In a field not far from the Gibson family home lies an iron-bound crate. Michael somehow understands that hidden inside that crate is potentially his own death, his grandmother's death, and perhaps the deaths of everyone in the valley if he does not come to understand her story well enough.
Stephen King returns to the character and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, The Shining, in this instantly riveting novel about the now middle-aged Dan Torrance and the very special twelve-year-old girl he must save from a tribe of
India Morgan Phelps-Imp to her friends-is schizophrenic. Struggling with her perceptions of reality, Imp must uncover the truth about her encounters with creatures out of myth-or from something far, far stranger...
Out of the flooded streets of Houston, they emerge from plague-ridden waters. Dead. Rotting. Hungry...
The incomparable master of horror and suspense returns with a powerful, brilliantly terrifying novel that redefines the genre in original and unexpected ways.
Built on the Upper West Side, the elegant Breviary claims a regal history. But despite 14B's astonishingly low rental price, the recent tragedy within its walls has frightened away all potential tenants . . . except for Audrey Lucas.
No more than a dark pencil line on a blank page. A horizon line, maybe. But also a slot for blackness to pour through...
A remote and affluent Maine community, Corpus Christi was untouched by the environmental catastrophe that destroyed the neighboring blue-collar town of Bedford. But all that will change in a heartbeat . . .
After a 25-year marriage of profound, sometimes frightening intimacy, Lisey lost her husband, a novelist, a complex man. Lisey knew there was a dark place where he ventured to face his demons
Novel which culls from the histories and mythologies of humankind. it follows the trail of the Mother Spirit of the worst that the world is capable of producing.
Five urban explorers meet up and begin preparations to break into the abandoned Paragon Hotel. But after finding their way inside, it becomes clear that they will get more than they bargained for.
In his latest soul-chilling novel, bestselling author Peter Straub tells of a famous children's book author who, in the wake of a grotesque accident, realizes that the most basic facts of her existence, including her existence itself, have come into
A woman commits suicide for no apparent reason. A week later her troubled fifteen year old son vanishes from the face of the earth. An unusual story.
2002 Bram Stoker Award winner. Cal Prentiss faces another semester of boring classes. But Cal's boredom is shattered when he finds evidence of a murder that occurred in his dorm room over the break.
A man named Shadow is swept into a war between ancient and modern gods.
Bram Stoker Award winner 2000. Three friends are determined to see the Traveling Vampire Show when it arrives in the summer of 1963. Their efforts yield far more than they ever imagined.
For more than two decades Peter Straub has engrossed, entertained, and terrified us with his dazzling blend of cool artistry and mad, spine-tingling imagination.
A chilling story of ghosts and horror told as only the Master can tell it.
Concluding the saga of Solomon, Erich, and Miriam, Dusk begins as they land on Nosy Mangabe, an island off the coast of Madagascar. Along with their mysterious Malagasy guide Bruqah, 144 Jews, 40 heavily armed Nazis, and Erich's crack canine unit, the three fight to find a place in this strange new world, while also fighting to stay alive.
A story about a trip down death row in 1930s Georgia. Done as a serial story, part 1 of 6.
A story about a trip down death row in 1930s Georgia. Done as a serial story, part 3 of 6.
A story about a trip down death row in 1930s Georgia. Done as a serial story, part 4 of 6.
A story about a trip down death row in 1930s Georgia. Done as a serial story, part 5 of6.
A story about a trip down death row in 1930s Georgia. Done as a serial story, part 6 of 6.
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