Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #1), Laurell K. Hamilton

“Most hatred is based on fear, one way or another. Yeah. I wrapped myself in anger, with a dash of hate, and at the bottom of it all was an icy center of pure terror.” Guilty Pleasures took me by surprise. It was not what I was expecting, it was better than. I am such…

Somebody Else’s Sky by Jessica Hawkins

“You should have the world. Fuck the world—you should have the universe, the sky, and every star in it.” WHY JESSICA HAWKINS, WHY?! This review should be titled, "I am Deceased." Synopsis: If I closed my eyes, I could still see them—all blonde sunshine, ocean-blue eyes, and long limbs. The glint of Lake’s gold bracelet.…

Something in the Way by Jessica Hawkins

Someone else would be her first love. Some other man would be the first to cherish her. The first to ruin her. It couldn’t be me. One of my favorite romance tropes? Love triangles. After that? Forbidden romance. Something in the Way gives it to you in spades. I don't know what I was expecting…