This tale of supernatural horror from the author of Koko, The Talisman and Mr X. concerns two boys at a New England boarding school. Del introduces Tom to his world of magic tricks. But at Shadowland - Del's uncle's lakeside estate - their hobby suddenly takes on much more sinister tones.
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Review: ShadowlandUser Review - Sbussey - Goodreads
This was very engaging most of the way through. I was sorry I read it slowly because I lost the thread between the current characters and the past. Or maybe that wasn't my fault.... Read full review
Review: ShadowlandUser Review - Kirsten - Goodreads
This is one of my favorite of Peter Straub's novels. It's a creepy take on the idea of the Sorcerer's Apprentice -- only in this case, the sorcerer may be more dangerous than anything his apprentice ... Read full review