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Your Ghost Story

Anna Dressed in Blood  (Anna Dressed in Blood, volume 1)

By Kendare Blake  

21 Apr, 2023

Doing the WFC's Homework


2012’s Anna Dressed in Blood is the first volume in Kendare Blake’s Anna Dressed in Blood modern horror series.

Teenage Theseus Cassio Cass” Lowood was given three things by his father: 

  • a moderately embarrassing name, 
  • an athame, and
  • a determination to pursue his late father’s career as a ghost-hunter.

Cass transfers from high school to high school, chasing rumours of unquiet dead; he is supported in this mission by his widowed mother. He believes he is successful in his quest; he has dispatched many revenants with his inherited athame.

His latest quest will take him to Canada’s Thunder Bay, where Anna Dressed in Blood will turn his worldview upside down.

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