The Troika

The Troika

by Stepan Chapman, Jeff VanderMeer

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BN ID: 2940014629713
Publisher: Ministry of Whimsy Press
Publication date: 06/25/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 251
Sales rank: 1,214,734
File size: 651 KB

About the Author

Stepan Chapman was born in 1951, and grew up in Glencoe, Illinois. After attending the University of Michigan, he lived in various towns and cities in Arizona, California and Oregon.
Chapman's early fiction appeared in Damon Knight's Orbit anthologies during the 1970s. His more recent short stories have been published in The Baffler, Chicago Review, Freezer Burn, Hawaii Review, Leviathan, Lies, Mississippi Mud, New Pathways, Sandbox, Wisconsin Review and Zyzzyva.
Since 1990, Chapman and his wife, Kia, have resided in Cottonwood, Arizona, near the Verde River. Stepan's works in progress include a short story collected titled Insects of Aphasia, and his second novel, Burger Creature.

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Troika 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Murrin on LibraryThing 10 months ago
Stepan Chapman¿s The Troika is brilliant. A surreal fantasy about a twisted family ¿ an old mexican woman, Eva; a Jeep, Alex; and a Brontosaurus, Naomi, travelling together across an endless desert. It¿s engaging and wildly inventive, a book of layered dreams and delusions, featuring guardian angels, fiddler-crab cops, Plasma Wars, and insanity.
LastCall on LibraryThing 10 months ago
At this point this book is really hard to find. From the moment I read it it instantlly became 1 of my favorites. This book is flat out amazing.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I gotta read it again, fascinating, complex I gotta read this again