Kraken: An Anatomy
Deep in the research wing of the Natural History Museum is a prize specimen, something that comes along much less often than once in a
lifetime: a perfect, and perfectly preserved, giant squid. But what does it mean when the creature suddenly and impossibly disappears?
For curator Billy Harrow it's the start of a headlong pitch into a London of warring cults, surreal magic, apostates and assassins. It might just be that the creature he's been preserving is more than a biological rarity: there are those who are sure it's a god.
A god that someone is hoping will end the world.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - shaunesay - LibraryThing
okay, I give up. This book is making me feel like I have to read it for a literature class and am just not getting it. I read for enjoyment, and this one is just too much work. There were good bits, I ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Mrs_McGreevy - LibraryThing
Odd and engaging story of the theft of a preserved giant squid from the British Museum and the apocalypses that the theft sets off. All of the twisted brilliance you'd expect, with a healthy dash of the impish humor from UnLunDun. Read full review