The Silent Land

A new novel from the elegant, sophisticated, unclassifiable writer of fantastika, Graham Joyce, is always a reason to celebrate. His scenario this time out involves a married couple trapped by an avalanche in the French Pyrenees, and the Twilight-Zone creepiness that follows. A haunting meditation on individuals removed from all societal frameworks and stranded in the strange core of being.

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Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. James Parker calls this Dickensian coming-of-age novel "an enveloping…