Citizens of the Night
A wintry Nordic city is hit by a total blackout.
As the mayor desperately seeks to restore power in time for Christmas, Yannick and Anja walk blindly into a mystifying underworld.
A dark and dangerous labyrinth that is home to the Wolf, the Beast, Almost Normal and the Witch.
short novel ~ 180 pages
"At six o’clock, just as she did every morning, even though it was still night, Anja shut the front door and braced herself against the unforgiving subzero, the kind of cold to put a person in shock, before descending the steps to the street. The new security light illumined her way down then clicked off parsimoniously as soon as she reached street level. It was windless and the freshly fallen night snow glittered.
As she adjusted the neck muffler inside her zipped tracksuit with oversized mittens, Anja observed the basement studio. Shutters down and lights out, as usual. Her five-thirty message had clearly failed to raise him." Read more...