Books by Steven Sherrill

THE MINOTAUR TAKES HIS OWN SWEET TIME by Steven Sherrill
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"While its pacing can be an acquired taste, this novel's juxtaposition of magical realism and the mundane allows for a number of haunting and contemplative moments."
In Sherrill's follow-up to The Minotaur Takes a Cigarette Break (2000), a creature from Greek mythology interacts with a group of eccentric characters in central Pennsylvania. Read full book review >
THE LOCKTENDER’S HOUSE by Steven Sherrill
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 8, 2008

"What begins as a promising psychological portrait of a troubled woman becomes an overwritten gay ghost story replete with off-stage S&M and a deus ex Macintosh, among other unconvincing story lines."
An IED explodes in Iraq killing a young private. Back home in North Carolina his girlfriend suffers collateral damage. Read full book review >
VISITS FROM THE DROWNED GIRL by Steven Sherrill
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 8, 2004

"Granted that second-novelist Sherrill (The Minotaur Takes a Cigarette Break, 2002) has written a cautionary tale, the overall effect is still deeply unpleasant."
His failure to report a suicide transforms a harmless bozo into a loathsome creep. Read full book review >