“this dive into the internecine struggles of the undying and the complexities of their interaction with humanity are a welcome expansion on the world and characters of Lord’s first novel.”
“well worth reading; however, readers should be prepared for the breadth of the stories and the occasionally problematic sexual encounters.”
“Gingerbread is a phenomenal book, haunting and dark and ravenous.”
Most alternate histories reimagine big turning points or the momentous decisions of famous people.
“like Hans Christian Andersen’s tales, these stories seem more than fairy tales, the twist of their endings staying with the reader long after the book is closed.”
". . . little treasure of a novella . . ."
“A provocative sequel infused with Gaiman’s emblematic humor and nuance.”
“. . . I’m not convinced it was even worth turning to the second page.”
“Craig Thompson’s Habibi is a triumphant masterwork of graphic storytelling . . .