Man Tiger and Beauty Is a Wound constitute a retort from the present to the dark times, while also acknowledging that the dark times may not yet be over.”

“Where The Dead Refuse to Vanish”, by Siddhartha Deb, New Republic.

“This is an impressive epic, Kurniawan’s voice and invention offering something new and different even as it is reassuringly grounded in much that is familiar. A very fine work, and a very good read.”

– M.A.Orthofer, Complete Review