Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Herland Cover

Herland: and Selected Stories


I usually don't buy books anymore, but somehow lately, I've accumulated a few stacks of used books. I found this slim work in a nice little used book store at the coast. Only having seen the title in The Guardian's list of must read Science Fiction and Fantasy, and not being an English major, I had no idea that this was written by the author of one of the greatest short stories of all time.

"Herland" is not traditional genre fiction. It's a one hundred year old utopian story couched in the forerunner of science fiction, the adventure yarn.

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