LGBT

Report for Murder by Val McDermid

US Cover Val McDermid’s Trick of the Dark was one of the last books I purchased in 2011. I haven’t read it yet, but found myself wondering what Val’s earlier books were like. Is she one of those mystery writers… Read More ›

Kissing the Witch by Emma Donoghue

Kissing the Witch: Old Tales in New SkinsEmma DonoghueJoanna Cotler Books/HarperCollins, 1997ISBN: 0-06-440772-1Source: Library (inter-library loan from Grande Prairie Public Library) Kissing the Witch is the third book that I’ve read by Donoghue in the last 12 months. In January… Read More ›

Scars by Cheryl Rainfield

West Side Books, 2010 I can’t say enough good things about this book.  Scars is an intense story about fifteen-year-old Kendra whose repressed memories of sexual abuse started resurfacing six months prior to the action in the novel.  She cuts… Read More ›