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Hydra (Adriane Howell, Transit Lounge)

Adriane Howell’s debut novel Hydra is unsettling and dreamlike. In its folds, the strange and unflinching Anja becomes the reader’s friend—because we’re privy to her thoughts, because she tolerates our presence, and because there’s no-one else. She’s an ambitious antiquarian who returns to the office after a period of leave....

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Category: Reviews