By S. P. Somtow
Nominated for the Bram Stoker Award, Darker Angels takes the reader from the bloodstained battlefields of Virginia to the slave auctions of Haiti. As Abraham Lincoln lies in country in ny, the widow of the recognized abolitionist has an opportunity come upon with the poet Walt Witman, who has an superb story to inform. Edgar Allan Poe, Lord Byron, and Marie Laveau, the mythical voodoo queen of latest Orleans, all have an element to play within the epic story of a mysterious, one-eyed shaman who dares to elevate the useless from the battlefields of the Civil struggle.
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