An Almanak of the Red House
by Lawrence Kapture
When Vinni was five, her mother was institutionalized for madness. Vinni’s family, the women of the Red House, have built their wealth and standing by using alchemy to make homunculi: Artificial creatures that act as companions and helpmates. Vinni's mother made the best.
An Almanak of the Red House is free 4 page excerpt of Vignetta in the Red House, a 432 page book published in ebook and print.