A Choir of Ill Children : A Novel
Caring for his three brothers--conjoined triplets with separate bodies but one shared brain--since the disappearance of his mother and suicide of his father, Thomas also runs the Mill, the only industry in his small, backwater town of Kingdom Come, but he must risk everything to confront his tormented past and to stop the evil forces threatening his home.
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This lyrical tale of evil, loss, and redemption is a stunning addition to the Southern gothic tradition of Flannery O’Connor and Harry Crews.A Choir of Ill Children is the startling story of Kingdom Come, a decaying, swamp backwater that draws the lost, ill-fated, and damned. Since his mother’s disappearance and his father’s suicide, Thomas has cared for his three brothers—conjoined triplets with separate bodies but one shared brain—and the town’s only industry, the Mill.Because of his family’s prominence, Thomas is feared and respected by the superstitious swamp folk. Granny witches cast hexes while Thomas’s childhood sweetheart drifts through his life
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