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Boys Will be Monsters | Book Review

Boys Will be Monsters | Book Review

Shelter for the Damned by Mike Thorn ISBN: 978-1950305605 JournalStone, February 2021 190 pages, $19.95 Warnings for: Spoilers, Child Death, Child Abuse, Intimate Partner Violence, Murder There’s a pernicious saying in our society: “Boys will be boys.” The...
Watershed | Book Review

Watershed | Book Review

Watershed by Doreen Vanderstoop ISBN: 9781988298597 / 1988298598 Freehand Books, May 2, 2020 355 pages, $22.95 Dystopian fiction should feel frighteningly possible yet reassuringly unlikely, but Doreen Vanderstoop’s debut novel, Watershed, is a convincing prediction...
Red Room | Photography

Red Room | Photography

Red Room Grosse Isle, Quebec, Canada Modern visitors to Grosse Isle, a former quarantine island turned state park, can see the red room, where patients with smallpox were held in the belief that less exposure to sunlight would increase survival rates and decrease...