Psycho

Psycho

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by Robert Bloch
     
 

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It was a dark and stormy night when Mary Crane glimpsed the unlit neon sign announcing the vacancy at the Bates motel. Exhausted, lost, and at the end of her rope, she was eager for a hot shower and a bed for the night.

Her room was musty but clean and the plumbing worked. Norman Bates, the manager, seemed nice, if a little odd.See more details below

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It was a dark and stormy night when Mary Crane glimpsed the unlit neon sign announcing the vacancy at the Bates motel. Exhausted, lost, and at the end of her rope, she was eager for a hot shower and a bed for the night.

Her room was musty but clean and the plumbing worked. Norman Bates, the manager, seemed nice, if a little odd.

Editorial Reviews

New York Times Book Review
Icily terrifying.
From the Publisher
"Icily terrifying!" —The New York Times

"Psycho all came from Robert Bloch's book." —Alfred Hitchcock

"A terribly chilling tale." —Bestsellers

"Robert Bloch is one of the all-time masters." —Peter Straub

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780884110774
Publisher:
Amereon LTD.
Publication date:
04/01/1984
Pages:
223

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Stephen King
[To a horror junkie,] Bob Bloch was the pusher with the best stuff. he was a man of wit and gentleness and great, great talent.
From the Publisher
"Psycho all came from Robert Bloch's book." -Alfred Hitchcock

"Icily terrifying!" -The New York Times

"Robert Bloch is one of the all-time masters." -Peter Straub

Harlan Ellison
America's acknowledged King of Terror.
Richard Matheson
Robert Bloch is one of the giants of imaginative literature.

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