s afraid of anything and everything, no thanks to his Italian grandmother and her dark bedtime stories. So when he disappears from his bedroom one night, everyone fears the worst. Has he been kidnapped? Did … Continue reading The Heart of Shadows – Europe Comics [1st Anniversary Post!!]

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The Lottery and Other Stories by Shirley Jackson

"The people seemed hurled on in a frantic action that made every hour forty-five minutes long, every day nine hours, every year fourteen days." The Lottery, one of the most terrifying stories written in this century, created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" … Continue reading The Lottery and Other Stories by Shirley Jackson

A Diabolical Treat: The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov

"Manuscripts don’t burn." An audacious revision of the stories of Faust and Pontius Pilate, The Master and Margarita is recognized as one of the essential classics of modern Russian literature. The novel's vision of Soviet life in the 1930s is so ferociously accurate that it could not be published during its author's lifetime and appeared … Continue reading A Diabolical Treat: The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov

Broken and Beautiful: “Daisy Jones & The Six” by Taylor Jenkins Reid

"We love broken, beautiful people. And it doesn't get much more obviously broken and more classically beautiful than Daisy Jones." Everyone knows Daisy Jones & The Six, but nobody knows the reason behind their split at the absolute height of their popularity . . . until now. Daisy is a girl coming of age in … Continue reading Broken and Beautiful: “Daisy Jones & The Six” by Taylor Jenkins Reid