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Alexandra Kleeman’s Intimations Is a Dizzying and Surreal Collection of Stories

The best of the stories in Alexandra Kleeman’s collection Intimations unfold in dreamlike settings that are more than a little dangerous. There are sharp teeth, axes, and claws and not a few pools of blood. But Kleeman’s scary stories have a gentle comic edge. She has a gothic imagination and ... More »
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