Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance
"This wonderful, whimsical, warm-hearted novel is filled with subtle and not-so-subtle nods to the books I loved as a child."
Why I love it
This wonderful, whimsical, warm-hearted novel is filled with subtle and not-so-subtle nods to the books I loved as a child. _White Fang_, _The Jungle Book_, _The Wizard of Oz_, _Charlotte’s Web_, and even _Lord of the Rings_—they’re all in there. Reading _Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance_ made me realize that there’s nothing better than a novel that feels both new and familiar at the same tim...
In this warm debut novel, Ruth Emmie Lang teaches us about adventure and love in a beautifully written story full of nature and wonder.
Orphaned, raised by wolves, and the proud owner of a horned pig named Merlin, Weylyn Grey knew he wasn’t like other people. But when he single-handedly stopped that tornado on a stormy Christmas day in Oklahoma, he realized just how different he actually was.