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Episode 184 – Yours Cruelly, Elvira

Yours Cruelly, Elvira by Cassandra Peterson

Hold on, Mariah, it’s still spooky season around here for a few more days. We read Yours Cruelly, Elvira by Cassandra Peterson and had a scary-good time getting to know the Mistress of the Dark (and her girlfriend)! Listen to this podcast while updating your list of enemies.

Content warning: This book and our discussion of it contains non-graphic discussions of child abuse, sexual assault, miscarriages, and old-fashioned light misogyny and racism.

Readers advisoryHere.

Footnotes: “Meet Teresa Wierson, Elvira’s Girlfriend of 19 Years” by Raffy Ermac

“Elvira: Tom Jones took my virginity, I needed stitches, and he ditched me” on CeleBitchy

Coming up next: The Meaning of Mariah Carey by Mariah Carey.


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Readers Advisory: Episode 184 – Yours Cruelly, Elvira

Here’s what we suggest instead of/in addition to reading Yours Cruelly, Elvira by Cassandra Peterson. Listen to the podcast to hear us talk about some of these titles in more depth!

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