Peter Straub Ghost Story

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Ghost Story

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Questions arise concerning the connections between a strangely detached young girl's captivity in a seedy Florida motel, a death that occurs at a party for a visiting actress, and a young California instructor's obsession with one of his students

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Peter Straub is a New York Times bestselling author, most famous for his work in the horror genre being honored as a grand master at the 1998 World Horror Convention. He has won the World Fantasy Award for Koko (1989), and the Bram Stoker Award for his novels The Throat (1993), Mr. X.(1999) and Lost Boy, Lost Girl (2003) as well as for his collection of short stories, 5 Stories (2007). He lives in New York City.

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“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

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