andreakeenan, March 7, 2007 (view all comments by andreakeenan)
i rarely run accross a book that will still scare the hell out of me, no matter how many times i read it. this is one of those books. i highly recommend it for any lover of the horror genre.
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by Publishers Weekly,
by Cedar Rapids Gazette,
"A horrible delight...don't read late at night or without locking all your doors."
by Chicago Tribune,
"Eerie...ought to chill the cockles of many a heart."
by Cincinnati Enquirer,
"A master...he'll catch you in his web and reach you at an elemental level where there is no defense."
by Los Angeles Times,
"A master of the craft."
by Dallas Times-Herald,
Never trust your heart to the New York Times bestselling master of suspense, Stephen King. Especially with an anthology that features the classic stories "Children of the Corn," "The Lawnmower Man," "Graveyard Shift," "The Mangler," and "Sometimes They Come Back" — which were all made into hit horror films.
From the depths of darkness, where hideous rats defend their empire, to dizzying heights, where a beautiful girl hangs by a hair above a hellish fate, this chilling collection of twenty short stories will plunge readers into the subterranean labyrinth of the most spine-tingling, eerie imagination of our time.
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