The Handmaid S Talemeets Alice In Wonderland In This Gripping And Imaginative Historical Novel About A Shunned Orphan Girl In Th Century England Who Is Ensnared In A Deadly Royal Plot And Must Turn Her Subjugation Into Her Power The Sin Eater Walks Among Us, Unseen, Unheard Sins Of Our Flesh Become Sins Of Hers Following Her To The Grave, Unseen, Unheard The Sin Eater Walks Among Us For The Crime Of Stealing Bread, Fourteen Year Old May Receives A Life Sentence She Must Become A Sin Eater A Shunned Woman, Brutally Marked, Whose Fate Is To Hear The Final Confessions Of The Dying, Eat Ritual Foods Symbolizing Their Sins As A Funeral Rite, And Thereby Shoulder Their Transgressions To Grant Their Souls Access To Heaven Orphaned And Friendless, Apprenticed To An Older Sin Eater Who Cannot Speak To Her, May Must Make Her Way In A Dangerous And Cruel World She Barely Understands When A Deer Heart Appears On The Coffin Of A Royal Governess Who Did Not Confess To The Dreadful Sin It Represents, The Older Sin Eater Refuses To Eat It She Is Taken To Prison, Tortured, And Killed To Avenge Her Death, May Must Find Out Who Placed The Deer Heart On The Coffin And Why
Megan Campisi is a playwright, novelist and teacher Her plays have performed in China, France and the United States She has been a forest ranger, sous chef in Paris and a physical theater specialist around the world Originally from California, she attended Yale University and the L cole International de Th tre Jacques Lecoq She lives in Brooklyn, NY with her family.
- 304 pages
- Sin Eater
- Megan Campisi
- 22 July 2017 Megan Campisi