Elle Reads, Of Monsters & Men

OF MONSTERS AND MEN // part two: let’s get post-apocalyptic (series review)

This installment brings us to a niche that will make you wish for more—gay monster romance set in the post-apocalypse. Aside from m+m romance and monsters, I'm also a huge fan of the Fallout franchise, so Lily Mayne’s Monstrous series ticks A LOT of boxes for me. I initially read the first book, SOUL EATER,… Continue reading OF MONSTERS AND MEN // part two: let’s get post-apocalyptic (series review)

Elle Reads, Of Monsters & Men

OF MONSTERS AND MEN // part one: comfort food

If you're currently coasting into winter, there's nothing more timely than some cozy monster love stories. These two selections are sound jumping-off points if you’ve been curious to dip your toes into some monster romance, best enjoyed under a blanket with something warm and freshly poured nearby. YURI & THE YETI by Daphne Green Review:… Continue reading OF MONSTERS AND MEN // part one: comfort food

Elle Reads, Of Monsters & Men

OF MONSTERS & MEN // introduction

(You barge in the door and scream, “What the fuck, Elle? Another project? Don’t you have twelve WIPs to finish?” And yes. Yes I absolutely have a menagerie of WIPs ranging from horny vibes to [NEEDS WORLDBUILDING] to nearly publishable, please get out of my house—) So here at the end of 2021 I find… Continue reading OF MONSTERS & MEN // introduction

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Elle Reads (4/24/21)

I’m gonna skip the whole “Sorry I haven’t posted in a while” thing because 1) I shouldn't apologize for having a life and 2) releasing your first book is kind of a lot. And I did say I was gonna ignore the internet and hibernate, so at least I’m consistent. I did want to share… Continue reading Elle Reads (4/24/21)

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Elle Reads (1/30/21)

Well the first month of 2021 is almost on the books. Oh and my first book is releasing on Monday 2/1/21 so maaaaybe check that out? For this week's readings, I have only one question: Do you like flirty bad boys falling for the precious nerdlets in their life? Yeah, I thought you might. This… Continue reading Elle Reads (1/30/21)

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Elle Reads (1/23/21)

I've been in a huge funk since the holidays ended. Like, I'm past hanging in there. I'm a pinched nerve. And this week the heavy weariness of everything culminated into me happening upon some dark romance/erotica: a two-part-so-far novella series and a yaoi comic. Stigma by Marloong - available on TappyToon Stigma is the story… Continue reading Elle Reads (1/23/21)

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Elle Reads (1/15/21)

As a firm believer that reading helps me become a better writer, I've decided to track some of the books I read over the course of a week. I'm not going to set any specific reading goals because, as those Nationwide commercials say, life comes at you fast. This week I ended up reading two… Continue reading Elle Reads (1/15/21)