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.

April 23: " 'A job,' the woman repeated again, smiling, as if I hadn't heard her. 'Would you like one?' "

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysely Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.