The Man Who Took A Bite Out Of His Wife

by Bev Jafek

The Man Who Took A Bite Out Of His Wife

  • ISBN-13: 9780879516079
  • Author(s): Bev Jafek
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Publisher: The Overlook Press
  • Imprint: The Overlook Press
  • Publication Date: 27-11-1995
  • Format: p/b

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£9.99
THE MAN WHO TOOK A BITE OUT OF HIS WIFE and Other Stories Surreal and audacious, Jafek's writing brings to mind the fantastic short fiction of Borges, Boyle, and Calvino - exhibiting an imagination the likes of which is rarely seen. An astonishing first collection by a brilliantly subversive new writer who pushes the limits of literary fantasy to the extreme, Jafek combines intelligent humour with an unerring sense of postmodern absurdity. Sly and surreal...recommended.' - Interzone'
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THE MAN WHO TOOK A BITE OUT OF HIS WIFE and Other Stories Surreal and audacious, Jafek's writing brings to mind the fantastic short fiction of Borges, Boyle, and Calvino - exhibiting an imagination the likes of which is rarely seen. An astonishing first collection by a brilliantly subversive new writer who pushes the limits of literary fantasy to the extreme, Jafek combines intelligent humour with an unerring sense of postmodern absurdity. Sly and surreal...recommended.' - Interzone'