Black House

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Orion, 2012 - Ex-police officers - 819 pages
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A comfortable, solid, middle-American town - inhabited by a serial killer...

Children are disappearing, lost to the world, horrifically murdered.

The best clue the detectives have - a serial killer from a century ago.

Jack Sawyer, retired from the LAPD at 35, plagued by visions of another world.

As a child, Jack visited the Territories, a menacing place of violence and madness, to save his dying mother. Now, if the latest child victim is to be saved, Jack must retrieve his lost childhood memories, and revisit the one place he hoped never to see again.

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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

Even a blind man can see that this book is much better than it's predecessor, The Talisman! Jack Sawyer is back! Now he is a coppiceman and he must stop the Fisherman! And Gorg and Mr. Munshun too ... Read full review

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User Review  - dickmanikowski - LibraryThing

I grabbed this book on the recommendation of a friend, and it started out interestingly. The author presents some interesting theories regarding race and culture. While his theories seem convincing ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Stephen King (Author)
Stephen King is the author of more than 40 novels and 200 short stories. In 2003 he received the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, in Bangor, Maine.

Peter Straub (Author)
Peter Straub was born and educated in Wisconsin, and lived in Dublin and London before settling in New York. Author of a string of bestselling novels, he is the recipient of five BRAM STOKER AWARDS and the two-times winner of the International HORROR GUILD AWARD. www.peterstraub.net

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