A Whisper of Southern Lights by Tim Lebbon
Tradepaperback – Tor.com – May2016 – 109 pages.
Death and destruction follow the demon wherever he treads, and Gabriel is rarely far behind, waiting for his chance to extinguish the creature known as Temple once and for all. But in Singapore during WWII a lone soldier in possession of a shattering secret gets caught up in their battle. The knowledge he holds could change the course of their ancient conflict … and the fate of the world.