Hans is out with his dad hunting boars for the feast they will be having soon. He and his brother are taking turns at killing them. But the last one they killed wasn't really a pig. It had the face and the fur but it walked on two legs and wore clothes. They decide to head for home.
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On the trip home they find a dead woman and take her back to the house, too. But the house is empty, as is the whole village. Pa is shocked and upset. The boys sneak out to go find the people. Instead, they walk into a trap...
This is an exciting tale with monsters and dragons and determined humans. It was a good read.