by Helen Oyeyemi
Reviewed by Janet:
As they board the excursion train called The Lucky Day, Otto and Xavier look forward to celebrating their non-honeymoon honeymoon. However, this train trip is unlike anything they might have expected. The past and the present seem to both entwine and be simultaneous, and disparate people from previous relationships seem to be intricately connected to what is happening on the train. On top of all that, an exploration of what it means to be seen and known adds another dimension to this amazing trip.