Sunday, August 12, 2012

Henry Caesar of the Air His Life and Times or The Book of Qat: Part 4 – Lavie Tidhar

"Qasavara had the strength of several men, but Henry's power was in his desperation, which did not acknowledge pain. A morning fire roared between them, that Qasavara had built, entire tree trunks smoldering in the flames. The heat made sweat come pouring down Henry's body. It entered his eyes and nearly blinded him. For a long time they fought, leaping and punching across the fire, the giant man-eater and his punitive enemy, until both were bruised and cut, and their blood flowed freely and fed the flames." 3.5 out of 5