What Strange Creatures

Author: Emily Arsenault
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062283243
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Scandal, love, family, and murder combine in this gripping literary mystery by critically acclaimed author Emily Arsenault, in which a young academic’s life is turned upside down when her brother is arrested for murder and she must prove ...

A Matter Of Fact Cryptofiction Classics Weird Tales Of Strange Creatures

Author: Rudyard Kipling
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473399874
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published a novel, The Light that Failed, had a nervous breakdown, and met an
American writer and publishing agent, Wolcott Balestier, with whom he
collaborated on a novel, The Naulahka. In 1892, Kipling married Caroline
Balestier, the sister of an American friend, and the couple moved to Vermont in
the United States, where her family lived. Their two daughters were born there
and Kipling wrote his famous The Jungle Book (1894). In 1896, a quarrel with his
wife's family prompted ...

The Strange Bird

Author: Jeff VanderMeer
Publisher: MCD
ISBN: 0374714932
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All of this is magnified a hundredfold in Borne . . .

The Frank Belknap Long Science Fiction Novel Megapack 4 Great Novels

Author: Frank Belknap Long
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 1479420883
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What strange creatures they were, Joyce found herself thinking, as she moved at
Wilmot's side at the end of the long procession of men, women and children who
were winding their way with extreme caution between the tall pines and century-
old oaks . How could the Krulls, she wondered, remain so completely above the
battle which everyone else, since the very beginning of man's life on earth, had
been compelled to wage just to stay alive? They were sensitive and imaginative,
 ...

African Literature Animism And Politics

Author: Caroline Rooney
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134558856
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Tutuola, in his first novel, The Palm Wine Drinkard, is engaged in a certain
exercise in translation in that he assigns himself the project of telling certain
Yoruba 'tales', if that is only what they are, in English. While in this novel strange
creatures are encountered, Tutuola does not write of ghosts. He speaks, rather, of
spirits. My Life in the Bush of Ghosts is his second novel and it may be that the
use of the term 'ghost' is a result of European responses to his acclaimed and
widely talked ...