Book Review: Season of Mists, by Jen Corkill

Penny Dreadful won’t be back until next summer, and the end of the season left me with a hangover. No worries, though, there’s a plethora of novels and book series in the same vein that can give me the same fix Penny Dreadful does. Season of Mists, by Jen Corkill, is the first book in a promising historical paranormal romance series that does just that. Read More Book Review: Season of Mists, by Jen Corkill

Netflix Recap: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, Episode 1×01: “Cocaine Blues”

Here at Persephone Magazine we love shows with strong female leads, so we’ll be recapping both series one and two of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, which is currently streaming on Netflix. Based on the series of novels by Kerry Greenwood and starring Essie Davis as the title character, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries chronicles the adventures of the Honorable Phryne Fisher, lady detective, as she solves one mystery after another in 1920s Melbourne, Australia. Read More Netflix Recap: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, Episode 1×01: “Cocaine Blues”