Strange Beasts of China

Media Type:Audiobook
Genre(s):Fantasy: Contemporary
Literary
Narrator(s):Emily Woo Zeller
ISBN:9781666533118
Publish Date:08/17/2021
Run Time:7 Hours, 58 Minutes
Language:English
Publisher:Dreamscape Media

Audiobook

In the fictional Chinese city of Yong’an, an amateur cryptozoologist is commissioned to uncover the stories of its fabled beasts. These creatures live alongside humans in near-inconspicuousness—save their greenish skin, serrated earlobes, and strange birthmarks. Aided by her elusive former professor and his enigmatic assistant, our narrator sets off to document each beast and is slowly drawn deeper into a mystery that threatens her very sense of self. Part detective story, part metaphysical enquiry, Strange Beasts of China engages existential questions of identity, humanity, love, and morality with whimsy and stylistic verve.