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The Hollow Tree (Paperback)James Brogden (author)
This woman has no idea who she is, but Rachel can't help but think of the mystery of Oak Mary, a female corpse found in a hollow tree, and who was never identified. Three urban legends have grown up around the case; was Mary a Nazi spy, a prostitute or a gypsy witch? Rachel is desperate to learn the truth, but darker forces are at work. For a rule has been broken, and Mary is in a world where she doesn't belong...
Publisher: Titan Books Ltd
Weight: 367 g
“The mechanics of Brogden’s dual worlds are carefully crafted, and the mystery is wrapped in rich folklore and urban myth . . . This elegant horror story has deep psychological and emotional roots.” —Publishers Weekly
“Brogden has created another highly satisfying novel here, one that feels both familiar and original . . . This novel should be considered as one of the highlights of the year, for both horror and fantasy lovers.” —Cemetery Dance
“A fresh and utterly compelling novel that should be on every horror fan’s reading list. If you love dark and well written stories, you won't be disappointed by this novel.” —Risingshadow.net
“The notion that folklore—the forms of expressive culture that all of us engage in every single day—actually has supernatural potential is an intriguing one, and Brogden uses it to good effect.” —Horrortalk.com
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