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The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey

This is a zombie novel. I do love a post-apocalyptic futuristic story but I am usually fairly indifferent to zombies. I would say that this is different because the writer goes some way to explaining what has caused the zombification … Continue reading

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Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley

This is a so-called “classic” which was written in 1818. I am more of a contemporary fiction kind of girl and this book certainly has not changed my mind. I read it for a book club, otherwise I would not … Continue reading

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Geek Love by Katherine Dunn

This is a very unique story that tackles some controversial and, in my opinion, pretty unpleasant topics. I read it for a book club, otherwise I would not have picked it up based on the title (which I still do … Continue reading

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Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

This is the sequel to one of Stephen King’s best-known novels, The Shining. He wrote The Shining in 1977 and, according to the note at the end of this novel, he had often wondered what happened to the little boy, … Continue reading

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Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury

I think I discovered Bradbury later than most. I only very recently read Fahrenheit 451 and very much liked it. But then I always enjoy a distopian future. I do usually enjoy a fantasy/horror story, but this one just did … Continue reading

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Eli Roth’s Goretorium, Las Vegas

I had been curious about this Las Vegas attraction since it opened last year. It is on the Las Vegas Strip inside the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood. It opens at 5pm and closes at midnight or 1am depending … Continue reading

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