Are You Loathsome Tonight? Stories by Poppy Z. Brite

Are You Loathsome Tonight? Stories

Poppy Z. Brite

fiction fantasy horror short stories dark emotional reflective fast-paced

164 pages | first published 1998

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This collection by Poppy Z. Brite, author of Exquisite Corpse and Love in Vein, among others, features anew story, Monday's Special. Poppy contributed story notes as well as the Preface.
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challenging 100%
dark 100%
emotional 100%
tense 100%
adventurous 50%
mysterious 50%
sad 50%


medium 50%
fast 50%

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Character: 50% | N/A: 50%

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It's complicated: 50% | N/A: 50%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 50%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

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