The Last Trumpet
In Sylvan County, Virginia, strange sounds often accompany the coming of darkness. They drift among the remote and shadowed hills, mountains, and valleys as if with a purpose . . . cognizant . . . alive. Like an ominous fugue, thi ...more
The stories are mostly loosely connected by locale (Sylvan County, West Virginia) and share a common background and history, some of which we know about or learn about and some of w ...more
The Last Trumpet is a Lovecraftian derivative collection of short stories wonderfully brought to life by author Stephen Mark Rainey. In the quiet wooded lands of Sylvan County, Virginia something has been stirred, through obscene music, from beyond the confines of our known universe, and that something is bringing death and destruction in its wake.
Sound fun? Well, this collection sure is a great addition to any number of Lovecraftian homage materials fro ...more
I read this book surrounded by animals, because how else should I have read it? I love Daine ao much. I l8ve her compassion, and I love that she learns to be open-minded towards all creatures. Numair is so loyal to his friends, and Alanna is bad ass as ever. This book also deals with conplicated issues, such as her unwilling changes to the animals that she engages with.
I love animals, Daine loves animals, therefore, I love this book!