Beautiful Blood

by Lucius Shepard

Hardcover, 296 pages, Subterranean, List Price: $40 |


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In an alternate version of our 19th century, an enormous dragon lies dormant, curled around a town called Teocinte. Lucius Shepard has been writing about Teocinte and the dragon Griaule for years — but this posthumously published novel is his first full-length exploration of Griaule and his world, tying together a career's worth of shorter stories.

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