The Hair Wreath and Other Stories
Girls and boys disappear; couples caught in the heat and suppressed rage of urban life are haunted by the ghosts of their own making; neighbourhoods drift in the murky atmosphere of buried emotions, where the echoes of distrust and dissonance prove that something just isn't right.
These strange stories gather and weave themselves together into a wreath of memories, rife with an atmospheric and ominous creep redolent of Shirley Jackson. This eerie collection illustrates the disconnect amongst people and the places they inhabit, the gap that allows the supernatural to flourish.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jen.e.moore - LibraryThing
A very atmospheric collection - but the atmosphere is the most prominent thing about it. There are a couple of stories I really like ("The Beautiful Boy" and "His Ghost" stand out), a couple that are ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - krau0098 - LibraryThing
I got an eGalley of thsi book through Netgalley(dot)com. It was a great read. The stories are full of beautiful descriptions and haunting events. This is a collection of short stories. They range from ... Read full review
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