Black Quill Award Winner, Best Dark Genre Collection (2010)
A young bride and her future mother-in-law risk everything to escape it. A repentant father summons help from a pot of tar to ensure it. A starving woman learns from howling winds and a whispering host, just how fulfilling it can finally be.
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Review: Monstrous AffectionsUser Review - Sarah - Goodreads
Some of the stories I really like...others...I didn't really understand, Janie and the Wind in particular...but overall it was good Read full review
Review: Monstrous AffectionsUser Review - RJ Lackie - Goodreads
Some fantastic stories, some baffling, all imaginative. The front half of the book is superb - particularly ones like "The Tar Baby" and "The Sloan Men", both of which stayed with me long after I read ... Read full review
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