By Keith Lee Morris
A chilling myth a few kinfolk marooned in a snowbound city whose grievous historical past intrudes at the dreamlike present.
The Addisons-Julia and Tonio, ten-year-old Dewey, and derelict Uncle Robbie-are riding domestic, cross-country, after gathering Robbie from another journey to rehab. whilst a terrifying snowstorm moves outdoor the city of fine evening, Idaho, they search safe haven within the city on the tourists relaxation, a previously opulent yet now crumbling and eerie lodge the place the actual legislation of the universe are bent.
Once contained in the resort, the family members is separated. As Julia and Tonio glide during the maze of the hotel's spectral interiors, suffering to make feel of the building's eye-catching powers, Dewey ventures outward to a secret-filled diner around the road. in the meantime, a determined Robbie speedy succumbs to his previous vices, drifting ever farther from those who love him so much. With each one passing hour, desires and thoughts blur, tearing a gap within the cloth of our perceived truth and leaving the Addisons in a ceaseless look for each other. At every one flip a mysterious strength prevents them from reuniting, till eventually Julia is confronted with an very unlikely selection. Can this mom keep her relatives from the destiny of turning into Souvenirs-those voters trapped ceaselessly in magnetic solid Night-or, worse, from disappearing entirely?
With the fearsome depth of a ghost tale, the paranormal spark of a fairy story, and the emotional intensity of the best relatives sagas, Keith Lee Morris takes us on a trip past the world of the identified. that includes prose as dizzyingly appealing because the mystical international Morris creates, Travelers Rest is either a mind-altering meditation at the nature of cognizance and a heartbreaking tale of a family members on the point of survival.