Lives of the Monster Dogs: by Kirsten Bakis
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Lives of the Monster Dogs: by Kirsten Bakis

Lives of the Monster Dogs is a quiet classic, complex and underappreciated yet also influential…

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Zombies: A Cultural History: by Roger Luckhurst
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Zombies: A Cultural History: by Roger Luckhurst

The Hunting Accident: by David L. Carlson and Landis Blair
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The Hunting Accident: by David L. Carlson and Landis Blair

The Hunting Accident is a richly rewarding, fascinating account of a story so improbable in…

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How to Read Nancy: by Mark Newgarden and Paul Karasik
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How to Read Nancy: by Mark Newgarden and Paul Karasik

Newgarden and Karasik put a single Nancy strip and its author in an exhaustive and…

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Haunted Nights: Edited by Ellen Datlow and Lisa Morton
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Haunted Nights: Edited by Ellen Datlow and Lisa Morton

Halloween-based fiction becomes formulaic if it’s too loyal to certain mythic and cultural touchstones.

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The Un-Discovered Islands: by Malachy Tallack, illustrated by Katie Scott
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The Un-Discovered Islands: by Malachy Tallack, illustrated by Katie Scott

A work of wonder about exploration, knowledge and the all-too-human desire for discovery.

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The Bedlam Stacks: by Natasha Pulley
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The Bedlam Stacks: by Natasha Pulley

The Bedlam Stacks is an engrossing tale that tends to get caught up in its…

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Hit So Hard: by Patty Schemel
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Hit So Hard: by Patty Schemel

Everything Is Combustible: by Richard Lloyd
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Everything Is Combustible: by Richard Lloyd

Sing, Unburied, Sing: by Jesmyn Ward
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Sing, Unburied, Sing: by Jesmyn Ward

Ward’s new novel directly evokes predecessors like Faulkner, Steinbeck and even Homer.

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