Suffer the Children

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Random House Publishing Group, Oct 27, 2010 - Fiction - 384 pages
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One hundred years ago in Port Arbello a pretty little girl began to scream. And struggle. And die. No one heard. No one saw. Just one man whose guilty heart burst in pain as he dashed himself to death in the sea. Now something peculiar is happening in Port Arbello. The children are disappearing, one by one. An evil history is repeating itself. And one strange, terrified child has ended her silence with a scream that began a hundred years ago.

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I’m not exactly sure how long this book was on my wish list, but it’s been there awhile. I actually found it at the library and was super excited to read it. It was pretty good. It didn’t blow me away ... Read full review

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this outstanding first novel shows what is to come, complete with the interlocking of evil presences overtaking the "good" Elizabeth. And in his first tim at bat, he leaves us with the4 ambiguity that ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

John Saul’s first novel, Suffer the Children, was an immediate million-copy bestseller. His other bestselling suspense novels include Perfect Nightmare, Black Creek Crossing, and The Presence. He is also the author of the New York Times bestselling serial thriller The Blackstone Chronicles, initially published in six installments but now available in one complete volume. Saul divides his time between Seattle and Hawaii.

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