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magical realism

Review | The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore

  The Palomas and the Corbeaus have long been rivals and enemies, locked in an escalating feud for more than a generation. Both families make their living as traveling performers in competing shows—the Palomas swimming in mermaid exhibitions, the Corbeaus, former tightrope walkers, performing in the tallest trees they can find. Lace Paloma may be new to her...

Saturday Showcase (September 20)

Saturday Showcase is a weekly event hosted here at The In-Between Place which features books that you wish more people had read (or, at least, heard about). This week’s featured book is The Theory of Everything by Kari Luna. One part Libba Bray’s GOING BOVINE, two parts String Theory, and three parts love story equals a whimsical novel...