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Little Bird
Little Bird

Little Bird

12+

FICTION

226 Pages, 5.25 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB

Trade Paper, $15.95 (US $15.95) (CA $20.95)

Publication Date: June 2022

ISBN 9781645480617

Rights: US & CA

Black Spot Books (Jun 2022)

eBook

eBook Editions Available

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Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: June 2022
 

Overview

The skeletons in the closet have nothing on the one in your backyard

The skeletons in the closet have nothing on the one in your backyard. Freshly divorced and grieving the death of her father, Josie Lauer has caged herself inside her home. To cope with her losses, Josie follows a strict daily routine of work, playing with her dog, Po, and trying to remember to eat a decent mealâ€â€and ending each night by drinking copious amounts of vodka. In other words, she is not coping at all.Everything changes when Josie wakes to find a small shrub has sprouted in her otherwise dirt backyard the morning after yet another bender. Within hours, the vine-like plant is running amokâ€â€and it’s brought company. The appearance of the unwieldly growth has also heralded the arrival of a busybody new neighbor who insists on thrusting herself into Josie’s life. The neighbor Josie can deal with. The talking skeleton called Skelly that has perched itself in Josie’s backyard on a throne made of vines, however, is an entirely different matter.As the strangely sentient plant continues to grow and twist its tendrils inside Josie’s suddenly complicated life, Josie begins to realize her new neighbor knows a lot more about the vines and her bizarre new v

Author Biography

Tiffany Meuret is a writer of monsters and twisted fairy tales. Her publications include Shoreline of Infinity, Luna Station Quarterly, Ellipsis Zine, and others. She lives in Arizona with her husband, two kids, two chihuahuas, a gecko, and a tortoise.