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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The House of Stairs is a story tells you about different aspects of human behavior and their turnovers with demanding situation. Boys and girls stuck in a place in the middle of nowhere and they have ... Read full review

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Five kids, strangers to each other, are shut without explanation into a house of stairs--rather, a huge, seemingly never-ending chamber that has stairs leading up and down forever. After conversing ... 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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