In Ukrainian-American novelist Yuriy Tarnawsky’s new trilogy The Placebo Effect (JEF Books), the themes of alienation, abandonment, and fear of death, developed in Like Blood in Water and elaborated in The Future of Giraffes, respectively the first and second book of The Placebo Effect Trilogy, …
Castle Waiting #5
by Linda Medley
Published by Fantagraphics Books
A slightly soap-operatic tale set behind the walls of a medieval castle. ?Extends the story of Sleeping Beauty into a modern, feminist Chaucer,? says a blurb on the back of the graphic novel; the continuing comic series follows in that direction.