Happy Friday! We’ve got a double-dose of Gerald Murnane for our #FridayReads:
BORDER DISTRICTS by Gerald Murnane
A bittersweet farewell to the world and the word by the Australian master. “An old man ruminates on landscapes and houses, authors and religion, colored glass and memory in this drifting quasi-fiction. A fascinating, provocative…read; the stylistic tics may grow tiresome but Murnane’s intriguing ideas and oblique angles rarely do.” — Kirkus Reviews, starred review
STREAM SYSTEM: The Collected Short Fiction of Gerald Murnane by Gerald Murnane
Never before available to readers in this hemisphere, these stories—originally published from 1985 to 2012—offer an irresistible compendium of the work of one of contemporary fiction’s greatest magicians.