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The paying guests by Sarah Waters

  • Author: Sarah Waters
  • Date of Publication: 2014
  • Subjects: historical fiction, women, post WWI London,  relationships, psychological fiction 

The grim shadow of the Great War is still hanging over London and it is here we find our story. 318 more words

Female Protagonists

A review of Lesbians on the Loose: Crime Writers on the Lam, ed. Lori L. Lake & Jessie Chandler

READ MAY, 2015

ONLINE SUMMARY: These tales of murder, mayhem, and suspense by some of today’s finest crime writers will keep you up way past your bedtime! 1,073 more words

Lesbian Protagonist(s)

No women in cinema? / Keine Frauen beim Film?

English

I read an article about Maggie Gyllenhaal that she didn’t get a part because she was considered to be too old. (She is 37.) The rest of the article outlined the youthism in Hollywood which is primarely distinct by women. 490 more words

Hollywood

Book Review: CUCKOO SONG by Frances Hardinge

It is England during the reign of King George V. The Machine Age is at its peak, and human society is in flux, becoming increasingly urbanized, secular. 1,134 more words

Fantasy

new angelhide cover

I’ll be the first to admit: I have no idea what I’m actually doing with the self-publishing thing. Writing a good story? I feel fairly confident about that–but I can’t make myself beg for retweets and likes. 129 more words

Rude Writes

Recent Reads: "Shadow Scale" by Rachel Hartman

Shadow Scale
Rachel Hartman
Fantasy / Young Adult
596 pages

Synopsis:

The kingdom of Goredd: a world where humans and dragons share life with an uneasy balance, and those few who are both human and dragon must hide the truth. 1,017 more words

Fantasy