Lovecraft Country Unearths Monsters Both Real and Imagined

For a writer who’s “harder-than-some-to-categorize,” Matt Ruff’s sixth book, Lovecraft Country, is a promiscuous mix of mystery, horror, science fiction, fantasy, and more. Unlike the conspiratorial Bad Monkeys or his September 11th-inspired Mirage, the eight interrelated vignettes in Lovecraft Country are ten-cent pulp magazines that culminate in an omnibus of a novel. A child’s toy possessed by evil; … More Lovecraft Country Unearths Monsters Both Real and Imagined