Check out our review of his latest book, Love and Obstacles.
We love Aleksandar Hemon because the devil on his right shoulder is from the 1980s in Sarajevo, and the devil on his left shoulder is from the present-day United States, and he’s just trying to shut them up long enough to function like a decent human being.
After his breakout novel last year, The Lazarus Project, it seemed unlikely that Hemon could top himself with a slim collection of stories. But he did. He is the shiz.