The tale of a widow's harrowing journey through grief and peril into the cold remnants of a dead world.
Damon Sharpe had in part found victory, he believed, in his battle to unearth a truth obscured by time. By autumn, he was dead, leaving to his wife Anne a house of unfulfilled wishes, remnants, and the key to the enigma of his obsession, the Mourner’s Cradle.
A journey through grief and peril delivers Anne Sharpe from her home in St. Charles to the faraway skeletons of a long-dead civilization where she will find the desperate answers she seeks…or die trying.
This horror novel is perfect for fans of…
- The Silent Corner by Dean Koontz
- The Fisherman by John Langan
- The Grieving Stones by Gary McMahon
- Daphne du Maurier
- Thomas Ligotti
- Shirley Jackson
- Dan Simmons