Travelers Rest: A Novel

Travelers Rest: A Novel

Keith Lee Morris


A chilling fantasy a couple of relatives marooned in a snowbound city whose grievous background intrudes at the dreamlike present.

The Addisons-Julia and Tonio, ten-year-old Dewey, and derelict Uncle Robbie-are using domestic, cross-country, after gathering Robbie from yet one more journey to rehab. whilst a terrifying snow fall moves outdoor the city of fine evening, Idaho, they search shelter within the city on the tourists leisure, a previously opulent yet now crumbling and eerie lodge the place the actual legislation of the universe are bent.

Once contained in the resort, the relations is separated. As Julia and Tonio glide throughout the maze of the hotel's spectral interiors, suffering to make feel of the building's appealing powers, Dewey ventures outward to a secret-filled diner around the road. in the meantime, a determined Robbie speedy succumbs to his previous vices, drifting ever farther from those who love him so much. With every one passing hour, goals and thoughts blur, tearing a gap within the textile of our perceived truth and leaving the Addisons in a ceaseless look for each other. At each one flip a mysterious strength prevents them from reuniting, till finally Julia is confronted with an very unlikely selection. Can this mom store her kin from the destiny of changing into Souvenirs-those electorate trapped eternally in magnetic reliable Night-or, worse, from disappearing entirely?

With the fearsome depth of a ghost tale, the mystical spark of a fairy story, and the emotional intensity of the best relatives sagas, Keith Lee Morris takes us on a trip past the world of the recognized. that includes prose as dizzyingly appealing because the mystical international Morris creates, Travelers Rest is either a mind-altering meditation at the nature of cognizance and a heartbreaking tale of a relatives close to survival.

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