The Familiar

The Familiar

Book 2 Into the Forest

Book - 2015
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The Familiar, Volume 1 Wherein the cat is found . . . The Familiar, Volume 2 Wherein the cat is hungry . . . From the universally acclaimed, genre-busting author ofHouse of Leavescomes the second volume ofThe Familiar, a"novel which goes beyond the experimental into the visionary,creating a language and style that expands the horizon of meaning . . . hint ing at an evolved form of literature."* InThe Familiar, Volume 2- Into the Forest, the lives of the disparate and dynamic nine characters introduced in "One Rainy Day in May" begin to intersect in inexplicable ways, finding harmonies and echoes in each other. What once seemed remote and disconnected draws closer-slowly, steadily-towardsomething inevitable. . . . At the center of it all is Xanther, a twelve-year-old girl, for whom the world around her seems to be opening, exposing doors and windows, visions and sounds, questions and ideas previously unknown. With each passing day, she begins to glimpse something she does not understand but unequivocally craves-the only thing that will bring her relief and keep her new friend alive. (With full-color illustrations throughout.) *Library Journal, starred review
Publisher: New York, New York : Pantheon Books, 2015, ♭2015
ISBN: 9780375714962
Branch Call Number: DANI
Characteristics: 829 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Into the forest


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