E naughty and the nice alike To my shock and delight "this was not to be the case What Norris has succeeded in doing here is crafting a wonderfully bizarre particularly "was not to be the case What Norris has succeeded in doing here is crafting a wonderfully bizarre particularly reimagining of both the Kris Kringle character as well as his often ignored folklore counterpart the demon like Krampus But this is than just a twisted retelling origin story of an
easily recognizable and iconic figure This is a Beowulf style Norse epic complete with historically accurate settings and events interwoven with recognizable and iconic figure This is a Beowulf style Norse epic complete with historically accurate settings and events interwoven with of off the wall imagery ala something you might et from Neil Gaiman or David Lynch From a perilous plague ridden mediaeval Germania to the unruly landscapes of the dark nether regions of the bottomless Sack of Shadows you ll follow Klaas Krengel through a brutal journey of self discovery and transformation Read this book Norris s first offering Deep Devotion was very ood Good but not reat Krengel and the Krampusz is better than reat It s one of the best books I ve read in the last three years Full book review If there was one thing that the beast inside Klass Krengel hated it was being ignored I don t normally seek out books for review but when I saw the opportunity to read and review Krengel The Krampusz I jumped right on it This speculative fiction is a horrific historical Christmas Tale about young Klass Krengel and his awful counterpart the KrampuszYoung Klass is born to the wealthiest family in all of Germania However the jabbering fiend inside his brain that would be the Krampusz feels it would do his counterpart some ood to suffer a dose of hardship And oh does he ever when adopted by Friar Otto when he joins his rescued orphans And it s you alone I ve done favored fat brother And that s how s I Deal Maker (Mixed Messages Book 2) (English Edition) got to punish you for all you done Klass is swallowed up by a deep hole stalked by an evil witch named Old Bertcha an I just cantet into this book This is a shame because I was really looking forward to reading it I did not finish. Isdirection ultimately trapping him in the bottomless depths of the enchanted “Sack of Shadows” Therein a fantastic realm of weird and warring races demands a showdown between Krengel and its tyrannical ruler a horrendous witch who alone holds a key to the connection between Krengel and the Krampu. .
Krengel The Krampusz beings with an all too familiar and comfortable melodyOn the night before Christmas while the midnight bells tolled he flayed his sweet cheeks with outgrown nails Pigeons turtled their necks and winked in the rafters Vermin scuttled along their muddy byways I found myself having to read it out loud I thought to myself now this is what I like Take something warm comfortable and twist it into something outrageous and shockingI was initially intrigued by the cover they say that you shouldn t judge a book by it s cover but reat covers sell books and with Forget everything that you shouldn t judge a book by it s cover but reat covers sell books and with Forget everything think you know about the story about Santa Claus and et ready you know about the story about Santa Claus and et ready a tale that will scare your socks off The story begins with a spoiled rotten Klaas Krengel who joins a choir of orphans who are cared for by Friar Otto after all touring the countryside singing is way better than living in a castle and being ignored He soon learns that the choir isn t what he thought it would be and he couldn t carry a tune in a bag if he had to and the other children resent him for it It seems that no sooner does he join this choir My Name is Abu Salem group than bad things begin to happen mainly in the form of the Inuisition I won t reveal all but suffice it to say the kids are threatened w Click on Banner to Enter Enter to win a 25ift card Open World Wide A Halloween horror story The true tale of how the benevolent Santa Claus and all of his trappings came to be A little of both Dark and edgy Krengel and the Krampusz by M C Norris is a chilling tale from long ago legends brought back to life with a raw clarity in this twisted version for contemporary readers A young wealthy and spoiled becomes the center of a dark adventure when discovers he may have an evil and deformed half brother Krampusz An evil witch is determined to end the fortunate life of the chubby Klaas Krengel but why Thrown into a world so dark and twisted where torture lies and evil thrives off the souls of th. The epic origin of a beloved holiday icon unfolds as nine year old Klaas Krengel flees plague ravaged Germania on a swashbuckling adventure across Medieval Europe to the remote ends of the earth where he finds himself pitted against a ruesome host of adversaries all resurrected from old Austrian lore. .
E innocents Klaas must unravel the truths that have been hidden in order to stop the age of darkness and reed and usher in save the Spitting Daisies Communicating Through the Sunset good and innocent of the world Twisted into this tale is a mysterious sack of shadows an entryway into a world of hellish evilCan a young boy spoiled and sheltered for his entire life save the world from darkness Can he be the hero the world needs to return joy and light the timeless man that the world looks to as a symbol of magical joy andivingI have to say M C Norris had me Cringing A Sueamish a little sueamish times and completely and utterly enthralled with his ift for crafting an atmosphere of evil and terror as he "MADE THE UNBELIEVABLE POSSIBLE SPARING NOTHING "the unbelievable possible Sparing nothing Norris has used his words almost as descriptive daggers where sound smell and sight become part of the mental images running across the movie screen of my mind From suirming bugs to foul odors I can honestly say I will never look at Santa the same Would I allow MC Norris to tell a Christmas tale to my randchildren Um probably not but for those who may NOT have nightmares after reading this I highly recommend this walk on the dark and creepy side I m twisted like sometimesI received this copy as part of the Krengel The Krampusz Tour and Giveaway currently at Tome Tender nowPublication Date November 1 2014Publisher Severed PressGenre Dark FantasyPrint Length 240 pagesAvailable from Barnes NobleReviewed for I received a review copy of this novel for my stop on the blog tour at Donnie Darko Girl Not only did the cover for Krengel and the Krampusz draw me in but the synopsis was deliciously intriguing I love it when Christmas and horror are mixed together and the results of the mixture in this novel inspire chills comparable to being stranded out in a blizzard The langu My initial fear was that Krengel and the Krampusz was oing to be another half hearted holiday crossover book featuring some sort of sadistic Santa Claus hell bent on punishing both th. A bit of a spoiled brat Krengel’s only friend is an insidious counterpart called the Krampusz a blue furred monster who suffers from a pronounced hoarding disorder Vexed by his half brother’s lifelong privilege and pampering the Krampusz enjoys nothing than imperiling the boy through calculated ,