The Bone Mother

The Bone Mother

Paperback - 2017
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Three neighboring villages on the Ukrainian/Romanian border are the final refuge for the last of the mythical creatures of Eastern Europe. Now, on the eve of the war that may eradicate their kind--and with the ruthless Night Police descending upon their sanctuary--they tell their stories and confront their destinies. Eerie and unsettling like the best fairy tales, these incisor-sharp portraits of ghosts, witches, sirens, and seers--and the mortals who live at their side and in their thrall--will chill your marrow and tear at your heart.
Publisher: Peterborough, Ontario : ChiZine Publications, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781771484213
Branch Call Number: FIC Demch
Characteristics: 234 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm


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Nov 26, 2017

Haunting, creepy - disturbing descriptions of how the protagonists and more often their elder relatives keep the goblins and ghouls alive. Don't go down to the basement or venture too close to the water or something is bound to get you!

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