AN ALIAS FOR THE ANGEL
Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine March/April 2023
In 19th century Russia, fourteen year old Sveta's peasant family has disappeared, winter is coming hard, and a mysterious stranger is found collapsed over the fencepost. As she nurses him back to health, Sveta wonders if he will be her savior or the Angel of Death.
Setting: 19th century Russia
Genres: historical suspense
Main Characters: Sveta and Chaim