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Thy Fearful Symmetry

When the Tiger Came Down the Mountain  (Singing Hills Cycle, book 2)

By Nghi Vo  

18 Sep, 2020

Doing What the WFC Cannot Do

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Nghi Vo’s 2020 When the Tiger Came Down the Mountain is a secondary universe fantasy. It is the second volume in her Singing Hills Cycle.

Cleric Chih and their guide Si-yu ride on mammoth-back to an isolated way station. They hope to find a place to rest for the night. Instead, they find an unconscious man and three tigers. Tigers are generally bad news for travellers. These particular tigers are of the shape-shifting, talking variety, they are also very hungry tigers. 


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