Chance Matthews is drawn into a battle between angels and monsters because of something in her possession-a fossil of a creature that couldn’t possibly have ever existed. But it did. And still does.
“(Caitlín R. Kiernan is) the most singular voice to enter the genre since Neil Gaiman popped up in graphic novels and Stephen King made movies live inside books…Beginning with the instant-classic Silk and continuing through her short fiction to this extraordinary new novel, Kiernan hasn’t missed a step yet…If you haven’t sampled her work yet, you haven’t really been reading the future of horror and dark fantasy, only its past.” —Lisa DuMond, SF Site, MEviews.com
Elvis Presley is born in 1935 and, a little over 20 years later, he would have his first #1 single on the US charts, forever changing the landscape of popular culture and ushering in a new age of celebrity superstardom.