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REVIEW: The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

REVIEW: The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

Brutal. That’s the first word that comes to mind while reading Lauren Beukes’s sci-fi thriller/mystery The Shining Girls, and for good reason. The Shining Girls focuses on two characters: Harper Curtis, a serial killer who gained the ability to time travel [...]

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Almost: An Interview with Amalie Howard

Almost: An Interview with Amalie Howard

What's a heroine to do when her quest takes her to a world entirely unlike her own? That's just what happens to Riven, the protagonist in Amalie Howard's THE ALMOST GIRL from Strange Chemistry out earlier this year. We had the [...]

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Book Club: I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga

Book Club: I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga

At first glance, Jasper Dent could be an ordinary 17-year-old boy - albeit a particularly good-looking and charming one - if it wasn't for one little detail: his father is the world's most notorious serial killer, and he's trained Jazz [...]

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The Girls in Capes Book Club

The Girls in Capes Book Club

Ever joined a book club? Girls in Capes is launching an online book club, and we'd love to see you there. Each month, we'll announce a new title (currently in paperback) to read. The GIC review will post the last Friday of [...]

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REVIEW: Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge

REVIEW: Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge

Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge is a retelling of Beauty and the Beast but with a twist: it’s set in a world that believes in Greek mythology as well as the Greek and Roman empires. This adds the first of [...]

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