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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.

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3 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch JONES S (Text) 33126024231239 New Adult Fiction Checked out 01/25/2021
Erlanger Branch JONES S (Text) 33126022649853 New Adult Fiction Checked out 01/21/2021
Wm. E. Durr Branch JONES S (Text) 33126024964177 New Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982136451 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1982136456 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 310 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Saga Press hardcover edition, First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Saga Press, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
"Peter Straub's Ghost Story meets Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies in this American Indian horror story of revenge on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation. Four American Indian men from the Blackfeet Nation, who were childhood friends, find themselves in a desperate struggle for their lives, against an entity that wants to exact revenge upon them for what they did during an elk hunt ten years earlier by killing them, their families, and friends."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Revenge > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Fiction.
Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.) > Fiction.
Genre: Horror fiction.

  • Library Journal Reviews : LJ Reviews 2020 January

    Ten years prior to the start of this story, four young Blackfeet went hunting on tribal lands normally reserved only for the elders and ended up killing a female Elk, oddly pregnant during the wrong time of year. Now, as adults with families and responsibilities, the men still carry the heavy guilt of that day, as well they should—the spirit of the Elk has been waiting to make each one of them pay the ultimate price. This classic tale of revenge horror oscillates among eerie moments, violent action, and an overarching sense of dread. With close narrations from three of the four men, one of their teen daughters, and the Elk herself, there is an intensity, a breathless desperation that lurks just under the story's surface, giving the sense that everything that is about to happen, no matter how terrible, is inevitable and cannot be stopped. It is also a heartbreakingly beautiful story about hope and survival, grappling with themes of cultural identity, family, and traditions. VERDICT One of the most anticipated horror titles of 2020, Jones's latest does not disappoint. While fully entrenched within the genre, its well-developed cast, lyrical language, and heightened suspense will have broad appeal. Fans of Paul Tremblay, Victor LaValle, and Samanta Schweblin will be delighted.

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