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Wild Things

Wild Things

(2006)
Four Tales
A collection of stories by

 
From award-winning and bestselling author Douglas Clegg comes a special quartet of stories dealing with creatures of the wild--some are wolf, some bird, some the most terrifying of beasts: the human variety.

"The Wolf" is the dark story of a wolf hunter who guides a younger man up a mountain to kill a wolf that has been slaughtering in the valley below.

"The American" takes place at a late-night cafe in Rome where foreigners gather. On this particular night a stranger steps out of the shadowy park to sit at the sidewalk tables and speak of love and murder.

In "A Madness of Starlings," a father, teaching his children about protection from the predators of life, takes in a fledgling bird. But when it's time for the bird to fly away, the forces of nature come undone and a secret wisdom and terror enter the mind of the one who understands the language of birds.

Finally, in "The Dark Game," a war hero and his men are captured and taken into a prison camp. There, tortures and torments await them, but the man named Gordon Raglan begins to use a childhood game of escape to help him discover a way to hunt the wolves surrounding him.

Wild Things: Four Tales is a unique and exclusive Cemetery Dance book, with no other editions planned anywhere in the world at this time!

 
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Hardback Editions

October 2006 : USA Hardback
Title: Wild Things: Four Tales
Author(s): Douglas Clegg
ISBN: 1-58767-156-5 / 978-1-58767-156-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Cemetery Dance Publications
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

February 2010 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Wild Things: Four Tales
Author(s): Douglas Clegg
Publisher: Alkemara Press
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