On the Edges of Vision

On the Edges of Vision : Stories

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In On the Edges of Vision, unease sounds itself in the language of legend. Images call on memory, on the monstrous self. In Helen McClory's daring debut collection, the skin prickles against sweeps of light or darkness, the fantastic or the frightful; deep water, dark woods, or scattered flesh in desert sand. Whether telling of a boy cyclops or a pretty dead girl, drowned sailors or the devil himself, each story draws the reader towards not bleakness but a tale half-told, a truth half-true: that the monster is human, and only wants to reach out and take you by the hand.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 174 pages
  • 133.35 x 203.2 x 10.16mm | 204.12g
  • Queen's Ferry Press
  • TX, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1938466462
  • 9781938466465
  • 740,886

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