June 23rd, 2021
Home | Log in!

On Top Shelf
Sandra BrownSandra Brown
Fresh Pick
LORD ARES
LORD ARES

New Books This Week

Latest Articles

Reviewer Application


Pick up great June books for summer reading

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
A theme-park princess. A real-life prince.


slideshow image
Can two stubborn adults let down their guard long enough to let love in again?


slideshow image
A modern-day fairy tale of hope and rescue from NYT bestselling author Rachel Hauck


slideshow image
A journey to the lush vineyards of Tuscany—and into the mysteries of a tragic family secret.


slideshow image
Can a one-time enemy to protect them?


slideshow image
When the battle is for love, the one who surrenders wins. But who will lay down arms first? And whose heart will break wide open?


Home Before Dark by Riley Sager

Purchase

Add to Wish List


Also by Riley Sager:

Home Before Dark, September 2021
Trade Size / e-Book
Survive the Night, July 2021
Hardcover / e-Book
Home Before Dark, July 2020
Hardcover / e-Book
Lock Every Door, May 2020
Trade Size / e-Book / audiobook (reprint)
Lock Every Door, July 2019
Hardcover / e-Book
The Last Time I Lied, July 2018
Hardcover / e-Book
Final Girls, February 2018
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
Final Girls, July 2017
Hardcover / e-Book

Home Before Dark
Riley Sager

Dutton
July 2020
On Sale: June 30, 2020
Featuring: Maggie Holt
384 pages
ISBN: 1524745170
EAN: 9781524745172
Kindle: B07Z2TY6HV
Hardcover / e-Book
Add to Wish List

Thriller

In the latest thriller from New York Times bestseller Riley Sager, a woman returns to the house made famous by her father’s bestselling horror memoir. Is the place really haunted by evil forces, as her father claimed? Or are there more earthbound—and dangerous—secrets hidden within its walls?

What was it like? Living in that house.

Maggie Holt is used to such questions. Twenty-five years ago, she and her parents, Ewan and Jess, moved into Baneberry Hall, a rambling Victorian estate in the Vermont woods. They spent three weeks there before fleeing in the dead of night, an ordeal Ewan later recounted in a nonfiction book called House of Horrors. His tale of ghostly happenings and encounters with malevolent spirits became a worldwide phenomenon, rivaling The Amityville Horror in popularity—and skepticism.

Today, Maggie is a restorer of old homes and too young to remember any of the events mentioned in her father’s book. But she also doesn’t believe a word of it. Ghosts, after all, don’t exist. When Maggie inherits Baneberry Hall after her father’s death, she returns to renovate the place to prepare it for sale. But her homecoming is anything but warm. People from the past, chronicled in House of Horrors, lurk in the shadows. And locals aren’t thrilled that their small town has been made infamous thanks to Maggie’s father. Even more unnerving is Baneberry Hall itself—a place filled with relics from another era that hint at a history of dark deeds. As Maggie experiences strange occurrences straight out of her father’s book, she starts to believe that what he wrote was more fact than fiction.

Alternating between Maggie’s uneasy homecoming and chapters from her father’s book, Home Before Dark is the story of a house with long-buried secrets and a woman’s quest to uncover them—even if the truth is far more terrifying than any haunting.

Comments

No comments posted.

Registered users may leave comments.
Log in or register now!

© 2003-2021 off-the-edge.net  all rights reserved Privacy Policy