“A historical revelation – an eye-opening magical carpet ride.” —Andre Norton Award nominee Guadalupe Garcia McCall
In 1328, Bruges is under siege by the Chatelaine of Hell and her army of chimeras―humans mixed with animals or armour, forged in the fires of the Hellbeast. A widowed wet nurse named Margriet de Vos leads a raiding party like Hell has never seen.
Kate Heartfield is the author of the historical fantasy novel Armed in Her Fashion and the interactive fiction The Road to Canterbury. Her short fiction has appeared in magazines such as Strange Horizons and Escape Pod. She lives in Canada.