The Mythology of Salt and Other Stories
Coming late summer 2020
by Octavia Cade
A collection of short stories themed around women and knowledge, The Mythology of Salt and Other Stories is full of poignant moments. Scientists and ghosts, the natural world and mythology, all meet and circle one another in choreography at times aspiring, at times melancholic.
A three-time winner of the Sir Julius Vogel Award, Octavia Cade is a New Zealand writer with a PhD in science communication. In 2020, Cade is the writer-in-residence at Massey University.
Paperback, 284 pages
Cover art by Sib Amir, design by Inkspiral
"Cade is a master of conjuring dreamlike worlds..." - Publishers Weekly