Peter Straub Ghost Story

ISBN 13: 9781455830190

Ghost Story

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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.

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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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