The waking dark by Robin Wasserman

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Subjects:

  • Science fiction,
  • Death,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Murder,
  • City and town life,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Accelerated Reader UG 5.8 19 19 164624

Book details

StatementRobin Wasserman
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W25865 Wak 2013
The Physical Object
Pagination454 pages
Number of Pages454
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27150175M
ISBN 100375868771, 0375968776
ISBN 109780375868771, 9780375968778
LC Control Number2012032802
OCLC/WorldCa809988965

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A taut, haunting read, The Waking Dark is “a horror story worthy of Stephen King” (Booklist) and will appeal to the readers of Gillian Flynn and Rick Yancey. They called it the killing day. Twelve people dead, all in the space of a few hours.

Five murderers: neighbors, relatives, friends. Waking Up to the Dark is a book for those of us who awaken in the night and don’t know why we can’t get back to sleep, and a book for those of us who have grown uncomfortable in real darkness—which we so rarely experience these days, since our first impulse is always to turn on the light.

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