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The twilight pariah /

by Ford, Jeffrey [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : A Tom Doherty Associates Book, [eptember 2017]Edition: First edition.Description: 169 pages ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780765397348; 076539734X.Subject(s): College students -- Fiction | Good and evil -- Fiction | FICTION / Fantasy / Dark Fantasy | FICTION / Horror | Novels | Fantasy fiction | Horror fiction | Novels | Fantasy fiction | Fiction | Horror fiction | Horror fictionSummary: All Maggie, Russell, and Henry wanted out of their last college vacation was to get drunk and play archaeologist in an old house in the woods outside of town. When they excavate the mansion's outhouse they find way more than they bargained for: a sealed bottle filled with a red liquid, along with the bizarre skeleton of a horned child.
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<p> "Poignant and punchy." -- The New York Times </p> <p>Three friends go looking for treasure and find horror in Jeffrey Ford's The Twilight Pariah .</p> <p>All Maggie, Russell, and Henry wanted out of their last college vacation was to get drunk and play archaeologist in an old house in the woods outside of town. When they excavate the mansion's outhouse they find way more than they bargained for: a sealed bottle filled with a red liquid, along with the bizarre skeleton of a horned child</p> <p>Disturbing the skeleton throws each of their lives into a living hell. They feel followed wherever they go, their homes are ransacked by unknown intruders, and people they care about are brutally, horribly dismembered. The three friends awakened something, a creature that will stop at nothing to retrieve its child.</p>

"A Tor.com book"--Title page verso.

All Maggie, Russell, and Henry wanted out of their last college vacation was to get drunk and play archaeologist in an old house in the woods outside of town. When they excavate the mansion's outhouse they find way more than they bargained for: a sealed bottle filled with a red liquid, along with the bizarre skeleton of a horned child.

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