BoysGirls by Katie Farris

By Katie Farris

A host of characters emerge from a madwoman’s goals, populating a global as unusual and luxurious as a portray via Hieronymous Bosch. A boy with one wing seeks the key to flight. a woman with a replicate for a face, loved via all, longs to easily consume. A pregnant woman displays at the results of metamorphoses. The tales of boysgirls are sleek myths: stories that exist inside our current time but in addition outdoors it, in a spot as everlasting as Shangri-La or center Earth. An unforgettable ebook of Ovidian mind's eye, BoysGirls testifies that Katie Farris is without doubt one of the so much gifted prose stylists of a brand new generation.

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