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LitStack Review: Borne by Jeff VanderMeer

Borne Jeff VanderMeer Farrar, Straus and Giroux Release Date:  April 25, 2017 ISBN 978-0-3741-1524-1 Jeff VanderMeer is an author who defies easy categorization. His fiction is easier to describe by adjective rather than genre: strange, complex, unsettling, and yet familiar, affecting, literate. Of Annihilation, the first book in his Southern Reach trilogy (soon to be […]


‘Mr. Fox’ by Helen Oyeyemi

Mr. Fox Helen Oyeyemi Riverhead Books/Penguin Group ISBN 978-1-59448-807-8 —♦— Writers can be a very strange lot.  Especially the dark, handsome ones whose every work has someone dying, often gruesomely.  Usually a woman.  Quite often someone’s wife.  But often she doesn’t stay dead.  And the doomed character is not really based on the author’s wife; […]