Adams, Guy The World House

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The World House

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9780007345045: The World House

There is a box. Inside that box is a door. Beyond that door is a house.

In some rooms forests grow. In some, prisoners wait.

At the top of the house, a prisoner sits behind a locked door waiting for a key to turn. The day that happens, the world will end…

File under: Modern Fantasy [Worlds within Worlds / Prison Break / Exploring the Unknown / Dark Powers]

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"Playful, intriguing and a barrel of laughs, The World House is a quirky, tumbling box of delights full of adorable eccentrics on a wild, wild ride. It really knocked me in the lobes! Great fun!"
- Stephen Volk

“a fearless grand adventure of escalating escapades and escapes so hair-raising that his deranged imagination is barely able to contain them all… it’s a fearless, hurtling hell of a debut.”
- Christopher Fowler

Praise for Guy Adams:

“a superb stand-alone novel, that uses the tried and tested premise of the haunted house to scare the fertiliser out of us.”
- Bookstove, reviewing Torchwood: The House that Jack Built

“highly acclaimed companion”
- Total Scifi Online, reviewing Life On Mars: The Official Companion

About the Author:

In a varied career, Guy trained and worked as an actor for twelve years before becoming a full-time writer. He mugged someone on Emmerdale, performed a dance routine as Hitler and spent eighteen months touring his own comedy material around clubs and theatres. He is the author of the best-selling Rules of Modern Policing: 1973 Edition, a spoof police manual “written by” DCI Gene Hunt of Life On Mars. He’s has also written a two-volume series companion to that; a Torchwood novel, The House That Jack Built; and The Case Notes of Sherlock Holmes, a fictional facsimile of a scrapbook kept by Doctor John Watson. He’s also the current chairman of the British Fantasy Society.

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