Reviews

  • A portrait, in language, of female consciousness, truer than anything written since Sappho's Fragment 31. Once you're in, you're in ... You're racing along, deep in the rhythms of the narrator's thoughts, which are bone-true and demonically intelligent

    Rachel Kushner, author of THE MARS ROOM
  • If I was permitted to keep one book only it would be Malina. Malina has everything

    Claire-Louise Bennett, author of POND
  • A writer of genius

    The New York Times
  • Rare and strong

    Los Angeles Times
  • It seems in Malina there is nothing Bachmann cannot do with words

    New York Review of Books
  • A passionate tour de force

    Village Voice

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