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Author Das, Indra, author.

Title The devourers / Indra Das.

Publication Info. New York : Del Rey, [2016]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Fiction    SF DAS,IND    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description 306 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Originally published in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Nepal by Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd., a member of The Penguin Group, in 2015"--Title page verso.
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.
Subject College teachers -- Fiction.
Shapeshifting -- Fiction.
Mogul Empire -- Fiction.
India -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
ISBN 9781101967515 (hardback)
110196751X (hardback)

 
    
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