Monthly Archives:: August 2014

Links: Monday, August 4th

Links: Monday, August 4th

August 4, 2014 Links 1

We can’t stop here. This is bat country…. Six MG/YA novels featuring disabled Black protagonists – It’s a short list, but I’m glad to see there’s at least a few books out there with disabled black kids in them. I haven’t found any in romance yet. Unsurprisingly, we’re a fan… Read more »

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A Band Called Death

A Band Called Death

August 3, 2014 Movie / TV, Reviews 0

I am so late to the Death party. Super late. Late enough that I’m pretty sure you’re saying “How did you not know about this?” Whatever – just in case you haven’t arrived yet, let me walk you in. In 1974 when the charts were dominated by Terry Jacks and The… Read more »

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Links: Saturday, August 2nd

Links: Saturday, August 2nd

August 2, 2014 Links 1

Samuel Beckett Motivational Cat Posters Dead Lesbians Versus None At All: A Brief History of Lesbian Pulp Fiction. – This post is from March but it’s new to me and a super interesting look at mid-century erotic pulp novels. These novels, cheaply printed and mass produced for sale in places… Read more »

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August Open Thread

August 1, 2014 Open Thread 16

Happy first of the month! Read a book with a marginalized character you want to recommend? Run across a terrible portrayal you want to warn others to avoid? Just want to rant about the general state of the genre? Can’t believe LITM turns one this month? (Where did that year… Read more »

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