Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Bayou's Lament: A Labyrinth of Souls Novel” as Want to Read:
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Start your review of Bayou's Lament: A Labyrinth of Souls Novel
What's not to love about a ghost story set in the misty, swampy bayou, filled with southern magic and mysterious ancestral obligations? I could hear the southern drawl in this author's voice as I read this story about the duties of safekeeping the family secrets, the night creatures that both help and hinder that safekeeping, the love of family, and finally redemption. A classic Labyrinth of Souls novel. Recommended! ...more
I love the setting of this story-a mysterious, swampy, bayou island. I was drawn in right away, and sad when the book ended, wishing for another volume. The characters are well drawn and have a good arc. There is mystery and magic, and a a dark underworld. A great example of southern gothic. Fun read!Bayou's Lament: A Labyrinth of Souls Novel ...more
News & Interviews
Mary Roach is a science author who specializes in the bizarre and offbeat. With a body of work ranging from deep-dives on the history of...
62 likes · 5 comments