Boy In Darkness: And Other Stories
Publish date: December 1st 2007
Publisher: Peter Owen Publishers
Pages no: 200
Edition language: English
Series: Gormenghast -3
On the blurb and in the Introduction, it's stated that the title story is about Titus Groan, though he is never named. Well, he's called "Titus" twice and the setting so closely resembles the Castle of the Groans that there is no doubt at all, as far as I can tell. It's a good, weird, story, too - w...
This contains a novella, Boy in Darkness, and five short stories.BOY IN DARKNESSThis 90-page novella resulted in three pages of notes! It is so beautiful and so strange, and not even strange in the same way as the other Gormenghast books. PLOTThe story starts on Titus's fourteenth birthday (part way...