These stories are the work of a man with a sharp mind and a wicked sense of humor.
Gene Wolfe's collection CASTLE OF DAYS is a must for fans, especially those who enjoyed his four-volume great work the Book of the New Sun.
Would love to have read this as a teenager, when I struggled with the Book of the New Sun for the first time.
I bought this book mostly for "The Castle of the Otter", and that was worth it. A fascinating insight into "The Book of the New Sun". Read morePublished 3 months ago by Yeochanan
This is a book. I bought it for the words inside so I could read them. Read the introduction. There is a bonus story in it.Published 4 months ago by Michael Smyth
Insight into the motivations of the author and into his best known works. In particular, the conversational tone helps close the gap between the author and his readers. Read morePublished on April 9, 2011 by Memorial Drive