“It’s her second novel to be translated into English; her strange, beautiful little novel The Employees: A Workplace Novel of the 22nd Century was a weird and haunting work of science fiction that got under my skin. Like The Employees, the chronology of My Work is scrambled. It’s ostensibly constructed of the pages of a notebook written by the narrator while in some kind of fugue state during the early days of motherhood. It will appeal to mothers, specifically, and more generally to all those interested in experimental narratives.” Read more...
Notable Novels of Fall 2023
Five Books Editor