Review: As the Distant Bells Toll by Aleksandar Žiljak

translated from the Croatian by the author Wizard’s Tower Press October 5, 2020 272 pages grab a copy here or through your local independent bookstore   Contents: “A Unicorn and a Warrior Girl” “The Divine She-Wolf” “The Nekomata” “Elsbet and The Book of Dragons” “The Law of the Sea” “The Aeolomancer” “Rumiko” “As the Distant

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Out This Month: November

SHORT STORIES   “Forger Mr. Z” by Chen Qiufan, translated from the Chinese by Andy Dudak (Asimov’s, November/December issue).           “Niuniu” by Baoshu, translated from the Chinese by Andy Dudak (Clarkesworld, November 1).             COLLECTIONS Circles of Dread by Jean Ray, translated from the French by

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Review: Dissipatio H. G.: The Vanishing by Guido Morselli

  originally published in Italian in 1977 translated by Frederika Randall NYRB Classics December 1, 2020 144 pages grab a copy here or through your local independent bookstore Dissipatio Humanis Generis: the disappearance of the human race. This is Guido Morselli’s theme, and it’s explored with all of the seriousness and depth one would expect

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