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The Resource The Loney

The Loney

Label
The Loney
Title
The Loney
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Summary
Winner of the Costa First Novel Award A Best Book of the Year, London Times and Daily Mail | An Exceptional Novel, Sunday Times Best Book of the Year, British Book Industry Awards | A Best Summer Book, Publishers Weekly "The terrors of this novel feel timeless . . . There are abominations here, and miracles."—New York Times Book Review "An amazing piece of fiction."—Stephen King "Completely terrifying."—Paula Hawkins | "Vibrantly written." —Entertainment Weekly "Stunning" —Jeff VanderMeer When Smith was a boy, he and his family went on an Easter pilgrimage with their local parish to the Loney, a bleak stretch of the English coastline, to visit an ancient shrine, in search of healing for Smith's disabled brother. But the locals were none too pleased to welcome them, and the two brothers soon became entangled in a troubling morass of dangerous rituals. For years after, Smith carries the burden of what happened that spring. And when he hears that the body of a young child has been found during a storm at the Loney, he's forced to reckon with his darkest secrets, no matter the cost. "The masterpiece by which Hurley will enter the Guild of the Gothic" (Guardian), The Loney marks the arrival of a remarkable new talent. "Fans of Shirley Jackson are sure to savor . . . Tight, suspenseful writing makes this masterful novel unsettling in the most compelling way."—Washington Post
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Hurley, Andrew Michael
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dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Horror
  • Literature
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The Loney
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:a49c1e24-2333-4a29-ba44-2ae9cbffd3f0
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780544746817
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Loney
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a49c1e24-2333-4a29-ba44-2ae9cbffd3f0
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780544746817
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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