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In Agusta Bazterrica’s dystopian novel animals are off the menu and eating people is the norm
Making sense of Sayaka Murata's controversial, disturbing dystopic fiction
Dissecting the real and fake in the book that inspired Blade Runner
Poe’s gothic tale feels like a very modern horror
A deep dive into Stephen King's classic hotel horror novel