10 Apr 2020

Category: Short Stories & Anthologies

Contemporary

Knockout: Stories 

The work of John Jodzio has already made waves across the literary community. Some readers noticed his nimble blending of humor with painful truths reminded them of George Saunders. His creativity and fresh voice reminded others of Wells Tower’s Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned. But with…

Fantasy

Cursed: An Anthology 

Twenty curses, old and new, from bestselling fantasy authors such as Neil Gaiman, Karen Joy Fowler, Christina Henry, M.R. Carey and Charlie Jane Anders. ALL THE BETTER TO READ YOU WITH It’s a prick of blood, the bite of an apple, the evil eye, a…

Genre Fiction

Treasure of the Spanish Civil War 

An intimate portrait of childhood during Spain’s violent fascist regime, rendered in a surreal kaleidoscope of linked stories. Serge Pey’s stories are lyrical, vivid vignettes of life during and directly following Spain’s violent fascist regime of the thirties and forties. The collection is a defiant…

Action & Adventure

Universal Love: Stories 

A hypnotic collection of speculative fiction about compassion, love, and human resilience in the technological hyper-age, from Alexander Weinstein, author of Children of the New World. Universal Love welcomes readers to a near-future world where our everyday technologies have fundamentally altered the possibilities and limits…

Arts & Photography

Christian Weise: Sämtliche Werke: Romane I: [Die drey Haupt-Verderber in Teutschland/Vorgestellet von Siegmund Gleichviele]: Samtliche Werke (Ausgaben … des 15. bis 18. Jahrhunderts, Band 164) 

Christian Weises sog. politische Romane werden in den Bänden 17 bis 19 der Sämtlichen Werke vorgelegt: Band 17 enthält “Die drey Hauptverderber” (1671) und “Die drey ärgsten Ertznarren” (1672). Sie sind in gattungs- und sozialgeschichtlicher Hinsicht höchst aussagekräftig. Weise hat sie als Sinnbilder seiner politischen…

Ancient & Medieval Literature

Selected Poems 

Though we know Vladimir Nabokov as a brilliant novelist, his first love was poetry. This landmark collection brings together the best of his verse, including many pieces that have never before appeared in English. These poems span the whole of Nabokov’s career, from the newly…

Literature & Fiction

TUND 

By turns defiant, paranoid, brooding, absurd and knock-down funny, TUND, from Prague-based writer Thor Garcia, is a startling creation. Peopled by a galaxy of fringe operators and hoodlums, tattered no-hopers and doom-drenched true believers, sadistic children and tormented hooch hounds, TUND is a swirling landscape…

Contemporary

Rewired: The Post-Cyberpunk Anthology 

Cyberpunk is dead. The revolution has been co-opted by half-assed heroes, overclocked CGI, and tricked-out shades. Once radical, cyberpunk is now nothing more than a brand. Time to stop flipping the channel. These sixteen extreme stories reveal a government ninja routed by a bicycle repairman,…