Orphaned as a child, terrorized by her abusive brother, and haunted by memories, Leia feels exposed, powerless, and vulnerable. When her tormented mind can stand it no longer, she escapes to the zoo, where she finds shelter and seeks refuge. The zoo is a sanctuary: a protective space for families, and a safe place for the traumatized to forget. But can she ever feel safe? Can she ever forget? Once again, Rune Michaels brings us a harrowing psychological drama that raises questions about the very nature of humanity. This chilling tale will challenge our preconceptions of family, memory, and self, leaving readers wondering, are we the pinnacle of evolutionaor are we just animals on display?She just needs peace and privacy.a aWhy?a aShe was rescued by Animal Welfare. We dona#39;t know what happened to her, but shea#39;s got scars all over under her fur.a Pain claws over my insides. I hear the sounds of anger, fury, a sadistic chuckle.
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2011-12-06|