It’s funny that I’m currently reading this book right after finishing Hood Feminism as well. (2011 – 2020) – It’s a Wrap! The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires series in the works at Amazon. We follow Patricia a bored, middle-aged housewife who is attacked by a neighbour on the way home from a book club meeting. Patricia Campbell’s life has never felt smaller. Pleasant, South Carolina he brings Patricia Campbell’s book club under his spell, thrusting Patricia – who gave up her successful career as a nurse to raise her two children so her husband could have his burgeoning career as a doctor – at the center of events. Book Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix, 9781683691457, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires has been met with a fairly strong reception on Goodreads. Evil in a small town is one of my absolute favorite horror tropes and THE SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB’S GUIDE TO SLAYING VAMPIRES aces it! Let’s get to the Vampire, James Harris. The characters are unique and the repartee real and enjoyable. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. Book Club; Mystery/Thrillers; Memoirs; TV & Movies; Lists; Review; Author Picks; Meet the Team; Your Shelf; Subscribe; Facebook Twitter Instagram. When a charming drifter shows up in Mt. I managed to get through the book and I have such a hard time not. Original Title ISBN "B07MB46BSQ" published on "2020-4-7". Hands down. I’m over here dying for your next novel to devour. See all 14 questions about The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires…, Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot, Nenia ✨️ Socially Awkward Trash Panda ✨️ Campbell, The Southern Bookclub's Guide to Killing Vampires (Grady Hendrix) - December 2020 Adult BOM - starts 2 Dec, The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix - Restarting November 28th 2020, November 2020 Standalone BOTM - The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires, by Grady Hendrix, free, amazing, and did I mention free podcasts of his fiction on Pseudopod, Goodreads Members Suggest: 32 ‘Vacation’ Reads. A women's book club in the deep south tries to protect its suburban community from a mysterious stranger with supernatural abilities. Patricia invites him into her house and helps him to establish his financial foundation in the town. For this summer, we read a book about vampires: “The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires” by Grady Hendrix, in fact. As of May 11th 2020 Hendrix has also started his own podcast called Super Scary Haunted Homeschool. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires Grady Hendrix. Hendrix does a really nice job of giving each of these women (Kitty, Slick, Maryellen, Grace) a unique voice and identity. One evening after book club, Patricia is viciously attacked by an elderly neighbor, bringing the neighbor’s handsome nephew, James Harris, into her life. Grady Hendrix sure wrote an intriguing tale! And 100% not even comparable to current day because a main character is a vampire. SFFWorld Best of the Decade! I loved the opening, the voice of the character. The story was light and engaging. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. What a magnificent surprise! Why does every single thing need to be a discussion about race or equality or gender roles. I'd also like to point out that the author included sexism, racism, and abuse in all forms but it was never a statement piece, the book never came out against it or punished those that perpetrated it so it was normalization. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a horror novel by Grady Hendrix, who previously wrote My Best Friend’s Exorcism and Horrorstör. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. We follow Patricia a bored, middle-aged housewife who is attacked by a neighbour on the way home from a book club meeting. Quirk, $21.99 (400p) ISBN 978-1-68369-143-3. If this had happened at my house I would have burnt the thing down or me and my neighbors would at least be concerned about the sewer system. The Southern Book Club’s Guide To Slaying Vampires: A Novel. Some of the elements are the same, in terms of how the community as a whole is affected and a unique protagonist (how many housewives/mothers of two are vampire hunters these days) that elicits support, but Hendrix has carved out his own story. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires A Novel. The Southern Book Club’s Guide To Slaying Vampires audiobook by Grady Hendrix, narrated by Bahni Turpin. Genre: Horror/ Fantasy/Paranormal/Adult Fiction First Published: April 7th, 2020 Length: 400 pages Audiobook Length: 13 hours and 49 minutes Publisher Description: “Fried Green Tomatoes and Steel Magnolias meet Dracula in this Southern-flavored supernatural thriller set in the ’90s about a women’s book club that … Soon enough, Patricia finds these women to be the friends she’d been missing in her life. Hendrix's new novel, The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires, stars a group of determined women who band together to take on a suave supernatural threat in their community. The story was light and engaging. THE SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB’S GUIDE to SLAYING VAMPIRES by Grady Hendrix Rob B October 20, 2020 0 Comment Southern housewives fighting evil…one could argue they fight the good fight every day in the form of their children and husbands, but Grady Hendrix places a vampire in a small southern town as the dark, disruptive force. ), spiders, blood sucking, like I never imagined it, horribleness. ), that turns from reading fiction to true crime. This was so much more than just a story about a vampire and a book club of southern ladies, this book was about families, money, loss, everyday life struggles, and mostly friendships. Some even applaud the (male) author for being so good at writing female characters and I sit here flabbergasted, trying make my brain comprehend how they came to. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. There is so much packed into this little book and the audio was amazing! The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a horror novel by Grady Hendrix, who previously wrote My Best Friend’s Exorcism and Horrorstör. For those who enjoy a good vampire story with a dose of Southern humor, the book is a good introduction to Hendrix’s style. Quirk, $21.99 (400p) ISBN 978-1-68369-143-3. Grab your copy HERE!. Pleasant, doesn’t have much excuse for her wanderlust.