Tara Isabella Burton

Tara Isabella Burton's debut novel, Social Creature, praised by The New York Times' Janet Maslin as "a wicked original with echoes of the greats", was published by Doubleday (US) and Bloomsbury/Raven (UK) in June 2018. It was named a "book of the year" by The New York Times, New York's Vulture, and The Guardian, and has been shortlisted for a Shirley Jackson Award and the WH Smith Thumping Good Read Award. A film adaptation is in development with Lionsgate.

Household Gods

"Milanese Soothsayer," illustration by Adam Myers
Happy Halloween from The Fabulist, with our first horror story, "Household Gods," a lurid shocker by Oxford divinities scholar Tara ...