Miss Violet and the Great War: A Strangely Beautiful Novel

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Product Details

Price
$18.99
Publisher
Tor Books
Publish Date
Pages
320
Dimensions
5.3 X 8.1 X 1.0 inches | 0.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780765377463

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About the Author

LEANNA RENEE HIEBER is the author of the Strangely Beautiful saga, The Eterna Files trilogy, and the Spectral City series. Rarely seen out of Victorian garb, Hieber has won four Prism Awards for her Gothic and gaslamp fantasy novels, and has lectured on Gothic fiction and paranormal themes for NYU and at conferences around the US. She is a licensed ghost tour guide in New York City and prides herself on her knowledge of the city's haunts.

Reviews

Praise for Leanna Renee Hieber's Strangely Beautiful books:

"Tender, poignant, exquisitely written." --New York Times bestselling author C.L. Wilson

"A strangely beautiful tale indeed! An ethereal, lyrical story that combines myth, spiritualism and the gothic in lush prose and sweeping passion."--Kathryn Smith, USA Today bestselling author

"A delightfully lush and richly imagined tale. Transcendent."--Fresh Fiction

"I cannot recommend this book, this series or this author enough."--True-Blood.Net

"Strikingly rich, dark, and beautiful imagery."--Alethea Kontis in Orson Scott Card's Galactic Medicine Show

"A secretive, gothic, paranormal world...a character who will resonate with anyone who has found the beauty in being different."--Booklist

"Rich in conceits as anything from Alan Moore, Hieber's novel mixes action and the emotional lives of its characters into a fascinating stew. Anyone who enjoyed Paul Cornell's London Falling will certainly cozy up to Hieber's parallel depiction of questioning savants and heroes versus the forces of anarchy and despair."--Paul Di Filippo in Asimov's Science Fiction on The Eterna Files

"Smart, boundlessly creative gaslamp fantasy. [Hieber] blends historical fact and paranormal fiction with ease, creating a world that is lush and fascinatingly strange."--RT Book Reviews (4 stars) on The Eterna Files