Aug 102015
Fuse Book Review: "Imperium" -- A Shock-Packed Pastiche of History

In this entertaining satire of empire, Christian Kracht makes use of a nihilistic magic realism, without the sweetness one normally associates with that mode.

May 192015
Fuse Book Review: The Fiction of Norway's Per Petterson -- The Early Bonds That Bind

I Refuse is one of those novels that only truly comes clear on a second reading, when certain initially apparently innocuous, easily passed-over sentences reverberate with revealed meaning.