Unsung Stories

  • The Beauty, Aliya Whiteley

    ‘What’s this one about?’ my husband asks, gesturing at my Ipad. ‘Men having sex with mushrooms.’ This is Aliya Whiteley’s novella The Beauty. It is probably the oddest book I’ve ever read and yes, it is partly about men having sex with mushrooms. The book begins after women have been wiped out by a disease,…

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