Exclusive Extract: ‘Lucky’ from The Lucky Ones by Julianne Pachico

Read ‘Lucky’ from the haunting debut collection of stories from Julianne Pachico, The Lucky Ones.     Out in February 2017.   Set mostly in lush, heady Colombia but even in a jungle-like New York City, they yoke together the fates of guerrilla soldiers, rich kids, rabbits, hostages, bourgeois expats, and drug dealers. Interconnected yet fractured…

Extract: A Strangeness in My Mind by Orhan Pamuk

Mevlut and Rayiha Elopement Is a Tricky Business   This is the story of the life and daydreams of Mevlut Karataş, a seller of boza and yogurt. Born in 1957 on the western edge of Asia, in a poor village overlooking a hazy lake in Central Anatolia, he came to Istanbul at the age of twelve, living there,…