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By Peter Straub

ISBN-10: 0385530137

ISBN-13: 9780385530132

The incomparable grasp of horror and suspense returns with a strong, brilliantly terrifying novel that redefines the style in unique and unforeseen ways.

The charismatic and crafty Spenser Mallon is a campus guru within the Nineteen Sixties, attracting the devotion and critical sexual favors of his younger acolytes. After he invitations his so much fervent fans to wait a mystery ritual in an area meadow, the single factor that is still is a gruesomely dismembered body—and the shattered souls of all who have been present.

Years later, one guy makes an attempt to appreciate what occurred to his spouse and to his acquaintances by way of writing a ebook approximately this terrible evening, and it’s via this method that they start to envision the unspeakable occasions that experience sure them in methods they can't fathom, yet that experience haunted each of them via their lives. As all of the previous pals attempts to come back to grips with the darkness of the prior, they locate themselves face-to-face with the evil brought on such a lot of years prior. Unfolding in the course of the person tales of the fated group’s contributors, A darkish topic is an electrical, chilling, and unpredictable novel that might fulfill Peter Straub's many ardent fanatics, and win him legions extra.

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By the time his daughter was in her senior year, he had stopped pretending to do anything out there but drink. When the day’s first bottle became no more than a fond memory, he took off on his round of crummy taverns and bars, scrounging for a couple of dollars he could spend on more alcohol. How guys like that manage to get money is utterly mysterious to me, but good old Carl almost always managed to raise enough to see him through his day’s drinking and still have a few bucks left over. Sometimes he brought home a present to appease the only other person who lived in his hovel, his amazing daughter, the person who, when he was home to eat dinner, cooked it for him and did her best to keep the hovel clean and sanitary.

Spencer Mallon told the Mallon-ites that “everything is everything,” which extended the usual nonpossessive mind-set into the cosmos. Even when I was seventeen I thought all this was claptrap, a variety of nonsense particularly friendly to predators. But I was raised in a reasonable home by reasonable people. Jason Boatman, whom we called “Boats” for two obvious reasons, was being raised almost entirely by his mother, Shirley. We all liked Shirley Boatman, and she liked us back, especially the Eel, but it was no secret that the slight drinking problem she had before her husband deserted her had blossomed into something much more serious after that.

When the ranting woman warned Hootie that Mallon would probably try to move in with one of his group, he flushed with excitement and hoped it would be him! And in fact, not long after the Gorham Street meeting, Spencer Mallon did wind up spending a couple of nights in the basement of Badger Foods, the Blys’ little corner grocery store. Not that I was aware of Mallon’s location, because I was not. The Eel, with whom I had spent nearly every school and weekend night for a year and a half, continued to sit next to me in class, but otherwise acted as though she had embarked on some luxury cruise that I had declined, inexplicably, to share with her.

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