A jilted Chintana attends a party where she and five orphans find themselves at the mercy of a mysterious storyteller. The unnamed storyteller brings with him a menacing black box that contains a uniquely dangerous weapon. Mark Z. Danielewski (House of Leaves) is known for his unusual methods of storytelling. In The Fifty Year Sword, he "stitches" together snippets of five different accounts of what happened to make a complete story.
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