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By Erick Setiawan

ISBN-10: 1416596240

ISBN-13: 9781416596240

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Erick Setiawan's richly atmospheric debut is a gorgeous, engrossing fantasy of 3 generations of girls in households; their harmful jealousies, their loves and losses, their sacrifices and deeply rooted deceptions, and their triumphs.

Of Bees and Mist is a myth of 1 woman's decision to beat the haunting magic that's created through the folks she loves and the oppressive secrets and techniques at the back of their damaged lives. Raised in a sepulchral condominium the place ghosts live in mirrors, Meridia spends her early life feeling overlooked and invisible. each night her father vanishes within a blue mist with out loads as an evidence, and her mom spends her days beheading cauliflowers within the kitchen. At 16, desirous to break out, Meridia marries a tenderhearted younger guy. Little does she suspect that his relations is harboring secrets and techniques in their personal. there's a grave hidden within the backyard. There are sisters groomed from delivery to despise one another. and there's Eva, the bold matriarch whose grievances swarm the air like a military of bees—the wickedest better half's mother imaginable.

Erick Setiawan takes Meridia on a tumultuous experience of wish and heartbreak as she struggles to maintain her younger relations jointly and discovers long-kept secrets and techniques approximately her personal earlier in addition to the surprising truths approximately her husband's family.

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