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Old 05-02-2017   #561
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Trevanian, Shibumi

This might appear to be an idiosynchratic choice, but I honestly think that it is a work of genius. Managing to write a popular adventure story, a best-seller, which is at the same time a parody, a critique and an exemplar of an entire genre is an awe-inspiring accomplishment. I have never read anything else that is simultaneously so utterly ludicrous and so uniquely sublime.
I would like to second this recommendation!

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Through the Woods by Emily Carroll.

A fine book.

"Discover a terrifying world in the woods in this collection of five hauntingly beautiful graphic stories."

I commend it to the House
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The three-volume hardcover edition of Trakl's works in English in a translation by James Reidel:






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