Review: ‘Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis’ by Anne Rice

Blurb from GoodReads At the novel’s center: the vampire Lestat de Lioncourt, hero, leader, inspirer, irresistible force, irrepressible spirit, battling (and ultimately reconciling with) a strange otherworldly form that has somehow taken possession of Lestat’s undead body and soul. This ancient and mysterious power and unearthly spirit of vampire lore has all the force, history,…

Repost: A Tribute to Sophie Lancaster

Please note: this is a repost from 2015, posted originally on my other blog, the official blog for The Breathing Ghosts series. I am reposting it to help publicize Murdered For Being Different, a sensitive, thought provoking and nuanced BBC3 dramatization of the vicious real-life attack on Sophie Lancaster and her boyfriend, Robert, as well…

Review: ‘The Romeo Catchers’ by Alys Arden

Blurb from GoodReads.com:  Is blood thicker than magic in La Nouvelle-Orléans? Tormented by the fate she condemned her mother to, and by the lies she’s forced to tell to cover it up, Adele scours Storm-ravaged New Orleans for the truth about her family’s magical past. But every turn leads her back to the one person…