Here Abide MonstersAndre Norton
fantasy, young adult
Have you ever wondered how much of ancient folklore is grounded in fact? Are there really unicorns, elves, magic cities?
HERE ABIDE MONSTERS is a fresh approach to myth. Most people have heard of the 'Bermuda Triangle,' but Andre Norton uses a similar situation to show the possibility of a two-way door that opens both on this world and on another quite unlike our own.
Nich Shaw and Linda Durant pass through the door into a world where their nightmares are real and deadly. They band together with an English group, some of whom have been on the planet since before the turn of the century...
"Andre Norton has long been a storyteller. One cannot be acquainted with fantasy without knowing her Witch World series. She is master craftsman of her art. Combining ancient lore and magic with her skill and imagination, she has produced one fascinating novel after another." – Chattanooga Daily Times
Andre Alice Norton (1912-2005) was an American science fiction and fantasy author (with some works of historical fiction and contemporary fiction) under the noms de plume Andre Norton, Andrew North and Allen Weston. Norton published her first novel in 1934, and was the first woman to receive the Gandalf Grand Master Award from the World Science Fiction Society in 1977, and won the Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Award from the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) association in 1983.
Andre Norton. Wikipedia.