The Wolfe at the Door (2023)


Tor Hardcover Jacket
Tor Hardcover
  • 2023 Tom Doherty Associates (Tor hardcover), ISBN 9781250846204, October 2023; dust jacket


Publisher's Blurb

An all new collection from an American literary icon

The circus comes to town… and a man gets to go to the stars.

A young girl on a vacation at the sea meets the man of her dreams. Who just happens to be dead. And an immortal pirate.

A swordfighter pens his memoirs… and finds his pen is in fact mightier than the sword.

Welcome to Gene Wolfe’s playground, a place where genres blend and a genius’s imagination straps you in for the ride of your life.

The Wolfe At The Door is a brand new collection from one of America’s premiere literary giants, showcasing material never been before seen. Short stories, yes, but also poems, essays and ephemera that gives us a window into the mind of a literary powerhouse whose world view changed generations of readers in their perception of the universe.