Lucy and Octavia Klaereon fight each other for control of their family and the Solomon Scroll in 1837, Venice. When Octavia is possessed by the god Ra, Lucy will do anything to save her, even if Lucy must die again.
Lou Antonelli is a modern speculative fiction author with classic sensibilities, honed by a long career as a newspaperman. His short story “Great White Ship” was a 2013 finalist for the Sidewise Award. He’s had 81 short stories published since 2003.