Suburban Death Project by Aimee Parkison

If you enjoy fabulism, surrealism, magical realism, or speculative fiction that is as horrifying and strange as it is lyrical, you should pick up…

Continue Reading
great white sharks

The Thing About Great White Sharks by Rebecca Adams Wright

The fifteen speculative short stories in The Thing About Great White Sharks blew me away! This collection is creative, offbeat and really delightful. As each…

Continue Reading
small mammals

Hall of Small Mammals: Stories by Thomas Pierce

It’s no secret that I love offbeat short story collections. Add Thomas Pierce’s Hall of Small Mammals to the list. Many of these stories…

Continue Reading
strange library

The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami

Let me start out by commenting on the physical book itself. The Strange Library has thick pages and opens in an interesting way. The top…

Continue Reading
man nature

Man V. Nature by Diane Cook

I’ve been sitting on this review until the very last moment because I haven’t known where to begin. My head is spinning. Every time…

Continue Reading
brief moment of weightlessness

A Brief Moment of Weightlessness by Victoria Fish

Imagine you’ve just started reading a book by a new-to-you author, and you find you are absolutely captivated, even before you finish the first…

Continue Reading
flings

Flings by Justin Taylor

Justin Taylor’s Flings, a collection of short stories, started out on a high note for me. Each story is a brief glimpse into one moment…

Continue Reading
snow and shadow

Snow and Shadow by Dorothy Tse

The stories in Snow and Shadow are so, so bizarre, but in that delicious way that leaves you excited to discover what the author has come up with…

Continue Reading

Get Up Tim by Sally Weigel

It’s no secret that so far, I’ve adored every one of the CCLaP titles I’ve read. The stories in Sally Weigel’s Get Up Tim…

Continue Reading

Problems with People by David Guterson

  The stories in Problems with People are ten snapshots of relationships, connections, human experiences, life. This collection explores how we relate to each other…

Continue Reading
%d bloggers like this: