Erin B.

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In the Valley of the Kings: Stories Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780393339086
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 6th, 2010

This collection of short stories (and one novella) will knock your socks off. These stories are chilling, beautiful, and strange. The sense of foreboding and and doom that builds throughout the pieces reaches its devastating crescendo in the final story, "Apocalypse." And while solitude and death seem to be the central theme of this striking collection, I walk away from these pages with a wondrous feeling of clarity, calm, and awe. I really cannot speak too highly of Holt's talent and originality. You must read this!