This World is Full of Monsters

This World is Full of Monsters

An alien invasion comes to one man’s doorstep in the form of a story-creature, followed by death and rebirth in a transformed Earth.At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied....

Title:This World is Full of Monsters
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781250165718
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  • karen

    But still the story-creature revealed Itself to me, until I understood that now It covered every surface, every space, and even though I thought I had been alone down in the basement among the rat-thi...

  • Claudia

    The story that meant the end arrived late one night. A tiny story, covered in green fur or lichen, shaky on its legs. It fit in the palm of my hand. I stared at the story for a long time, trying to un...

  • Fiona

    I had not been alone. The story-creature had always been there, silent beside me, breathing beneath me, waiting for me to wake to its presence, to understand where I really was. But I would never unde...

  • Gabrielle

    Probably my least favorite of any work by VanderMeer I've read so far. I'm disappointed.The prose is gorgeous and poetic and I am sure that with a little digging a lot of metaphors and deep meanings c...

  • Katie Gallagher

    Read this review and others on my blog! This week I returned once more to Tor to look at another piece of short fiction. I was especially intrigued to read a story by Jeff VanderMeer, since he’s ...

  • Hayley

    Wonderfully strangeSuch a bizarre, wonderful story than requires more than one reading to fully appreciate the created worlds, beautiful language, and characters. ...

  • daisy

    CAWPILE rating: 5/10STAR rating: ★★★Read on Tor.com here.Me, reading this short story: Me, after reading this short story: REVIEW: There's a lot to unpack here, especially considering this story...

  • Alec Lyons

    Beautiful and strange. The story of The Story weaves, twists and blooms within - and owing to - the beautiful fluidity of the flowering and haunting prose. An absolute stunning pallet cleanser, bursti...

  • Jen

    Just a short story, but couldn't finish it. I just didn't appreciate the style of writing. Too odd for me. No star rating....

  • Tim Pendry

    Jeff Vandermeer is quite definitely a writer of the weird. This is one of those cases where I admire the writer greatly while not being 'simpatico' with the underlying thought processes for Vandermeer...