A Bewitching Smile by Christopher G. Moore
Approx. 108,410 words.
Published on December 8, 2009 by
A Bewitching Smile is reminiscent of A Passage to India in the creation of a kind of psychological DMZ, another Shangrila with its own ephipanies and perils. The tough-sensitive characterization, and the sharp, often aphoristic dialogue, and the irony, combine to create a powerful drama.