Inside Room 913

Inside Room 913

by Bruce A. Borders


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780692444894
Publisher: Borders Publishing
Publication date: 09/05/2013
Pages: 154
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.33(d)

About the Author

Bruce A. Borders was born in 1967 in Cape Girardeau, MO. Bruce's childhood years were spent in a number of states, including Missouri, Oregon, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
During his high school years, he was a member of the football, basketball and track teams, involved in various non-athletic activities such as school yearbook production and photography, and won numerous awards for his artistic creations. Bruce graduated Valedictorian in 1984.
While in school, Bruce held three part-time jobs; a store clerk, a janitor, and a dental technician, working about 60-70 hours per week. After graduation he became employed full time as a dental technician. Other jobs have included restaurant manager, carpenter and grocery store cashier. For the past sixteen years, he has worked as a commercial truck driver, logging more than two million miles.
At the age of fifteen, Bruce decided to become a writer. He began by writing songs, news articles and short stories. Eventually, books were added to the list. Over the years, he continued to write and currently has a catalog of more than 500 songs, numerous short stories and over a dozen completed books. He writes on a variety of subjects such as the Bible and politics, as well as fictional novels of legal issues and westerns. Titles include: Inside Room 913, Over My Dead Body, Miscarriage Of Justice, The Journey, and in The Wynn Garrett Series - Mistaken Identity, Holy Terror, Remote Control, Judicial Review, Even Odds, Safety Hazard, and Dark Day.

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Inside Room 913 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 12 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Suspenseful, but dragged out a bit. The events and the shallow character development did not merit that many pages. Nevertheless, it was an entertaining read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Truly great story- unexpected ending.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
At first I thought this would be a three star book. It wasn't spectacular but wasn't bad. But the more I read the more interested I became. Good book!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great story! I almost figured it out, Sort of. And then I read the ending!
ReadersFavorite More than 1 year ago
Reviewed by Jessyca Garcia for Readers' Favorite Inside Room 913 by Bruce A. Borders is a very entertaining mystery. When Cynthia Holt is hired by the Parkview Manor retirement home, she is happy to have a job. The job is easy but the one rule she cannot help being curious about is “to never bother the resident in Room 913.” Cynthia is naturally curious since the room always remains locked and the resident has never been seen. She soon makes it her mission to solve the mystery of Room 913. Inside Room 913 is an easy read and has you guessing till the very end. I was able to figure out half of the mystery before the end, but the end was still a bit of a surprise. I applaud Borders for all the surprises and secrets in this book. This kept me from wanting to put the book down because I had to know if I guessed right or if another secret was revealed. Cynthia Holt is a likeable character. The main thing I liked about her is that she explained her reasons in thinking the way she did. Borders forced me to think in a new way and see things in a different light. This is a good book for young adults or anyone who likes mysteries.
FriendEP More than 1 year ago
Inside Room 913 is a well written mystery with a complicated enough story and a nice ending plot twist. Honestly parts of the set-up before the last chapters when it got really interesting, were a little slow. But it's a short book and too many side plots would have been a distraction.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Is it a mystery? Is it a ghost story? Is there a serial killer on the loose? Is it a fantasy? All of these questions popped into my mind as the story of Inside Room 913 twisted and turned to its surprise conclusion. But I'm not telling. You'll have to enjoy it yourself. And you will.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I had to find out the mystery of room 913. Just had to. So I read the book in just a few days, giving up most of my home life, because this book could not wait. The suspense remains until the end but the author teases the reader by giving away little bits of information, sometimes false, sometimes real. The last chapter comes as a surprise, yet as the only logical explanation. I loved it. Beyond this story, It also made me think that we all have a room 913 in our lives, something that we want to hide from others, a place we crawl in when we want to isolate ourselves. When you finish the book, ask yourself this: what's inside YOUR room 913?
Rebecca_C More than 1 year ago
The opening scene touched me. Like Cynthia, I, too, couldn't bear living in the house where my mother had spent her last few years. Too many painful memories. "Inside Room 91" is an easy book to read. It sprinkles in vivid descriptions throughout. I could picture the room where Cynthia sat on her first day. A dark ceiling is lightened by cobwebs and dust. Nice. It has a few minor punctuation problems, and one point of view change, but other than that, the story was well-written. The story has nice twists throughout. My one complaint was why Cynthia never questioned why someone else was allowed to live on a floor with a man who wanted the world to leave him alone. Especially when the threat of a contagious disease was mentioned. But in all it was a pleasant evening's read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Do you need a quick read for the beach, plane ride or the waiting room? This could be your ticket. It's fast moving, easy to follow and is sprinkled with suspense.  
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I had read this before and left a review. It is an intrequing read for the younger adult. Never put anything past a determined young person. They will find a way. AD
Anonymous More than 1 year ago