SF Signal did a great, in-depth review of MONSTROUS CREATURES. Here’s an excerpt:
BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A selection of reflections, interrogations, and dialogues about the state and nature of fantastic literature from the perspective of one of fantastika’s most discerning writer/editors. The collection puts forth not just VanderMeer’s thoughts on making art, genre, and literature, but elaborates his idea of "the monstrous" and how it informs a variety of works and trends.
Read the full review.