"A paroled monster, a prostitute and a policeman all see a little girl lost, but this isn't the start of a joke. What can such a morsel do, when all that's left to rely on is the kindness of strangers?"
Strangers is part of a suite of short sci-fi, fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing. Includes adult themes.
Strangers can be enjoyed alone or as part of Orotund: Collected Short Stories Volume 2, which is also available in print.
|File size:||910 KB|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Author and avid reader BP Gregory brings monsters, machines and roaming cities, insanity, betrayal and lust! With such tales you shouldn't always feel comfortable or safe. Hailing from sober corporate beginnings she has been an archaeology student and a dilettante of biology, psychology, and apocalypse prepping. She is the author of five novels including the recently released frozen post-apocalyptic horror Flora & Jim, about a father who'll do anything to keep his daughter alive. BP Gregory lives in Melbourne, Australia with her husband and is currently working on The Newru Trail, a murder-mystery set in a world where houses eat your memories. For sneak peeks, more stories, reviews and recommendations as she ploughs through her to-read pile visit bpgregory.com.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This book is about 20ish pgs. The 1st story is good with a surprise twist! The 2nd story was okay but didn't make a lot of sense.
Really good story
Great short story! What a surprise ending!
A story of a small child trying to find the library, the danger and help along the way, and a total surprise ending. Good story!