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Title: The Bone Houses
Author: Emily Lloyd-Jones
Release Date: September 24, 2019
Genres: Young adult, Horror, Fantasy, Magical realism
Star Rating: 5/5
Seventeen-year-old Ryn has a lot of responsibilities: being her medieval hamlet’s only gravedigger, keeping her family from losing their home to a corrupt lord, and preventing long-dead corpses from escaping the neighboring woods. But when a mysterious, naive mapmaker named Ellis arrives from the kingdom’s capital, the village is overcome with reanimated “bone houses,” which destroy any scrap left of her family’s stability. The two teenagers journey into the thick, magical forest to find the reason for the multiplying hordes of the undead, and also to answer questions about their own families.
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