St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves: Stories
A San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, and Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year
In these ten glittering stories, debut author Karen Russell takes us to the ghostly and magical swamps of the Florida Everglades. Here wolf-like girls are reformed by nuns, a family makes their living wrestling alligators in a theme park, and little girls sail away on crab shells. Filled with stunning inventiveness and heart, St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves introduces a radiant new writer.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - booklove2 - LibraryThing
I adore Karen Russell's writing. Too dark to be whimsical but full of some fun stuff but the endings are much too open to be fairy tales. The endings could be happy or miserable if they're missing ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Alphawoman - LibraryThing
This ominous feel to this book left me apprehensive and sqeemish while reading. But making me feel something is important. The threat something terrible about to happen made me feel on edge. some of ... Read full review