Scowler, by Daniel Kraus. Ry’s father is a monster. Ry worries he may be one too. But it can take something monstrous to protect you from a monster, and what’s inside Ry might just be able to do the trick. The writing is gorgeous; the story, traumatizing. For the true connoisseur of horror.
Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday, by Jordan Matter. Dancers, photographers, and storytellers will all appreciate this book. Australian photographer Matter worked with dancers from around the world to produce joyful, stunning, improbable, artful and provocative images, all in everyday settings and garb – to produce images that are anything but everyday!