“Imagine if Gogol adapted the films of Weerasethakul into novels.”

Beauty Is a Wound and Man Tiger are among “33 Must-Read Books for Fall 2015” from Flavorwire.

“This first English translation of Indonesian author Eka Kurniawan’s output is intense, thrilling and violent.”

Man Tiger review by Paul Simon, “Ferocious Tale of A Javanese Anti-hero”, from Morning Star.

UPDATE: 2.9.2015
Man Tiger is also included in “2015 Fall Books Preview: 33 Can’t-Miss New Reads” from The Huffington Post; while Beauty Is a Wound is in “Politics & Prose: Staff Pick”.