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He wants to tell the story of Wiggins, the London street urchin hired to assist in solving a crime. He wants to tell the story because it is his story, too. But how can he possibly tell it when he’s rendered the character speechless before it even begins?
The Unsolved "Case of the Club Tarrare"
About the Author
Steve Berman loves to tell stories that are both queer and weird. He has written and sold over a hundred articles, essays, and short stories. Since 2008 he has edited Wilde Stories, an annual anthology reprinting the prior year's best gay speculative fiction. He was a finalist for the Shirley Jackson Award for editing the anthology Where Thy Dark Eye Glances: Queering Edgar Allan Poe. His YA novel, Vintage, was a finalist for the Andre Norton Award.