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By Maryse Meijer

In her debut tale assortment, Heartbreaker, Maryse Meijer, flashlight in hand, is going deep into the darkest rooms of the psyche. With gorgeously confined and exacting prose that packs a cumulatively devastating punch, she unapologetically unmasks the violence we're keen to accomplish upon each other within the identify of affection and loneliness and the unremitting wish to live to tell the tale. In doing so, she lighting fixtures societal conference and reader expectation on hearth, exploring the darker emotional truths surrounding love and intercourse, femininity and masculinity, family members and girlhood.

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