Book Adventures Weekly, Issue 35

Just straight-up news from around the bookosphere today:

There’s a post on Book Riot by a woman who hasn’t read a book by a man since 2013. What do you think?

Author Adam Nevill explains why he chose to write about the pre-apocalypse in Lost GirlIt’s about #sciencefictionnotfiction being really horrible, depressing, and dystopian instead of intergalactic and space-operatic.

Get ready for Halloween by reading about five of the scariest vampires in literature. Or, just read the article in the previous link.

More in “Halloween”: Scary book art.

A 400-year-old Spanish Church re-emerges from a reservoir in Mexico.

CBC Books shares five powerful (and even more so given their brevity) poems by Rupi Kaur.