|Submitted by Rodney Powell|
(Jun 13, 1999)
If Clive Barker had written the Wizard of Oz it would have resembled this gripping dark fantasy. Richard Mayhew, a ordinary englishman sees a young girl bleeding in the streets of London.He rescues her and he takes a trip to her world which is London underneath where he and the girl, named Doors and her mysterious helper, marques de cabrais and a deadly lady bodyguard named Hunter must battle two of the most sinister baddies to ever be on the printed page: Croop and Valedemar. This novel is filled with scenes of wonder and terror and dark humor.