House of stairs

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Puffin Books, Apr 1, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 166 pages
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Five sixteen-year-old orphans of widely varying personality characteristics are involuntarily placed in a house of endless stairs as subjects for a psychological experiment on conditioned human response. An ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Reissue.

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Writing I like William Sleator's style of writing. - Goodreads
Plot Starting out, the plot was really weird. - Goodreads
The ending is very good also. - Goodreads
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Another William Sleator book in my collection and another great book. Since reading Singularity as a child, I've been meaning to read the rest of Sleator's works. House of Stairs is the third book I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marian Perera - Goodreads

If you are ever forced to choose which futuristic dystopia you'll live in, that of The Hunger Games or that of William Sleator's House of Stairs, please, please pick Panem. Even if you're chosen as a ... Read full review



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Author William Sleator was born on February 13, 1945 in Harve de Grace, Maryland. In 1967, he received a BA in English from Harvard University. He mainly writes science fiction novels for young adults. Family relatonships are often a theme in his works. Sleator resides in both Boston, Massachuesetts and Thailand.

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