Ivory Apples, Lisa Goldstein (Tachyon 978-1-61696-298-2, $15.95, 276pp, tp) September 2019. In a career now well into its fourth decade, Lisa Goldstein has made something of a habit of confounding …
What do you do when someone else’s past forces itself on your own life? Sorting through the piles left behind by a grandmother who was both a stage magician and a hoarder, Persephone Aim finds a magical artefact from World War II that has shaped her family’s history. Faced with her mother’s desperate attempt to …
African Australian author Eugen Bacon’s debut is a rich, multidimensional tale of a preacher’s daughter whose life on Earth is upended by two interstellar visitors — and that’s just the beginning.