A Winter Haunting
A once-respected college professor and novelist, Dale Stewart has sabotaged his career and his marriage -- and now darkness is closing in on him. In the last hours of Halloween he has returned to the dying town of Elm Haven, his boyhood home, where he hopes to find peace in isolation. But moving into a long-deserted farmhouse on the far outskirts of town -- the one-time residence of a strange and brilliant friend who lost his young life in a grisly "accident" back in the terrible summer of 1960 -- is only the latest in his long succession of recent mistakes. Because Dale is not alone here. He has been followed to this house of shadows by private demons who are now twisting his reality into horrifying new forms. And a thick, blanketing early snow is starting to fall ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - adpaton - LibraryThing
Hmmm... I enjoyed this book enough to finish it before leaving for work but it was not one of Simmon's better efforts. At under 400 pages it is not too long and although not really frightening it is a ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - stacy_chambers - LibraryThing
Engaging, but it didn't do the one thing a horror novel should do. It didn't scare me. The fact that I've seen many of the plot devices before - a man with a past, a haunted house (of course ... Read full review