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This skin was once mine : and other disturbances  Cover Image Book Book

This skin was once mine : and other disturbances / Eric LaRocca.

LaRocca, Eric, (author.). LaRocca, Eric. Container of (work): Seedling. (Added Author). LaRocca, Eric. Container of (work): All the parts of you that won't easily burn. (Added Author). LaRocca, Eric. Container of (work): Prickle. (Added Author).

Summary:

"This Skin Was Once Mine: When her father dies under mysterious circumstances, Jillian Finch finds herself grieving the man she idolized while struggling to feel comfortable in the childhood home she was sent away from nearly twenty years ago. Then Jillian discovers a dark secret that will threaten to undo everything she has ever known about her father. -- Seedling: A young man's father calls him early in the morning to say that his mother has passed away. He arrives home to find his mother's body still in the house. Struggling to process what has happened he notices a small black wound appear on his wrist. Then he discovers his father is cursed with the same affliction. -- All the Parts of You That Won't Easily Burn: Enoch Leadbetter goes to buy a knife for his husband to use at a forthcoming dinner party. He encounters a strange shopkeeper who draws him into an intoxicating new obsession and sets him on a path towards mutilation and destruction. -- Prickle: Two old men revive a cruel game with devastating consequences" -- Jacket cover.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1803366648
  • ISBN: 9781803366647
  • Physical Description: 235 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: London : Titan Books, 2024.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
This skin was once mine -- Seedling -- All the parts of you that won't easily burn -- Prickle.
Subject: Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Blessing and cursing > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Cutting (Self-mutilation) > Fiction.
Bénédiction et malédiction > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Secrets de famille > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Pères et filles > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Pères et fils > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Coupures cutanées (Automutilation) > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Father-daughter relationship > Fiction.
Fathers > Death > Fiction.
Mothers > Fiction.
Wounds and injuries > Fiction.
Knives > Fiction.
Gay men > Fiction.
Elderly men > Fiction.
Games > Fiction.
Genre: short stories.
Horror fiction.
Queer fiction.
Short stories.
Nouvelles.

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