The Trees Grew Because I Bled There: Collected Stories by Larocca, Eric
Eric Larocca

The Trees Grew Because I Bled There: Collected Stories [Hardcover] LaRocca, Eric - Hardcover

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A beautifully crafted, devastating short fiction collection from the Bram-Stoker finalist and author of Things Have Gotten Worse Since We Last Spoke and Other Misfortunes. Includes an introduction from acclaimed bestselling author Chuck Wendig.

Eight stories of literary dark fiction from a master storyteller. Exploring the shadow side of love, these are tales of grief, obsession, control. Intricate examinations of trauma and tragedy in raw, poetic prose. In these narratives, a woman imagines horrific scenarios whilst caring for her infant niece; on-line posts chronicle a cancer diagnosis; a couple in the park with their small child encounter a stranger with horrific consequences; a toxic relationship reaches a terrifying resolution...

Originally published under the title The Strange Thing We Become and Other Dark Tales, this is a much-praised collection of deeply unsettling, painfully dark tales.

Author: Eric Larocca
Publisher: Titan Books (UK)
Published: 03/07/2023
Pages: 208
Binding Type: Hardcover
Weight: 0.55lbs
Size: 7.87h x 5.20w x 0.71d
ISBN: 9781803363004

Review Citation(s):
Publishers Weekly 01/30/2023
Booklist 02/01/2023 pg. 28