Acceptance The first two books of VanderMeer's Southern Reach trilogy, Annihilation and Authority , described 30 years of failed explorations — from a variety of perspectives… 2014-09-02 Fiction FSG Originals
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Acceptance (2014)

ACCEPTANCE Jeff VanderMeer
ACCEPTANCE Jeff VanderMeer

Details Release Date: Sep 02, 2014; Writer: Jeff VanderMeer; Genre: Fiction; Publisher: FSG Originals

The first two books of VanderMeer's Southern Reach trilogy, Annihilation and Authority, described 30 years of failed explorations — from a variety of perspectives and points in time — to Area X, a sinister landmass inexplicably cut off from the rest of the world. In Acceptance, the author expertly dismantles those earlier narratives, piece by chilling piece, until we're left with the moment that Area X came into existence. A-

Originally posted Aug 27, 2014 Published in issue #1327 Sep 05, 2014 Order article reprints
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