A party of a mythical Finnish writer, with a number of novels, tales, and appreciations. For readers of Ursula ok. Le Guin, Milan Kundera, Virginia Woolf, Tove Jansson, and Italo Calvino. Over 800 pages masking Leena Krohn's complete profession. “One of crucial books released within the U.S. this yr. [Leena Krohn’s accumulated Fiction] is as very important a publishing occasion in its personal method as New instructions’ release... of Clarice Lispector’s whole Stories.” - The Mumpsimus “An impressive author who merits to be larger recognized to readers in English―which, due to this glorious assortment, is now attainable. similar to Calvino, Borges, and Lem.” - STARRED overview, Kirkus Translations via: Eva Buckwald, Bethany Fox, Hildi Hawkins, Anselm Hollo, Vivii Hyvönen, Leena Likitalo, Herbert Lomas, J. Robert Tupasela, and Anna Volmari. Nonfiction by means of Minna Jerrman, Desirina Boskovich, Matthew Cheney. From towns of huge bugs to a mysterious girl claiming to be the feminine Don Quixote, Leena Krohn’s fiction has interested and intrigued readers for over 40 years. inside those covers you will find a pelican which can speak and a urban of gold. you will discover your self exploring a way forward for intelligence either man made and biotech, besides a mysterious plant that induces unusual visions. Krohn writes eloquently, passionately, concerning the nature of fact, the character of Nature, and what it ability to be human. one among Finland’s such a lot iconic writers, translated into many languages, and winner of the celebrated Finlandia Prize, Krohn has had an exceptionally distinct occupation. accumulated Fiction presents readers with a wealthy, thick omnibus of the easiest of her paintings. This assortment comprises numerous formerly unpublished English translations, greatest between them the novels Pereat Mundus and The Pelican's New outfits. different novels incorporated are: Tainaron, Dona Quixote, Ophir urban of Gold, and Datura.