Fen

Fen

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A singular debut that “marks the emergence of a great, stomping, wall-knocking talent” (Kevin Barry)

Daisy Johnson’s Fen, set in the fenlands of England, transmutes the flat, uncanny landscape into a rich, brooding atmosphere. From that territory grow stories that blend folklore and restless invention to turn out something entirely new. Amid the marshy paths of the fens, a teenager might starve herself into the shape of an eel. A house might fall in love with… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


Johnson has a marshy imagination and wind-whipped prose; the latter is an effective counterweight to the sometimes hyperbolic lore of this shape-shifting world.

Fen is a haunting book about a haunted place, and it's more than worth it to take the trip.


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Publisher: Graywolf Press (May 02, 2017)

Collection: Graywolf Press

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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