Two parallel stories occur in Michael Flynn’s Eifelheim: A modern historian and his physicist girlfriend investigate a medieval German town’s disappearance. In 1348, as the Black Plague sweeps Europe, a village priest makes a startling discovery in the woods.
For Fans of…
Brainy first-contact tales (Carl Sagan meets Umberto Eco).
Bursting with pungent historical detail and Big Theme musings, this dense, provocative novel offers big rewards to patient readers.