House of Windows ebook
by John Langan
House of Windows book. After reading, and greatly enjoying John Langan's THE FISHERMAN, I was looking forward to reading his first novel, HOUSE OF WINDOWS.
House of Windows book. The story involves a married couple, Roger (age 65) and Veronica (age 26) Croydon. Another central character is Roger's grown son from his first marriage, Ted. Ted is a special forces soldier who is killed by an RPG in Afghanistan shortly after 9/11.
com John Langan is a writer of superb literary horror. Both House of Windows and The Fisherman are dark and unsettling contemporary masterpieces. Peter Straub, New York Times bestselling author For the last few years, Veronica Croydon has been at the center of scandal, first as the younger woman for whom her famous professor left his wife, and then as his apparent widow.
I think John Langan's short fiction is more successful than this, but for those of us who like intelligent horror fiction this flawed novel is a gem to be relished. 3 people found this helpful.
In stock on September 17, 2018. I think John Langan's short fiction is more successful than this, but for those of us who like intelligent horror fiction this flawed novel is a gem to be relished.
The house-my awareness of the house, the thousand threads that wove my nerves into its walls and windows, had changed. Instead of that sense of the house just beyond the edges of my skin, now it seemed to press against me. Not panicking was taking more of an effort. Everything in front of me, grass, trees, road, the house across the road, was surrounded by haze-a kind of mist shot through with rainbow streaks-the way things are when you're trying to see through a window that hasn't been cleaned properly. My skin was growing hot-hotter, as if the substance coating it were heating.
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House of windows : a novel. the world, of phantasmal visions, a family curse, and a house. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books.
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Reissue with New Material: a new introduction written by Adam Nevill and a reading group guide provided by the author. Sales History of Title: House of Windows was published previously by Nightshade Press
Reissue with New Material: a new introduction written by Adam Nevill and a reading group guide provided by the author. Sales History of Title: House of Windows was published previously by Nightshade Press. Bookscan sales report 1274 copies net. -Author Strong Sales History: Langan recently had his second novel, The Fisherman, published by a very tiny press that got almost no distribution and rushed the book out, but it net 691 copies on Bookscan since June 2016.