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This woman uses her imagination like Jordan plays ball. She's always surprising, shocking, even. The interesting thing is that her stuff often gets described as "dark,"... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Unwit
Salman Rushdie clues readers in on the fact that Angela Carter was no violet, nor did she do anything halfway in his Introduction to this short-story collection. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Gabriel Valjan
Sex and violence abound in this collection of short stories. Some revamps of classic tales, most of which have a feminist twist. Enjoyable over all. with clever retellings.Published on July 10, 2013 by Adam
The world of an Angela Carter short story is a world at once fantastic and familiar. Tigers, werewolves and other beasts stalk through; Bluebeard, Red Riding Hood and Puss-in-Boots... Read morePublished on October 30, 2012 by Orna Ross
I absolutely love this book. Carter's stories are so visual, so haunting, they stay with you forever. Read morePublished on April 9, 2012 by Shakey Jones
This is a great book. I was taken back by her imagery. Her tells are striking and slightly unnerving. I recommend this book to any one who is tired of the usual narrative template. Read morePublished on January 31, 2011 by Customer
The book of forty-two tales is divided into six sections. The first, Early Work, 1962-6, shows little promise, but highlights the modifier-mania that would seize her career. Read morePublished on September 29, 2008 by Cosmoetica