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The girl next door

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Suburbia. Shady, tree-lined streets, well-tended lawns, and cozy homes. A nice, quiet place to grow up. Unless you are teenage Meg or her crippled sister, Susan. On a dead-end street, in the dark, damp basement of the Chandler house, Meg and Susan are left captive to the savage whims and rages of a distant aunt who is rapidly descending into madness. It is a madness that infects all three of her sons and finally the entire neighborhood. Only one troubled boy stands hesitantly between Meg and Susan and their cruel, torturous deaths. A boy with a very adult decision to make . . .
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Full title girl next door
Author ketchum jack
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Last Update 2018-05-26 23:36:46PM
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A teenage girl is held captive and brutally tortured by neighborhood children. Based on a true story, this shocking novel reveals the depravity of which we are all capable.

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subject_facet Horror fiction, Horror tales, American, Nineteen fifties -- Fiction, Prisoners -- Fiction, Sisters -- Fiction
title_display The girl next door
title_full The Girl Next Door, The girl next door / Jack Ketchum ; introduction by Stephen King, The girl next door [electronic resource] / Jack Ketchum
title_short The girl next door
topic_facet Fiction, Horror, Horror tales, American, Nineteen fifties, Prisoners, Sisters