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Dark Sleeper A Novel Review ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Jeffrey E. Barlough ↠ 2 Characters They uncover is an ancient mystical evil intent on destroying every person in the townWritten in a style reminiscent of 19th century authors like Charles Dickens and Thomas Hardy with tantalizing elements of You know I read this book probably about 7 8 years ago but it has always stuck with me Its like Dickens and Lovecraft had a torrid love affair died in childbirth one died of the birthing the other died of a broken heart left their child to be raised by a commune of victorian Melodrama and Gothic viction writers and the unholy child grew up to be an Alternative history book gone uite wrong in a perfectly right kind of wayThis is with out a doubt the MOST unusual thing I ve ever read You mite think that so many different influential elements mite create discord in the book but it was not so I actually enjoyed this book despite the secret war inside of me where half of me enjoys Dickensian stories and the other half thinks they are sunshiney tripe and intended to by hook or by crook read the other 4 books in the series Check it out if you can find it its like nothing else in Fantasy you will ever read wow thats a tall order I hope it delivers

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Dark Sleeper A Novel Review ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Jeffrey E. Barlough ↠ 2 Characters Science fiction and dark fantasy Jeffrey E Barlough's Dark Sleeper draws the reader into a complicated plot featuring dozens of fascinating characters and culminating in a surprising and unforgettable clima In an interview at Black Gate Barlough said he loves mixing genres and imagining things what if HP Lovecraft had written the Perry Mason mysteries or if MR James had created Sherlock Holmes In Dark Sleeper he did just the sort of thing It reads as if Charles Dickens wrote a fantasy mystery novelAncient terrors and ice age beasts threaten the residents of Salthead a great city on the western coast of what in our world would be Washington state On an Earth where the Ice Age never fully ended medieval England spread out earlier and further across the globe When a mysterious catastrophe struck in 1839 perhaps a comet striking the planet only the English colonists along the western coast survived With a cast of eccentric professors imperious innkeepers mysterious young men and a miser who puts Scrooge and Marley together to shame Dark Sleeper is a wonderful blast If you like Dickens Doyle Powers and Blaylock this should be right up your alley Le Corbusier. meubles et interieurs 1905–1965 novelAncient terrors and ice age beasts threaten the residents of Salthead a great city on the western coast of what in our world would be Washington state On an Earth where the Ice Age Ancestral Lines: The Maisin of Papua New Guinea and the Fate of the Rainforest eBook: John Barker: Amazon.fr: Amazon Media EUS.à r.l. never fully ended medieval England spread out earlier and further across the globe When a mysterious catastrophe struck in 1839 perhaps a comet striking the planet only the English colonists along the western coast survived With a cast of eccentric professors imperious innkeepers mysterious young men and a miser who puts Scrooge and Marley together to shame Dark Sleeper is a wonderful blast If you like Dickens Doyle Powers and Blaylock this should be right up your alley

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Dark Sleeper A Novel Review ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Jeffrey E. Barlough ↠ 2 Characters In the fog enshrouded city of Salthead metaphysics professor Titus Tiggs and Dr Daniel Dampe investigate a series of strange impossible sightings from phantom ships and ghosts to creatures long extinct What First I would classify this book as science fiction than anything else Although it does indeed deal with the supernatural it is set after a time called the Sundering when a giant comet or asteroid or something put an end to the normal geography of the earth and killed off most of its inhabitants except for the little corner of the world wherein the story occurs Second if you want a fast food give it to me now story DO NOT pick up this book The first part in which the characters are introduced the first series of weird events take place is very slow and after having finished I can totally see why But if you are NOT a patient reader and if you don t like the sort of Victorian feel in a tale this book is NOT for you Third I totally LOVED this bookbrief plot summary no spoilersIn the vicinity of Salthead life goes on complete with the normal characters you might find in any sort of VictorianDickensian type storythe crusty miser who sits around thinking of ways to make people miserable the venerable professor who is raising his niece to be a finely educated young woman with the help of her governess the publicans at the inns where the townfolk gather for ale socializing yada yada yada It is a place where mastodons are used for travel and one might see the occasional megathere or saber tooth cat However what is not normal is the appearance of a sailor drowned long ago after he set sail to forget the love of his life or the little boy with the red hair whose face melts or the appearance of said sailor s ship out of nowhere moored at the town s docks Titus Tiggs the above mentioned professor hears about these weird things and after a while finds that there is someone who might hold the key to the mysterious happenings So off he and a party of friends go to talk with this friend where they learn just what s going on Now they must take action because things could most easily go from bad to worse Set in three parts the first part covers the intro to the characters the place and the supernatural events plaguing the townspeople part two is the discovery of what is causing these things and part three of course is the denouementThis is just a nutshell overview and doesn t begin to cover the breadth of this amazing story My advice to readers who are interested in the book BE PATIENT Everything in the beginning which may be a little slow for many readers has a reason for being there If you are just patient you will definitely be rewarded with a wonderful tale Now it s on to the second book


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  • Paperback
  • 484
  • Dark Sleeper A Novel
  • Jeffrey E. Barlough
  • English
  • 11 April 2020
  • 9780441007301