We’re excited to share an excerpt from Sorrowland, a genre-bending work of Gothic fiction from author Rivers Solomon—available from Farrar, Straus & Giroux.
Fiction and Excerpts 
Horror || Vern—seven months pregnant and desperate to escape the strict religious compound where she was raised—flees for the shelter of the woods.
Anger is an energy. A young girl, a slave in the South, is presented with a moment where she can grasp for freedom, for change, for life. She grabs it with both hands, fiercely and intensely, and the spirit world is shaken.