Nights of the Dark Moon: Gothic Folktales from Asia and Africa

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Nights of the Dark Moon is a collection of 13 dark folktales compiled from around Asia, with two bonus stories from Africa, retold in the Gothic tradition, known for its air of brooding mystery and chilling fear. The tales feature haunted places, ancient curses, supernatural creatures and desperate maidens. Ranging from the eerily thrilling to the pitiably tragic, the stories evoke dread and terror, but also longing, affection and sorrow. Some serve as cautionary tales, reminding us that there are monsters lurking among us ...

Nights of the Dark Moon: Gothic Folktales from Asia and Africa 2017, Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Pte Ltd, Singapore

ISBN-13: 9789814771993

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