Josephine’s #CBR5 Review #48: The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories by Angela Carter

Go go Goodreads go: “From familiar fairy tales and legends – Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Puss-in-Boots, Beauty and the Beast, vampires, werewolves – Angela Carter has created an absorbing collection of dark, sensual, fantastic stories.”

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Absorbing? Perhaps. Too many bloody words in these bloody chambers, most certainly! But the lady does love an extended metaphorical conceit and like building a lego castle you need a lot of blocks to do that!

 

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