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Goblin Fruit: Winter 2011

Goblin Fruit - Winter 2011Goblin Fruit: Winter 2011
Edited by Amal El-Mohtar and Jessica P. Wick
Reviewed by Deborah J. Brannon

The Winter 2011 issue of Goblin Fruit is a spare feast, but one dense and complex: like all the best winter fruits, it lingers on the palate and tickles the tongue with bitter brightness. This latest edition of Goblin Fruit also lacks the artistry of its usual illustrator, Oliver Hunter, but we cannot be bereft: the stunningly haunting illustrations by Australian-based Japanese artist FAM more than slake our thirst for the fantastically strange.

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