Beowulf by Caitlín R. Kiernan
By Caitlín R. Kiernan
Who will come to the help of beleaguered King Hrothgar, whose warriors became the prey of the vengeful outcast monster Grendel?
A grand and excellent tale that has persisted for hundreds of years, the ageless vintage experience takes on a wide ranging new lifestyles in a extraordinary new edition for a latest period. Brilliantly reimagined by means of acclaimed, award-winning writer Caitlín R. Kiernan, in response to the screenplay through no 1 big apple occasions bestseller Neil Gaiman and Academy Award®-winning screenwriter Roger Avary, it's the story of a noble liege and a negative creature who has cursed his country with loss of life, blood, and destruction—and of the good hero, Beowulf, who's referred to as to a land of monsters to triumph the place such a lot of have failed . . . or to die as such a lot of of the courageous earlier than him.
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