Catalog

MY ACCOUNT

Record Details

Catalog Search



Image of item

In the valley of the sun : a novel / Andy Davidson.

In the valley of the sun : a novel

Davidson, Andy, 1978- author. (Author).

Available copies

Current holds

    0 current holds with 1 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main Horror Davidson (Text) 31307022949004 Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781510721104 : HRD
  • ISBN: 151072110X : HRD
  • Physical Description: 376 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"Deftly written and utterly addictive, this Western literary horror debut will find a home with fans of authors like Joe Hill, Cormac McCarthy, and Anne Rice. One night in 1980, a man becomes a monster. Haunted by his past, Travis Stillwell spends his nights searching out women in West Texas honky-tonks. What he does with them doesn't make him proud, just quiets the demons for a little while. But after Travis crosses paths one night with a mysterious pale-skinned girl, he wakes weak and bloodied in hiscabover camper the next morning-with no sign of a girl, no memory of the night before. Annabelle Gaskin spies the camper parked behind her motel and offers the cowboy a few odd jobs to pay his board. Travis takes her up on the offer, if only to buy time,to lay low and heal. By day, he mends the old motel, insinuating himself into the lives of Annabelle and her ten-year-old son. By night, in the cave of his camper, he fights an unspeakable hunger. Before long, Annabelle and her boy come to realize that this strange cowboy is not what he seems. Half a state away, a grizzled Texas Ranger is hunting Travis for his past misdeeds, but what he finds will lead him to a revelation far more monstrous. A man of the law, he'll have to decide how far into the darkness he'll go for the sake of justice. When these lives converge on a dusty autumn night, an old evil will find new life-and new blood"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Cowboys > Fiction.
Monsters > Fiction.
Genre: Horror stories.
LDR 02910pam a2200397Ii 4500
00146948103
003ME
00520170525143631.0
008170403s2017 nyu 000 1 eng d
010 . ‡a2017002448
020 . ‡a9781510721104 : HRD ‡c24.99
020 . ‡a151072110X : HRD ‡c24.99 ‡z9781510721111 (ebook)
035 . ‡a(DLC)BK0019305856
037 . ‡bPerseus Distribution Services, 1094 Flex Dr, Jackson, TN, USA, 38301-5070 ‡nSAN 631-760X
040 . ‡aDLC ‡beng ‡erda ‡cDLC ‡dNjBwBT
05000. ‡aPS3604.A9459 ‡bI58 2017
08204. ‡aHorror Davidson ‡223
092 . ‡a813.6000
1001 . ‡aDavidson, Andy, ‡d1978- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aIn the valley of the sun : ‡ba novel / ‡cAndy Davidson.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bSkyhorse Publishing, ‡c[2017]
300 . ‡a376 pages ; ‡c24 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
520 . ‡a"Deftly written and utterly addictive, this Western literary horror debut will find a home with fans of authors like Joe Hill, Cormac McCarthy, and Anne Rice. One night in 1980, a man becomes a monster. Haunted by his past, Travis Stillwell spends his nights searching out women in West Texas honky-tonks. What he does with them doesn't make him proud, just quiets the demons for a little while. But after Travis crosses paths one night with a mysterious pale-skinned girl, he wakes weak and bloodied in hiscabover camper the next morning-with no sign of a girl, no memory of the night before. Annabelle Gaskin spies the camper parked behind her motel and offers the cowboy a few odd jobs to pay his board. Travis takes her up on the offer, if only to buy time,to lay low and heal. By day, he mends the old motel, insinuating himself into the lives of Annabelle and her ten-year-old son. By night, in the cave of his camper, he fights an unspeakable hunger. Before long, Annabelle and her boy come to realize that this strange cowboy is not what he seems. Half a state away, a grizzled Texas Ranger is hunting Travis for his past misdeeds, but what he finds will lead him to a revelation far more monstrous. A man of the law, he'll have to decide how far into the darkness he'll go for the sake of justice. When these lives converge on a dusty autumn night, an old evil will find new life-and new blood"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aCowboys ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aMonsters ‡vFiction.
655 7. ‡aHorror stories. ‡2gsafd
901 . ‡aBK0019305856 ‡bDLC ‡c46948103 ‡tbiblio ‡sVendor Order Records

Additional Resources