A catastrophe had struck Hampstead, Connecticut every thirty years since its foundation 300 years before - yet only Graham Williams, a writer and descendant of one of the original founders, had looked into the 'black summers' and their mysterious origins....
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A deliciously imaginative story of hauntings and monsters. ("San Francisco Chronicle") Here is a novel guaranteed to double the national nightmare quotient, so watch out. ("Cosmopolitan")About the Author:
Born in Milwaukee, Peter Straub is the author of fifteen novels, which have been translated into more than twenty languages. He has won the British Fantasy Award, two Bram Stoker awards and two World Fantasy awards. His most recent publications are his acclaimed novel Mr X, a collection of short stories, Magic Terror, and Black House, the international bestselling novel that he co-wrote with Stephen King.
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Book Description G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 2227142