Ghost Story

Ghost Story

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by Peter Straub, Buck Schirner
     
 

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For four aging men in the terror-stricken town of Milburn, New York, an act inadvertently carried out in their youth has come back to haunt them. Now they are about to learn what happens to those who believe they can bury the past - and get away with murder.
Peter Straub's classic bestseller is a work of "superb horror" (The Washington Post Book World) that, like… See more details below

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For four aging men in the terror-stricken town of Milburn, New York, an act inadvertently carried out in their youth has come back to haunt them. Now they are about to learn what happens to those who believe they can bury the past - and get away with murder.
Peter Straub's classic bestseller is a work of "superb horror" (The Washington Post Book World) that, like any good ghost story, stands the test of time - and conjures our darkest fears and nightmares.

Editorial Reviews

Peter S. Prescott
Gave me bad dreams the first night out...the best thing of its kind since Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House. -- Newsweek
Christopher Lehmann-haupt
I jumped six inches...when someone came up behind the chair when I was reading it and announced that dinner was ready. -- The New York Times
From the Publisher
“The terror just mounts and mounts.”—Stephen King
 
“The scariest book I’ve ever read...It crawls under your skin and into your dreams.”—Chicago Sun-Times
 
“Not since Edgar Allan Poe has an author taken such liberties with his readers’ nerves...A masterwork of horror.”—Cosmopolitan
 
“One of the most frightening novels you will ever read.”—The Dallas Morning News
 
“The best thing of its kind since Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House.”—Newsweek
 
“Superb horror.”—The Washington Post Book World

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455830190
Publisher:
Brilliance Audio
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Edition description:
Unabridged
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.30(d)

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