Fiction: The Miniature Wife and Other Stories by Manuel Gonzales

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The Miniature Wife book cover

From unicorns to malls filled with zombies to a scientist shrinking his wife by accident, this short story collection by Manuel Gonzales shows off a range of imagination. While the bizarre and extraordinary is littered throughout The Miniature Wife and Other Stories, there are also moments in which the clarity of reality it is like a force of nature.

Read this for Summer Reading!

For the DIY Designers…
This could count as a book of short stories.

For the Master Class Designers…
This count as a collection of short stories or as a book highlighted on the MPPL website.