Articles Posted in the " Indie/Small Press " Category

  • “Rise of the Chosen” Turns the Zombie Trope Inside Out

      Rise of the Chosen is that very rare and beautiful thing: a Young Adult novel that doesn’t assume young adults only want to read about tormented romance. It’s a compelling story and a promising start to Anna Kopp’s Lifeblood series. Still, I have a fear about the adorable queer romance we’re given as Sam […]








  • “Wanted” AKA “What the Spell Did I Just Read?”

    Wanted is the second book in Betsy Schow’s Storymakers series, but whereas the first book, Spelled, was charming and fun, Wanted is merely chaotic and confusing. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.


  • All In-credible: A Look Inside Two of the Minds Behind “All In Fear”

    All In Fear is a dark little treasure trove of queer horror stories released last month by Open Ink Press. Fair warning: the book is definitely for mature readers. Several of the stories feature explicit sexual content, and there is genre-typical violence in places. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our […]