|aChronicles the lives of two mentally ill boys--Erik, who believes he is a saint, and Thorn, who believes he is a demon--as their minds devolve into hallucinations, showing the way their worlds intersect, and culminating in a final stand-off.
內容簡介top Fell of Dark 簡介 A book that challenges the word "powerful" and obliterates itWritten in searing prose, this is the story of two boys: Erik, who performs miracles, and Thorn, who hears voices. The book chronicles their lives as their minds devolve into hallucinations, and shows the way their worlds intersect, culminating in a final stand-off.This debut novel offer a raw, insightful look at the forces that compel us to act against our will. Even more so, it captivates and dares us to look away, knowing full well we can't.Advance praise for FELL OF DARK:Here is a book built of darkness and gleam, of raw emotion and shattering poetry, of harrowing compulsions and zero compromise. Patrick Downes possesses blazing, beautiful, terrifying talent. His characters walk the shadows. His language bursts like sky.eth Kephart, National Book Award nominee and author of Small DamagesPatrick Downes is a writer in the metamodernist style. He is utterly brilliant, and so honest and sincere it hurts.artine Leavitt, National Book Award nominee forKeturah and Lord DeathLuminous and pure. A masterwork of astonishing authority and beauty.ulie Berry, author ofAll the Truth That In Me