“Daniel Pearlman’s stories are perfectly-crafted gems … wry and wise, funny and sad–impossibly, all at the same time.”
[Jack Dann, Nebula and World Fantasy Award winner]
“A single story by Daniel Pearlman signals the world that here’s a rare and wonderful talent.”
[Joe R. Lansdale]
"Demons are extortionate in the payment they exact for their services."
Eastern Front of World War II. A Colonel, a forgotten Jewish village, a jeep. And the power of mystical beings.
With these ingredients, plus deep characters and a great use of the tension, Pearlman builds a fantastic, thrilling, supernatural novelette.
Demons should not be called upon except in direst emergencies. But...
ABOUT THE BOOK
The Colonel's Jeep is a novelette (+/- 10.500 words) published by 40kBooks. 40kBooks publishes a select number of titles by award-winning authors from across the globe.
Why short form of fiction? Novels can have pauses, faults: a long story wins by points. A novelette, as Julio Cortazar wrote, needs to win by knock-out.
ABOUT THE PUBLISHER
40kBooks is the first Italian digital publisher. Its eBooks are divided into 3 categories: Essays, Stories and 40kCube. Essays comprise a selection dealing with digital culture. Stories are novelettes and 40kCube are short novels by award-winning authors from different countries and cultures. All of the 40kBook titles are published in multiple languages including Italian, English, Portuguese, Spanish and French and are available all over the world.