Kimberly Van Ginkel

In the Sleep of Death

“In the Sleep of Death”

A Supernatural Victorian Fantasy

Eloping with the Necromancer was her first mistake. Running from the posse was her second.

How can Lorena break free of her husband’s dark magic when he is able to enter her mind and read her thoughts?

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Quotes from “In the Sleep of Death”

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Kimberly Van Ginkel

Kimberly Van Ginkel is an internationally-published author living in the Midwest.

Her debut novel, In the Sleep of Death,” has been described as “Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell” meets “The Ten Thousand Doors of January.”

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