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Fun idea, not fully developed. You expect more gore, more ick, more history, more on the characters, but it just felt lacking. Even the stories were too basic, the priest not deep enough in his faith and philosophy and felt too... surface-level.

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Read for: daddy issues, gay boy navigates his first crush but is really trying to find solace and comfort bc aforementioned daddy issues, MURDER!, fantasy escapism, illness hurt/comfort, boys will be boys

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I was lucky enough to receive this book early through a giveaway!

Read for: weird shit, feminist rage, gruesome details, girl power... oh, and I guess vampires

If you know Grady Hendrix, you know you'll be lured in by a quirky premise, and then bashed
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