Endless Reads Review at PANK: Errantry: Strange Stories by Elizabeth Hand

Looking for weird, compelling tales? My review of this collection is up at PANK:

 

There’s a sense of wholeness to Errantry: Strange Stories which makes it appear, at first, easy to discuss. The subheading is ‘Strange Stories’ and strange they are. Ten stories make up this collection, ten distinct but obviously blood-related kin. Each populated by wonderstruck onlookers or sinister, eccentric figures. Each set in places – Woodlands, coast, mountains, cityscapes – that are uncertain grounds, warped by mysterious forces, but rich in realistic detail. There is a sense of accrual in each story. But what is being accrued is a sense of long lasting dis-ease. An enthrallment that is hard to shake or find out the edges of.

 

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2 responses to “Endless Reads Review at PANK: Errantry: Strange Stories by Elizabeth Hand

  1. Great review. I’ve added this book to my to-read soon list.

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