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The devourers / Indra Das.

New York : Del Rey ; [2016]

Author Das, Indra,
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description 306 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN 9781101967515 26.00, 110196751X 26.00
Subject College teachers Fiction., Shapeshifting Fiction., FICTION / Literary. bisacsh, FICTION / Fantasy / Historical. bisacsh
Location Main Adult Science Fiction/Fantasy
Call No. Das
Status Available

Summary

"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"-- Provided by publisher.