The devourers

Del Rey

Author Das, Indra
Edition First U.S. edition
Description 306 pages
ISBN 9781101967515, 110196751X
Subject College teachers, Shapeshifting, FICTION / Literary., FICTION / Fantasy / Historical.
Location Main Adult Science Fiction/Fantasy
Status Available


"A dreamlike novel about a young historian and a persuasive and beguiling stranger coming together in modern-day Kolkata, India to transcribe an ancient journal. A collection of paper, parchment, and skins, the journal tells of bloodshed, kidnapping, magic and shapeshifting, set against the harsh landscapes of the 17th-Century Mughal Empire. It reveals the story of hunters and prey, lovers and the beloved, and, in the end, the choice to be transformed, or be quarry"--