Short Story Saturday – Lucretia

Lucretia by Grant Allen

This week’s story is Grant Allen’s Lucretia. LUCRETIA. I will acknowledge that I was certainly a very young man in the year ’67; indeed, I was only just turned of twenty, and was inordinately proud of a slight downy fringe on my upper lip, which I was pleased to speak of as my moustache. Still, […]

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Giveaway! -Alternatives to a Frozen Mouse

Alternatives to a Frozen Mouse by A.J. Mouse

I recently reviewed an incredible book called Alternatives to a Frozen Mouse by A.J. Mouse. The lovely authors have very kindly agreed to let Examining the Odd host a competition! You can win one of three signed copies. Simply enter here. Good luck!

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Book Review: Clive Barker – Books of Blood Volumes 1-3

Originally posted on A Range of Reads:
I started the summer by delving back into Clive Barker’s Books of Blood, a collection of short stories from early in Clive Barker’s career. Clive Barker started out writing horror. His novella, The Hellbound Heart , went on to became the original Hellraiser film, which Barker himself wrote and directed. If…

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