But! I was a fool. It may not have been the story line I was looking for, but it was a masterfully crafted tragedy—and a setting so full of beautifully melancholy ambiance—that it was the perfect tale to be told. What made Jack and Jill who they are? How did they wind up in their magical land? And what went horribly wrong?
We already know how their story ends. But Down Among the Sticks and Bones will break your heart anyway.