Folk reviewed by Sara

Folk by Zoe Gilbert is a dark and unsettling, yet simultaneously beautiful and stunning novel based around folklore.  Set in the small island of Neverness, Folk revolves around the various traditions, stories, and experiences of the townspeople.  Many different characters are explored throughout the novel, from hunched Gertie to winged Verlyn to talented May.  Neverness Read More …

Folk reviewed by Tara

Folk is a collection of folklore or fairy tales about the inhabitants of Gilomre’s fictional village Neverness. It is possibly set in the eighteenth century, as a note at the end of the book describes how the font, Adobe Calson, was specifically selected because it was popular in the eighteenth century. The tales are frequently Read More …