“Sometimes she felt her curiosity clawing at her like a different kind of hunger”
Now this was creepy. It was fun and creepy. And still just like Grimm Fairytale. I have a feeling she was aiming for that feel with some of these novellas.
Nadya’s mother died. And her father is marrying a monster. Little girls are disappearing. Nadya is being threatened. But she can’t leave her father… she can’t.
“Now you know what monsters once lurked in the woods near Duva, and if you ever meet a bear with a golden collar, you will be able to greet him by name. So shut the window tight and make sure the latch is fastened. Dark things have a way of slipping in through narrow spaces. Shall we ahve something good to eat?
Well then, come help me stir the pot.”