Death in the Mouth: Original Horror by People of Color by Beatrice Iker, JL Akagi, Isha Karki, Amarantha Sepulveda Durán, K-Ming Chang, Yah Yah Scholfield, Johnny Compton, R.S.A. Garcia, Reno Evangelista, P. H. Low, C Pam Zhang, Endria Richardson, Rivers Solomon, Darcie Little Badger, Cassie Hart, Jolie Toomajan, Priya Chand, Jessica Cho, M. L. Krishnan, Kelsea Yu, Karin Lowachee, Sloane Leong, Catherine Yu, Daphne Fama, Ras Cutlass, Arasibo Campeche

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fiction art horror short stories dark mysterious medium-paced


Death in the Mouth is a collection of horror stories and art showcasing BIPOC and ethnically marginalized storytellers from around the world. You'll read stories featuring grotesque manifestations of dread, the enveloping sludge of grief, and the ...

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dark 100%
tense 50%
challenging 25%
emotional 25%
mysterious 25%
reflective 25%


medium 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 100%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 33% | N/A: 33% | No: 33%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 33% | N/A: 33% | Yes: 33%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 66% | Yes: 33%

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